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2011-04-16 00:00:29

A runner crosses the finish line at the Boston Marathon elated at setting a new personal best. Throughout the race, proper speed and real-time pacing data from satellites helped keep this runner on a very precise pace - not too fast and not too slow, but just right, like Goldilocks. All of this data was delivered to a wrist watch. (Vocus/PRWEB) April 14, 2011 There is no other watch for runners, or cyclists, like this anywhere else in the world because it's the world's first touch screen...

2011-03-29 07:00:00

CHICAGO, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NAVTEQ, the leading global provider of maps, traffic and location data enabling navigation, location-based services and mobile advertising around the world is supplying NAVTEQ® map and location content for Panasonic's LUMIX DMC-TZ20/ZS10 and DMC-FT3/TS3, the newest member of Panasonic's acclaimed LUMIX Series of digital cameras. Traditionally, consumers can only organize their photo collection via date/time. With the integration...

2010-01-21 01:00:00

SOUTHAMPTON, England, January 21 /PRNewswire/ -- - With Photo Garmin(R) today announced the nüvi(R) 1490TV a personal navigation device that combines cutting edge Pan-European navigation features with DVB-T digital terrestrial TV and radio. Using the DVB-T digital television standard, the nüvi can pick up freeview digital TV and radio content from over 14 countries across...

2009-09-28 07:00:00

CONCORD, Mass. and DALLAS, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TomTom, the world's leading provider of navigation solutions and digital maps, today announces a new agreement with AT&T* to provide the wireless connection to the TomTom XL 340S LIVE, the first mid-range portable navigation device to feature Local Search powered by Google, real-time traffic information and TomTom Fuel Price Service. "TomTom is committed to delivering real-time information to drivers whenever they need...

2009-08-12 09:44:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- NAVTEQ, the leading global provider of digital map, traffic and location data for in-vehicle, portable, wireless and enterprise solutions, is sharing a company analysis of research from several proprietary studies which point to key differences between the male versus female audience for navigation. The results offer important insights into each group's interest and interaction with navigation across different types of devices. The female audience is...

2009-07-21 17:00:00

Raging price wars means more features for budget conscious GPS shoppers YONKERS, N.Y., July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Garmin and TomTom GPS models continue to score high and provide the best overall packages in Consumer Reports recent tests of more than 90 GPS units. The top-rated Garmin Nuvi 885T ($600), earned excellent marks for destination/POI entering, use of controls, mount design, display and portability. The unit is loaded with features such as Bluetooth connectivity for...

2009-07-21 08:00:00

SALT LAKE CITY, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan, one of the leading GPS brands, announces new advancements to its Triton series, including an improved user experience and overall product functionality of all Triton GPS devices and Magellan's VantagePoint desktop software. Magellan will showcase its enhanced Triton series at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market (booth #25011). Magellan reinvented outdoor GPS when it introduced the Triton series, empowering outdoor enthusiasts with advanced...

2009-07-21 04:00:00

CHICAGO, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cobra Electronics (Nasdaq: COBR) today announced a partnership with ProMiles(R) Software Development Corporation, in association with TruckDown Info International, Inc., in the development of a new navigation system specifically for the professional driver. With this agreement, ProMiles' and TruckDown's national database of vendor and professional driver-specific Points of Interest (POI) will be available in the new Cobra navigation unit. (Logo:...

2009-06-03 11:34:00

Map Updates Now Available for In-Vehicle Systems and Garmin, Magellan, and Sony GPS Devices at Amazon.com, Best Buy, BestBuy.com, Garmin.com, SonyStyle.com, Staples.com, and NAVTEQ.com CHICAGO, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- NAVTEQ, the leading global provider of digital map, traffic and location data for in-vehicle, portable, wireless and enterprise solutions, reminds drivers to update their GPS devices to be prepared for the summer driving season. Navigation system and portable GPS...

2009-05-20 07:00:00

www.TiendaGPS.com.mx features wide range of Garmin GPS products including PNDs CHICAGO, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- NAVTEQ, the leading global provider of digital map, traffic and location data that enables navigation and location-based platforms around the world, announced its collaboration with SIGSA (Sistemas de Informacion Geografica S.A. de C.V.), a leading distributor of GIS solutions and ESRI software in Mexico, in the launch of an online web store (www.TiendaGPS.com.mx) which offers...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.