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HERE and NVIDIA are extending their collaboration to develop HERE HD Live Map


HERE and NVIDIA are extending their collaboration to develop HERE HD Live Map into the industry-leading real-time, high-definition mapping solution for autonomous vehicles. NVIDIA founder and CEO Jen-Hsun Huang delivered the news about the partnership during his opening keynote at CES 2017.   This time last year, NVIDIA announced the …

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Mobileye and GM to collect map data through self-driving cars

RBC Capital

Published: June 2, 2016 Tesla Motors and Alphabet’s Google are getting competition from Mobileye and its recent partner General Motors (GM) in collecting mapping data from self-driving cars. Apart from that, NVIDIA is also foraying into the autonomous car market using artificial intelligence services. According to RBC Capital’s analyst, Joseph …

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NNG releases NavFusion, a smartphone connectivity system


USA: According to a recent news, automotive navigation software vendor NNG announced the availability of Navfusion, a smartphone connectivity system that allow in-car navigation head units to receive map updates and connected services. As in news, the system connects the smartphone to the car through USB, Bluetooth or Wi-Fi and …

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Garmin introduces integrated navigation device for MINI vehicles

Integrated navigation device for MINI vehicles

USA: Garmin International has launched a new integrated and portable navigation device for MINI vehicles. The MINI Navigation Portable XL is designed specifically for MINI models and can be dealer-installed with a customized mount that goes next to the instrument cluster for optimal visibility. All cables are hidden behind the …

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NNG expands its Japanese navigation market portfolio with iGO

iGO Navigation

Japan: NNG has entered the Japanese automotive market with a localized version of its iGO Navigation software. As per the company, the new software version meets the demands of the Japan Market and delivers a wide range of Japan-specific features. Since 2011, NNG’s Japan product has undergone intensive planning and …

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TomTom to power geocoder services for TripAdvisor


USA: TomTom has announced that TripAdvisor has licensed TomTom’s new global geocoder services to integrate highly accurate location-based intelligence into its websites and applications. This will provide TripAdvisor’s visitors with pinpoint location data for every hotel or restaurant when posting or reading reviews. Via TomTom’s Global Geocoding Service, the location …

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Glympse to power in-car location sharing for BMW and MINI

Glympse location sharing app

USA: Glympse has entered into a new partnership with BMW Group to provide mobile location sharing for drivers with BMW Apps ready vehicles and MINI Connected. With the new integration, Glympse will join a highly select number of premier mobile app leaders to provide services to BMW and MINI drivers. …

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Life360 family location app attracts investment from BMW

Life360 family location app

USA: Life360 has announced that BMW i Ventures, the venture capital company of BMW Group, has made a strategic, long-term investment in the mobile app company. Using location-based technology, Life360 enables its more than 30 million users to set up a private family network to see where their loved ones …

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Video: NDrive presents NLife Navigation App at Mobile World Congress

Barcelona: NDrive presented NLife, the latest version of their turn-by-turn GPS navigation software for the iPhone at the mobile World Congress. As per the source, this new version offers a map centric concept where all menus are included within the map view. The software also offers more smoothness for the …

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Magellan unveils SmartGPS apps for Apple and android mobile devices

Magellan SmartGPS app

USA: Magellan has announced Magellan SmartGPS Apps for iOS and Android mobile devices. Following the recent announcement of Magellan’s SmartGPS device, the free Magellan SmartGPS Apps for iOS and Android devices are the next key elements in Magellan’s Smart Ecosystem, a cloud platform that integrates social media and navigation content directly onto a navigation …

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