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Car Technology Choice Study Shows Low Interest in Navigation Functions – Inside GNSS

But without those of us with the foresight to push and push, we would still be trying to breed faster horses as the wise men of the cities advocated not much more than 100 years ago. Continue reading

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Six Navigation Features To Look For In Your Next Car – Forbes

How would you feel if you bought a nice VW Golf and found that the mobile mount only supports an iPhone 4? Continue reading

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Bucks County Residents Injured In Bus Crash File Lawsuit Against GPS … – CBS Local

They claim GPS companies have a duty to warn of height restrictions. Source: philadelphia.cbslocal.com This is really interesting. I wonder if this is a personal navigation device they are complaining about or a Fleet Management system. From my experience car … Continue reading

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CES 2015: Connected car tech to watch – ZDNet

This is a natural progression which leads to a car that you not only get into to enjoy driving (sorry Public Transport, you need to learn from this because man’s love affair with the car will not be going away any time soon due to these enhancements), but your car knows who you are, what your needs are and of course how to get to where you want to go. Continue reading

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The GPS Made Him Do It. Again?

The driver of the Toyota Prius had mistakenly made a turn onto the tracks on the direction of his GPS unit. Source: sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com Here we go again, the GPS made me do it. #TheGPSMadeMeDoIt So it was raining and the … Continue reading

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Putting the User in the Driver’s Seat of the Connected Car – Wired

The auto industry is racing to deliver on a grand vision for developing the “Connected Car” in which location technologies are integrated with relevant content to deliver a uniquely personalized online driving experience designed for those behind… Source: http://www.wired.com This … Continue reading

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Snoop Dogg: the GPS industry’s secret weapon against Google

You know what TomTom has that Google Maps Navigation doesn’t? Snoop. D. O. Double G. Voice Skins, the same company that brought Homer Simpson to the world Source: http://www.engadget.com I have to say that the novelty wears off after a … Continue reading

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Can you have your cake and eat it too with Navdy, the Google Glass for your car?

ave seen One of the most promising new iPhone accessories is finding plenty of investors after pre-order success. I’ve blogged about Navdy before so you may the video, if you haven’t you should, its only a couple of minutes long. … Continue reading

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18 Examples of Why Up-to-the-minute maps will be critical for autonomous cars

Up-to-the-minute maps will be critical for autonomous cars Automotive News DETROIT — History’s most intrepid explorers were often at the mercy of their maps. The self-driving cars of the future won’t be any different. Source: http://www.autonews.com I’ve spent many years … Continue reading

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Navdy Projects Apps Onto Your Car’s Windshield – TIME

TIME Navdy Projects Apps Onto Your Car’s Windshield TIME My car’s in-dash navigation system did me wrong a few months back, sending me on a wild goose chase around the greater Boston area. Source: time.com Thinking about what nav is … Continue reading

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