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GPS navigation for disabled drivers

Myriad challenges face disabled drivers and their caretakers as they navigate the streets in their daily lives, ... -accessible. A new GPS navigation system from UK-based Navevo, however, focuses squarely on helping ... many of the features found on standard satellite navigation systems, but it also adds information [more...]

Date: 2008-10-09 15:37:26

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Reading Notes for Intro to IA, 20090223

Week 5 - (Feb 23, 2009) Analysis - User Modeling, Browsing and Searching Primary Readings Rosenfeld, Information Architecture: Chapter 7 ( ... Navigation Systems) and 8 (Search Systems) Navigation adds windows and doors to the site. UX ... reference to Gopher (strict hierarchical navigation which limited flexibility) Note that frames [more...]

Date: 2009-02-23 14:50:58

Harman to supply Mercedes Benz with ‘hybrid’ navigation system

Carmakers are working closely with electronic component suppliers to develop a new generation of low cost navigation and infotainment systems ... in its facelifted Clio hatch called the Carminat TomTom GPS and now Harman International has confirmed plans ... . Harman describes its new system as a “hybrid mid-level navigation device” that combines the [more...]

Date: 2009-02-10 04:26:37

Nokia 6710 Navigator GPS-powered navigation device gets previewed

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, we had the chance to get a hands-on look at Nokia's new 6710 Navigator. With an abundance of GPS navigation features and a 5 megapixel camera, this phone has much to offer to users on-the-go. Read the full story here. [more...]

Date: 2009-02-19 11:26:10

Navigon 7200T GPS Navigator adds handy graphics and features

GPS systems are getting to be such a commodity, purveyors of such gadgets are looking for some way to differentiate themselves ... , AUGUST 26, 2008 — NAVIGON, one of the world's leading and fastest growing providers of navigation products and solutions, today unveiled its new, high-end NAVIGON 7200T. A premium portable navigation [more...]

Date: 2008-08-26 19:26:21

CES: TomTom Sees Halt To Eroding GPS Device Pricing

TomTom (TOM2.AS) President Jocelyn Vigreux expects pricing for personal navigation devices to stabilize in 2009 after falling about 30% in 2008 ... navigation device demand will be hurt by the increasing inclusion of GPS functionality in cell ... at a time when the bill of materials for building navigation devices also fell, with reduced costs [more...]

Date: 2009-01-11 13:59:00

Sony NV-U3V and NV-U3 GPS Navigation

Sony NV-U3V and NV-U3 GPS Navigation Sony today announced that they will release two new PNSs (Portable Navigation System) for the Japanese market on October 23rd, 2008. Dubbed as the NV-U3V and NV-U3, both navigation systems boast a 4.8 inch LCD touchscreen with a resolution of 480×272, Memory Stick port, 4GB of flash [more...]

Date: 2008-09-12 04:23:43

Turn-by-Turn GPS Navigation Ready, but Blocked by Apple’s SDK Terms

An MSNBC in an article titled “Voice-based GPS is slow to come to iPhone 3G” discusses the lack of Apps in the iTunes App store that support voice navigation on the iPhone 3G, and more important, details conversations with several GPS ... of the developers were mum, but TomTom reiterated their plans for iPhone support: “We have made our navigation [more...]

Date: 2008-08-18 15:35:36

Turn-by-Turn GPS Navigation Ready, but Blocked by Apple’s SDK Terms

An MSNBC in an article titled “Voice-based GPS is slow to come to iPhone 3G” discusses the lack of Apps in the iTunes App store that support voice navigation on the iPhone 3G, and more important, details conversations with several GPS ... of the developers were mum, but TomTom reiterated their plans for iPhone support: “We have made our navigation [more...]

Date: 2008-08-18 15:35:36

Optimal Website Design Guide

by James Hillard A beautiful website design can never compensate slow performance in any website design ... all navigations simple: Keep navigation simple so that the youngest user can use it. Avoid the use of flash menus or multi-tiered menus because generally they are not a good idea as far as easy navigation [more...]

