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Garmin GPS navigation and Amazon Alexa’s intuitive voice service in the new Garmin Speak

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Garmin International has announced the launch of Garmin Speak, the first in-vehicle device to have hands-free access to the Amazon Alexa voice service and industry-leading turn-by-turn GPS navigation from Garmin. Alexa responses, including things like music and audiobooks, stream right through a vehicle’s stereo. Customers that already know and love …

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Garmin joins BMW AG as a tier-one infotainment supplier

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Garmin has announced that it has been appointed by BMW AG as a tier-one supplier of infotainment computing modules for future BMW models. Garmin will be expanding its state-of-the-art automotive OEM manufacturing capability and capacity in order to serve BMW production requirements. The Garmin automotive OEM group utilizes the company’s …

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Parkopedia to launch real-time data service to predict unoccupied on-street parking spaces

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Published: September 17, 2015 |London, United Kingdom Crowdsourced parking-data platform Parkopedia is launching a new real-time information service designed to guide drivers to unoccupied on-street parking spaces in major cities. Parkopedia describes itself as a “Wikipedia for parking.” Through the website and suite of native mobile apps, Parkopedia lets you …

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Garmin expands its in-car navigation corporation for Honda infotainment systems

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Published: August 18, 2015 | Kansas, United States Garmin has announced the expansion of a partnership with Honda Motors that brings Garmin’s navigation into multiple Honda infotainment systems over the next four years. The latest vehicle platform to launch with Garmin and its navigation solution is the all-new Honda Pilot. …

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Garmin announces trucking navigator with built-in dash cam

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Published: Olathe, Kansas, United States Garmin International, announced d?zlCam, its first all-in-one trucking navigator with a built-in dash cam that serves as an onboard eyewitness. Truckers can rely on firsthand video footage that continually records the drive and automatically saves video footage on impact. With a focus on features that …

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Garmin’s new nüviCam LMTHD to feature built-in dash cam and driver-assist

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Published: April 27, 2015 | Olathe, Kan., United States Garmin International Inc., announced nüviCam LMTHD, the portable navigation device (PND) to feature a built-in dash cam and advanced alerts to enhance driver awareness on the road. The nüviCam offers the premium driver-assist features typically found only in luxury vehicles. For …

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Garmin to use RedBend Software for automatic Over-the-Air(OTA) map updates

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Published: December 17, 2014 | Waltham, MA Garmin has selected RedBend Software for  its over-the-air (OTA) Software Updating Service to automatically deliver OTA updates of new user interface elements, maps and points of interest to Garmin’s K2 infotainment platform. K2 intelligently combines digital displays, voice control, infrared buttons and smartphone …

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Philippines: Honda City E-Navi+comes with built-in navigation solution powered by Garmin

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Published: October 14, 2014 | Philippines Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI), Honda’s automobile business unit in the Philippines introduces new variants for its flagship sedan City. The new variants are equipped with Audio-Visual Navigation (AVN) system aptly called Honda City E Navi+.  The AVN System appears as a seven-inch wide …

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Garmin’s navigation-equipped Honda vehicles in Europe, Russia and South America

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Published: October 2, 2014 | United States Garmin International announced that Honda has selected Garmin as the navigation provider for future Civic and CR-V models in Europe, Russia and South America. Garmin’s navigation will be fully integrated into 2015 Honda Civic and CR-V in-dash infotainment systems. “We are delighted to …

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Garmin makes TPEG-based digital traffic information available to its users SmartPhoneLink users

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Published: September 10, 2014 | Belgium Garmin is expanding the use of TPEG (Transport Protocol Expert Group) technology, enabling accurate and up-to-date traffic information to be readily available to customers with SmartPhoneLink, thus providing advanced digital traffic information. Garmin started providing DAB (Digital Traffic information) traffic services using this TPEG …

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