Today Faurecia Aptoide Automotive, the leading automotive App Store, announces its most recent partnership with Deutsche Welle (DW), an unbiased German media organization, which will allow vehicle users worldwide to have access to the latest news and information directly in their cars.
“As an international broadcaster, it’s DW’s mission to offer unbiased news to people everywhere they go – or in this case, drive. That’s why we are very excited to partner with Faurecia Aptoide and make our news and video app available for in-car use. With the DW News app, OEMs can turn a car into a source of free information in 32 languages.”, says Benjamin Schnabel, Head of Digital Partnerships and New Business at Deutsche Welle
DW is renowned for its reliable and unbiased news and information worldwide. DW’s portfolio includes TV channels in English, Arabic, Spanish and German, as well as audio and online content in 32 languages. DW covers everything from arts, culture and sports to business, politics, science and technology.
“We are extremely proud to offer to the car users an easy access to high quality and unbiased news content of such a renowned media organization. This partnership with DW will, for sure, change the way car users get their news.”, said Thijs van Herkhuizen, General Manager of Faurecia Aptoide Automotive.
Deutsche Welle joins Faurecia Aptoide’s ecosystem to provide news and information to vehicle users worldwide in 30+ languages – all through the infotainment system of the users’ vehicles.
Faurecia Aptoide offers carmakers and their customers a secure, connected and upgradeable App Store managed through an intuitive HMI. The App Store ecosystem of more than 230 apps covers a range of needs and use cases, empowering the OEMs to offer their customers the best content in different regions.
About Faurecia Aptoide
Faurecia Aptoide is a joint venture between Faurecia and Aptoide. Faurecia has grown to become a major player in the global automotive industry. With 266 industrial sites, 39 R&D centres and 114,000 employees in 35 countries, Faurecia is a global leader in its four areas of business: seating, interiors, Clarion Electronics and clean mobility.
Aptoide is the 3rd largest Android App Store in the world and is the game-changing Android App Store. With over 300 million users, 7 billion downloads and 1 million apps, Aptoide provides an alternative way to discover apps and games, with no geo-restrictions and one of the best malware detection systems in the market.
More about Faurecia Aptoide: www.faurecia-aptoide.com
About Deutsche Welle
DW – Made for minds
DW is Germany’s international broadcaster. Our job? Ensuring freedom of opinion around the world with unbiased news and information. Nearly 290 million people rely on our TV, online and radio coverage each week to make up their own minds. DW Akademie trains journalists worldwide and supports the development of free media. DW’s global staff is made up of nearly 3,000 people from more than 60 countries.