Built-in Social Tools Are Coming to New Toyotas
May 23, 2011 by Kevin Michael Gray
Toyota to set up social networking service
TOKYO -- Toyota is setting up a social networking service with the help of a U.S. Internet company and Microsoft so drivers can interact with their cars in a way that's similar to posting on Facebook or Twitter.
Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corp. ( TM - news - people ) and Salesforce.com ( CRM - news - people ), based in San Francisco, announced their alliance Monday to launch 'Toyota Friend,' a private social network for Toyota owners. READ THE FULL ARTICLE