Date: 2009-02-24 16:22:16

Pharos releases Traveler 117 and 127

Pharos already had the GPS Phone 600 and 600e available for T-Mobile customers, but they’ve added two new products entitled Traveler 117 and 127 ... will be the first ones to make use of Pharos Smart Navigator - their hybrid navigation system that has location ... information, lots of POIs, a fresh “Follow Me” service, and turn-by-turn navigation via [more...]

Date: 2008-11-13 21:24:17

Garmin (GRMN), Ahead of the Game in Satellite Navigation

Current economic conditions show positive results for the tech leader, Garmin ( GRMN ) ... : Navigation devices have become increasingly popular over the years, and the leader in the United States ... the near to immediate term.” Garmin is launching its first navigation-centric cell phones [more...]

Date: 2009-02-24 17:50:16

TomTom announces substantial Q4 loss

Amsterdam  - Dutch satellite-navigation-device manufacturer TomTom suffered a loss of 989 million euros (1.265 billion dollars) ... for 2.9 billion euros.Reduced prices of TomTom’s navigation products also contributed to the loss.TomTom sold 44 million navigation systems in the fourth quarter of 2008, an increase of 4 per cent compared [more...]

Date: 2009-02-24 09:16:22

Vio360 GPS Navigation System

Vio360 GPS Navigation System Vio Technology has recently unveiled their latest GPS navigation gadget in the form of Vio360 E-walker. The gadget is priced below $200 and features Atlas 400MHz processor with a 3.5 inch high-resolution color touch screen, centrality 22-channels GPS receiver, embdedded GPS Patch Antenna, 2D & 3D Map [more...]

Date: 2008-09-25 03:08:37

Garmin GPS V 19MB Handheld Navigator (Sale)

Garmin GPS V 19MB Handheld Navigator You’ll never get lost again when you use the versatile and powerful GPS V Deluxe from Garmin. This compact global positioning system (GPS) receiver can be mounted in your vehicle or used as a handheld navigator. The GPS V Deluxe coordinates signals from 12 satellites to pinpoint [more...]

Date: 2009-02-24 08:00:30

Sanyo introduces 2 new Portable Navigation Systems

In the world of navigation devices there are GPS and PNS - with the latter standing for Personal Navigation System ... Gorilla NH-HD880 GPS systemSanyo has presented their latest HDD car navigation system called Chideji ... and NVM-4050 GPS SystemsPanasonic Strada CN-GP50U GPS System Tags: GPS, NV-SB510DT, NV-SD750FT, pns, Portable [more...]

Date: 2008-11-05 02:41:50

MySpace to Partner with Palm, Nokia

Social networking site MySpace is unveiling new deals with Palm and Nokia this week that it says will make it usable with every major smartphone ... 8MP has Variable Aperture Carl Zeiss Lens Nokia 6720 Classic to Offer Affordable GPS Navigation Nokia 6710 Navigator Focuses on GPS Navigation Nokia E55 Slim QWERTY Smartphone Announced Nokia E75 [more...]

Date: 2009-02-17 11:34:59

Nokia's GPS-centric 6710 Navigator and 6720 classic announced

For those less interested in QWERTY keyboards and more inclined for something navigation-centric, ... service with real time drive-and-walk navigation, and full regional maps. Outside of that, you've ... and 4.5 / 7.5 hour talk time for 3G and GSM, respectively. Both handsets feature built-in A-GPS [more...]

Date: 2009-02-16 09:14:00

Dash Charts a New Course, Cuts 50 Jobs

The credit crunch and the subsequent economic slowdown has everyone — from large corporations to individuals — reassessing their fiscal future, ... comes from Dash Navigation, whose platform marries Web 2.0 services with a GPS-based navigation system ... expensive, and in the spring, the company cut prices by 33 percent to $399. I suspect even [more...]

