Category: Sat Nav News

Lovecases now stocking sat nav cases

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Lovecases, the popular online case provider, have announced that they are now going to be stocking robust cases for popular sat nav systems. Tomtom, Garmin, Navigon, Navman and more device cases are now available from the website, made by brands like Case logic, Krusell and Hama. Sat navs have..

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Europe’s first sat nav satellites have finally been launched

Posted on 01st March 2012 by ConnorSephton satellite

Just a matter of months ago, the very first satellite navigation satellites ere launched from a Russian rocket. The Galileo spacecraft will provide independence for Europe from America’s GPS system. When the satellite is complete, the European satellite network will be considerably more accurate, and able to pinpoint locations..

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CoPilot Live to go freemium in March

Posted on 01st March 2012 by ConnorSephton copilot

The popular navigation app for smart phones, CoPilot Live, will go freemium next month. It will offer a system that has fewer features, but enough to work well and provide you with the navigation assistance that you need. Users will be able to buy in for £20 to the..

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Renault plans to incorporate iPhone sat nav app into its new Twingo

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The French car manufacturer Renault has decided that CoPilot Live will be the app that runs the new sat nav system incorporated into its new Twingo model. The hatchback vehicle will use an Oxygen Audio System to incorporate speech functions and full sat nav capabilities directly into the car...

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Order your lunch from your sat nav

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Japan are offering yet another innovative device, well before the west have even begun to think about something like this – they are now testing a sat nav system that lets motorists order fast food and a range of other kinds of food directly from their sat nav. The..

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Tom Tom under pressure as smartphones dominate sat nav market

Posted on 01st March 2012 by ConnorSephton sgps

The struggling Dutch sat nav manufacturer Tom Tom is under increasing pressure to alter its business model, after smart phones began dominating the sat nav market. The manufacturer has said that sales and profits have recently begun to fall, and will continue to do so throughout 2012 as more..

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Clarkson’s sat nav kit causes BBC row

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buy marlboro cigarettes online p>The Top Gear special edition Tom  Tom sat nav system has been canned by BBC bosses, after the Clarkson voice kit caused a row that went straight to the top of the BBC. The director general of the BBC, Mark Thompson, has been forced to..

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Bosch releases sat nav app

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Bosch may not come to mind when you think of sat nav apps, but the audio giant has released an app for the iPhone that is more than reasonable. The Navigation 1.5 software offers core features that you would expect from a sat nav application. It includes address searching..

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