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Digital lifestyle at the BMW Group: Seamless in-car integration of Amazon Alexa.

Munich/Seattle,  September 27, 2017. The BMW Group is systematically expanding the intelligent connectivity capabilities of its vehicles by seamlessly integrating the highly versatile Alexa, Amazon’s voice-controlled personal assistant, into all BMW and MINI models from mid-2018.

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Charging ahead - The MINI goes electric.

Munich, Germany,  October 16, 2016. Head of MINI brand management Sebastian Mackensen and Head of MINI series management Peter Wolf preview the first plug-in hybrid model by the British premium brand.

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MINI AND HAX ANNOUNCE COMPANIES IN FIRST COHORT FOR URBAN-X STARTUP ACCELERATOR

Woodcliff Lake, NJ,  April 25, 2016. MINI and HAX, a division of venture capital firm SOSV, today shared the names of several companies that are participating in the first cohort of the URBAN-X startup accelerator program.

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MINI AND HAX JOIN FORCES TO INVEST IN THE FUTURE OF CITIES 

Woodcliff Lake, NJ,  January 15, 2016. MINI and HAX, a division of venture capital firm SOSV, today announced the launch of a startup accelerator program to support, educate, and invest in compelling new businesses. 

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MINI USA SHOWCASES THE FUTURE OF IN-CAR CONNECTIVITY AND DISPLAY WITH MINI AUGMENTED VISION POWERED BY MINI CONNECTED

Woodcliff Lake, NJ,  April 19, 2015. MINI USA today revealed its highly innovative MINI Augmented Vision powered by MINI Connected. 

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MINI AUGMENTED VISION: A REVOLUTIONARY DISPLAY CONCEPT OFFERING ENHANCED COMFORT AND SAFETY.

Munich, Germany,  April 9, 2015. MINI is revealing the shape of things to come at the Auto Shanghai show with a pioneering innovation.

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Never seen before: The MINI Collection Screendancer turns iTunes* into a dance floor. Music videos meet online shopping.

Munich, Germany,  December 8, 2014. MINI Collection is breaking new ground with the “MINI Collection Screendancer” – an innovative way to shop for fashion and accessories using iTunes. 

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BMW CONNECTEDDRIVE BRINGS SPOTIFY INTO THE CAR

Woodcliff Lake, NJ,  November 18, 2014. BMW announced today that Spotify – the world’s leading music streaming service – can now be brought into the car, delivering the perfect music for every journey. 

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AND: ACTION! NEW MINI CONNECTED READY APP ENABLES GOPRO CAMERAS TO BE CONTROLLED USING THE MINI OPERATING SYSTEM

Woodcliff Lake, NJ,  June 12, 2014. The MINI has never exactly been camera-shy. Now the current models of the British premium can be featured on film in an even more exciting way - thanks to MINI Connected.

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MINI and United Visual Artists present PARALLELS inspired by MINI Connected at the Salone del Mobile 2014.

Munich, Germany,  April 7, 2014. MINI is once again using the Salone del Mobile to showcase its visionary design perspectives with an impressive installation. The MINI design team fronted by Head of MINI Design Anders Warming has joined forces with London-based art and design collective United Visual Artists (UVA) to present PARALLELS.

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