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GPS helps Warwickshire dementia patients

Sat-nav tracking is being used to help give peace of mind to dementia patients and their families.
27 Aug 2009
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TomTom comes to the iPhone

The sat nav giant has brought its services to the iPhone in the form of a dedicated app.
17 Aug 2009
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Top mobile sat nav software

There’s nothing worse than turning up to a meeting late because you couldn’t find the venue. Here's the best navigation software and devices to ensure…
13 May 2009
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Business strategy

TomTom and Microsoft declare patent war ceasefire

The two companies settle instead of undergoing a costly open source patent war.
31 Mar 2009
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ASDA maps out UK mobile first

The supermarket chain has become the first UK retailer to use the latest location-based advertising technology to help customers find their nearest st…
14 Jan 2009
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Network & Internet

TomTom unveils online route planner

Sat nav giant launches free web-based route planner to compete with the likes of Google Maps.
4 Dec 2008
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Nokia studies traffic with GPS-enabled mobiles

The handset maker has launched a research project that uses data from car drivers to help ease congestion.
11 Nov 2008
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Royal Mail gets itself a CoPilot

Delivery company makes major in-vehicle satellite navigation investment to streamline its business and offer near real-time parcel tracking for custom…
3 Oct 2008
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Mobile

EU starts looking for Galileo suppliers

The European Union has advertised a contract for the first part of the £2.4 billion satellite navigation project.
2 Jul 2008
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News

Microsoft launch targets your ‘sat nav’

The software giant continues to pursue device domination with the launch of its first embedded operating system optimised specifically for portable na…
16 Jun 2008
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Business strategy

ABI maps out prosperous future for sat-nav

The personal navigation device market is thriving and will surpass 100 million units by 2011 according to the latest set of predictions from ABI Resea…
9 Nov 2007
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Garmin tops TomTom offer for Tele Atlas

The €2.3 billion offer trumps €1.8 billion offer from rival TomTom back in July, with the market expecting a bidding war to commence.
1 Nov 2007
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Europeans back European SatNav system

Galileo project wins backing from 80 per cent of respondents in survey as politicians delay funding debate until October.
6 Jun 2007
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Business strategy

How Tesco uses sat nav to deliver your shopping

Case Study: Grocery giant Tesco, faced with a logistical challenge service a massive South London delivery area, successfully integrated an off-the-sh…
6 Jun 2007
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News

Galileo sat-nav faces "grave crisis"

European satellite navigation program continues to suffer delays as contractors look unlikely to meet planning deadline.
9 May 2007
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Mobile

Sat nav systems at risk from hackers

In-car route-planning equipment could be the next target for hackers after researchers expose wireless data vulnerability.
29 Mar 2007
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Orange unveils Sat Nav offering

The mobile phone giant has launched a new downloadable application that will make it easier for business users to know where they're going
2 Nov 2006