Date: 2008-11-03 17:37:04

The Nuvi 350

The Nuvi is a superbly designed car navigation device that is comparatively inexpensive. The Nuvi is a no-brainer to set up ... . These are pretty much standard features on car navigation systems. In addition to built-in nav ... . I checked a lot of research and reviews, but the best advice came from taxi cab drivers I asked [more...]

Date: 2008-10-23 17:29:34

Of Innovation, Software and Phone Chargers

This was going to be a rant about one of my pet peeves: Why does every electronic device have to have its own power cord and data cable? ... to carry (and potentially lose) when I saw that my Blackberry phone and my Garmin GPS navigator both ... , PDAs, iPods, work computer s, GPS navigators, personal computers, cameras, Bluetooth earpieces [more...]

Date: 2009-02-23 12:59:39

Nextar Q4-01 and Q4-02 GPS Navigators

Nextar Q4-01 and Q4-02 GPS Navigators Nextar introduces the Q4-01 and Q4-02 GPS navigation devices. They have similar features such as a 4 ... PMPNextar SNAP5 and SNAP7 GPS DevicesNextar Wireless Floating SpeakersBest Buy Insignia NS-CNV20 ... speakers, 2D and 3D map-viewing modes with built-in compass and a SD card slot. Other than GPS functions [more...]

Date: 2008-11-25 02:48:31

Find your way with the O2 XDA Guide

We're not likely to see this in the U.S. anytime soon, but the HTC Iolite is headed to O2 in Germany as the XDA Guide, ... . TomTom navigation software also is on board and has a dedicated hardware button. Peep a bunch ... with a pretty big focus on navigation (natch), but no major surprises. What's under the Diamond [more...]

Date: 2009-01-20 17:37:59

How can I include more generations in my family history book?

One of the most frequent comments I hear from Ancestry.com members is, “My family tree goes back eight (or ten or twelve) ... More” in the vertical navigation menu at the top of the page, then click “Covers & Binding.” ... link in the vertical navigation menu or the “Start [more...]

Date: 2009-02-24 16:34:49

Nokia gets back to Korea. Stupidly

Nokia hasn’t shipped any new phones to Korea since 2003 ... Server 1.5 beta Nokia 6110 Navigator - fully functional 3.5G HSDPA phone with GPS Navigation Nokia ... will be done in a silly way. The Finns intend to launch the Nokia 6210 Navigator – which, even [more...]

Date: 2009-01-31 16:15:34

HTC Touch Pro

The HTC of Taiwan has introduced its new smartphone with a 5-row, slide-out QWERTY keyboard. It is equipped with high end features which include a 2 ... provides users with a high-gloss 3D animated user experience. It also comes with a GPS and Wifi support ... Touch-sensitive navigation controls TouchFLO 3D finger swipe navigation Handwriting [more...]

Date: 2009-02-24 10:12:35

Spot and MobileTracker for BlackBerry now support the Curve 8900

Nearly every new BlackBerry Wireless Handheld is now equipped with an internation GPS receiver ... in remote areas. While most GPS navigation apps offer the standard navigation feature “voice directions” ... . Mobile GPS applications and location based services seem to be rising as much as other mobile [more...]

Date: 2009-02-23 15:23:17

Dash Express is Killing Its Device? Sad. And Smart!

Dash Navigation has announced that it’s going to stop selling the Dash Express, its clever, well-reviewed Web-enabled GPS unit. Instead, it’ll focus on licensing its technology to manufacturers of other gadgets–in-dash navigation systems, smartphones, netbooks, and the like–and it will cut its staff (reportedly by two [more...]

Date: 2008-11-03 19:24:56

Trulia Upgrades Make Real Estate Personal with News Feed Features

While Trulia began as an online resource for home buyers and others interested in the ever-changing real estate market, ... up with Dash Navigation to provide mobile access through its GPS-enabled navigation device, giving ... system Trulia mobile has also been upgraded to include a new iPhone app, which takes advantage [more...]

