US Patent No. 9,363,318

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR LAUNCHING AN APPLICATION


Patent No. 9,363,318
Issue Date June 07, 2016
Title Method And System For Launching An Application
Inventorship Thomas Nelson, Plymouth, MI (US)
David Anthony Hatton, Berkley, MI (US)
William Donald Hass, Ypsilanti, MI (US)
Hussein F. Nasrallah, Dearborn Heights, MI (US)
Assignee Ford Global Technologies, LLC, Dearborn, MI (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,363,318

1. A vehicle computing system comprising:
a controller communicating with a transceiver and programed to:
in response to a portion of a first application being downloaded at the controller, configure a wireless signal with a first
application identifier that uniquely identifies the first application to be launched at a nomadic device;

broadcast the wireless signal including the first application identifier via the transceiver; and
receive data associated with the first application launched at the nomadic device.