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‘All-in-one-navigation’ smartphone by Garmin-Asus and Optus

Garmin-Asus and Optus have recently launched a smartphone designed for thse who are looking for a true ‘all-in-one’ navigation experience that help make sense of life’s twists and turns. The Garmin-Asus A50, available exclusively in Australia to Optus customers, is designed to provide a user-friendly, intuitive and consistent mobile navigation …

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Compete with professional F1 racers from your living room with new real-time gaming technologies

In their efforts to bring a real live Grand Prix in living room, two European companies are developing real-time gaming technologies that would allow people to race against professional drivers while those drivers are actually racing. The two firms – IOpener Media of Aachen, Germany, and Real Time Race of Daresbury, …

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Web-based calling cards and GPS-powered apps are the latest dating trends

The latest dating techniques are now offering a superior experience by blending the thrill of real-life romance with the Internet’s comforting obscurity. And if you want to meet someone pronto, hook up to GPS-powered dating tools, like Grindr. Using your phone’s location technology you can find other singles within a …

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Weather, Parking Feature and FCD Collection to iPhone App offered by NAVIGON

GPS navigation provider NAVIGON has issued the latest version of its iPhone software Mobile Navigator with features such as Live Weather, Clever Parking and Destination Display. NAVIGON also uses the application to gather floating car data (FCD) information from its worldwide user base. FCD are being collected for NAVIGON to …

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Vodafone to Open Source Wayfinder Code

Wireless operator Vodafone has transferred all the software development made at Wayfinder to open source (BSD license).  The Wayfinder software is a client-server based system for navigation and related location-based-services, including mapping and local search. The server is designed to be highly scalable and has a distributed architecture that runs …

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Track your GPS enabled cell phone back

A signal from a stolen iPhone led detectives right to a man suspected in two Alva car burglaries Wednesday. Deputies were called to 2200 Troyers Lane early Wednesday by Adam Troyer, who said two cell phones and two chargers were missing from his truck. Troyer said he’d parked his truck …

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Samsung new sub 10K handset fitted with GPS and A-GPS

Samsung India has launched S5620 Monte expanded its touchscreen mobile phone in India. Samsung S5620 comes with a 3? TFT touch screen, 3.15 mega pixel camera, Bluetooth, 3.5mm audio jack, Stereo FM Radio and more. Samsung S5620 Monte has got internal memory of 200 MB and Memory card slot of …

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