Date: 2008-08-25 04:00:12

Pharos Traveler 137 Announced

In what is shaping up to be an active 2009 CES, Pharos has announced the Traveler 137 GPS Smartphone, ... . The quad-band, Windows Mobile 6.1 based handset will have integrated GPS and navigation software ... from other GPS enabled phones by not requiring a cellular signal to operate as a navigational device [more...]

Date: 2009-01-06 14:33:54

Pig Tones - funny voices you can download to your GPS satnav

Pigtones Pig Tones is designed to spice up your boring old GPS voice instructions by letting you download celebrity and novelty voices to your ... TomTom or Garmin satellite navigation devices. Hey, it’s not a horrible idea, although we suspect that having Arnie or Yoda navigate your way around town could get old real fast. ... [more...]

Date: 2008-09-29 07:33:39

Sony Ericsson XPERIA X1 Specifications Video

Style the panel display to suit your needs. Switch between panels as you like - enjoy seamless access to the information and applications of your ... Premium metal body Wide pitch QWERTY keyboard Multiple navigation options including touch, full QWERTY keyboard, 4-way key and optical joystick navigation Screen 800 X 480 65,536 colour [more...]

Date: 2009-02-24 16:25:32

Pantech Matrix Pro Cell Phone

Pantech Korea officially announced the new Matrix Pro PDA phone yesterday morning. Powered by Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.1 Standard Edition operating system, the handset sports 3G/HSDPA connectivity, built-in basic GPS navigation receiver with AT&T Navigator software, an integrated 2 megapixel camera module, video [more...]

Date: 2009-02-23 19:38:13

Pantech Matrix Pro Cell Phone

Pantech Korea officially announced the new Matrix Pro PDA phone yesterday morning. Powered by Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.1 Standard Edition operating system, the handset sports 3G/HSDPA connectivity, built-in basic GPS navigation receiver with AT&T Navigator software, an integrated 2 megapixel camera module, video [more...]

Date: 2009-02-24 02:13:26

Mitsubishi unveils in-dash Blu Ray player

Filed under: Gadgets , Tech , Mitsubishi Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (MEC) ... -ROM, BD-R, and BD-RE discs. MEC says the kit is expected to go along with in-car navigation systems ... it with the Windows CE that generally runs navigation software. If and when they do get it to work, they want [more...]

Date: 2009-02-20 12:01:00

Update on Using GPS for Tracking in Google Earth

Many people have found ways to tie their GPS with Google Earth to show their position in real-time ... applications wherever you go. Navigator GPS tracking application in Google Earth Recently, Valery Hronusov ... GPS tracking application he is calling Navigator. It also only works on Windows, but it has some nice [more...]

Date: 2008-09-19 12:41:44

Samsung ACE Can Now be Upgraded to Windows Mobile 6.1

Today Sprint and Samsung announced key enhancements, including GPS to support Sprint Navigation, Windows Mobile 6 ... 6.1 upgrade, the GPS will be enhanced to provide support applications such as Sprint Navigation ... listings, and one-click traffic rerouting on compatible phones, similar to an in-vehicle GPS system. “ [more...]

Date: 2008-10-17 05:54:15

Dash Navigation Can’t Find Its Way, Lays Off Two Thirds Of Employees

Dash Navigation is getting out of the hardware business and cutting 55 jobs, or 65% of its workers ... , such as Garmin and TomTom, are unlikely to license Dash’s software for their own devices. Part ... . The startup, which is backed by both Sequoia and Kleiner Perkins, makes the Dash Express car GPS [more...]

Date: 2008-11-03 17:30:59

The Big PHP IDE Test: Why Use One And Which To Choose

By Alexander Makarov Everyone wants to be more productive, make fewer mistakes and write good code ... and require. 3. Navigation One of the most boring things is trying to find where a certain variable ... does with its Quick Find feature. Code navigation [more...]

Date: 2009-02-12 00:55:24

Thumbplay available for Cellular South customers

Cellular South, one of the largest wireless carriers on the US, ... Ready to Pack Intel Core i7 in Desktops RIM ...Your Navigator GPS for Cell Phones Here's a navigation ... to make plenty of downloads via a credit system, or buy the content individually one by one. To make [more...]

Date: 2008-11-17 23:51:08

2009 Honda GL1800 (Audio/Comfort) Gold Wing

Mon23Febadmin Every fleet has its flagship, and at Honda, ... with the ability to reroute riders around trouble spots as displayed on the navigation system ... System to display information via color weather icons or warning signals on the navigation [more...]

Date: 2009-02-23 15:23:22

Navigation phone debuts

Updated, Feb. 5 -- Personal navigation device (PND) vendor Garmin and AsusTek (Asus) have merged their smartphone development efforts. The "Garmin-Asus Nuvifone G60" will run a proprietary operating system (OS), but the companies say they will evaluate Linux, Android, and Windows Mobile for future Nuvifones. [more...]

Date: 2009-02-04 22:45:47

Best Value Portable GPS Navigator Review!

For those of you who need to know exactly where you are at and don’t want just a GoogleMaps on your phone, here’s a couple of the best value portable GPS navigators on the market today. The Garmin Nuvi 200 sports a 3.5 inch screen with simply GUI.  This is a good small GPS for small dollars [more...]

Date: 2009-02-24 00:36:37

Dell Mini 10 Is Gimped

If you were thinking of getting the recently released Dell Mini 10 netbook, you might want to hold your horses ... systems new technology motorola wireless phone illinois institute of technology gps navigation ... of technology antivirus software navigation systems pioneer plasma tv ipod speakers ipod car adapter [more...]

Date: 2009-02-23 21:46:55

Magellan introduces 4.3-inch Maestro 4370 navigator

Filed under: GPS It's been a solid tick since we've seen a new Maestro, but the latest and greatest from Magellan is here to help navigate you into the nearest body ... traffic support and an FM transmitter. We don't really see anything super special here, but Magellan [more...]

Date: 2008-10-17 11:44:41

Windows device house comes to Linux, Android

A company specializing in featurephones and PNDs (portable navigation devices) ... multiple operating systems. Telephony Test for Android is a script-based test suite that performs ... , and the Mio Moov navigation stack. Our guess is that given all the operator-specific requirements [more...]

Date: 2009-02-23 06:09:00

Palm Pre handled, handed out to celebrities?

There seems to be no shortage of chatter about celebrities and their new Palm handsets today ... case hi tech ipod accessories cheap ipod tech schools gps navigation systems plasma tvs ... technology navigation systems technology spy ipod skin mobile phone logos new technology gadgets [more...]

Date: 2009-02-23 09:58:00

10 things you should know about Hahlo 4

1. Its all new and shiny. I’ve started from scratch, part of the reason its taking a while to complete, ... level of navigation. On most screens you’ll get a row of quick access navigation options, as shown [more...]

Date: 2009-02-07 04:25:21

MapmyIndia Navigator

I bought a really cool GPS-based navigator yesterday for my car from MapmyIndia. I never expected it to be so awesome, but it has to be experienced to be believed. While I had seen this earlier [more...]

Date: 2009-02-23 18:25:00

ASUS Eee PC T91 sits down for photo shoot, early critique

Much like the S101, the T91 isn’t precisely “Eee PC” material. certain, it’s small and ASUS-branded, but design wise, it’s a pretty bold departure ... phone apple mobile phone texas tech gps navigation systems ipod accessories bluetooth ... phone louisiana tech apple ipod pioneer plasma tv electronic technology gps navigation [more...]

Date: 2009-02-23 06:26:00

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