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Google Maps serves up 30 billion miles of navigation, adds new shortcuts, transit choice, and maps for hi-res screens

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Google Maps 6.5 is available in the Android Market. The latest version of Google’s beloved turn-by-turn navigation app now looks better on high pixel density phones thanks to a “cleaner, faster…

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Chevy GogoLink pairs Spark, Sonic cars and phones for navigation, calls, and media control

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Chevrolet has reinforced its place in the smartphone-meets-automobile world with Gogolink, an app and service that connects phones and in-car displays via Bluetooth or USB. Using the MyLink “infota…

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Waze adds Foursquare and Yelp, new look to Android navigation app

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The Waze Android GPS app has a new look and a new live integration with social apps to better connect with events and happenings in an area. The just-announced Waze 3.0 update has stripped down to a more minimalis…

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NDrive ’11 adds new features to navigation app

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Map and navigation app NDrive is used by more than half a million people spread out across the globe. Those users recently received an update that greatly improved performance and overall usability. Now you ca…

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TeleNav brings big updates to Android navigation app

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For the people who prefer Telenav to Google Maps for their turn-by-turn directions, a new update is premiering today. TeleNav, which powers AT&T and Sprint Navigator, is available today only for AT&…

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Win a Free NDrive navigation license [CONTESTS]

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There’s been a lot of activity in the mobile phone mapping and navigation space recently. Let’s see if we can move that along even farther with another giveaway, this time for NDrive. NDrive is an a…

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Nav4All shuts down, provides warning sign to developers

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Nav4All shuts down, provides warning sign to developers

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Nav4All is dead; at least for the foreseeable future. The multi-platform, multi-language, navigation software with 27.5 million users in 56 languages has to stop working after 5 years of operation. The app h…

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NDrive launches Android GPS app with turn-by-turn navigation

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NDrive launches Android GPS app with turn-by-turn navigation

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The Android GPS navigation market is becoming a crowded field, and NDrive has announced that it has will join the crowd with the release of its app into the Android Market. Previously seen on iPhones, NDrive has…

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Google Maps Navigation now available in the Market for Android 1.6 (US only)

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Google Maps Navigation now available in the Market for Android 1.6 (US only)

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It was just a few weeks back when Google rolled out Google Maps Navigation for Android 2.0. Now, in a little bit of good news, that navigation app is now available in the Market for anyone in the United States runni…

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Google Maps Navigator will offer turn-by-turn navigation to Android 2.0

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Google Maps Navigator will offer turn-by-turn navigation to Android 2.0

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Google Maps with turn-by-turn voice navigation is coming to Android devices. The most requested feature for Google Maps was confirmed through the announcement of Google Maps Navigation, a beta application…

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Android’s future includes two DWA (Driving While Augmented) apps

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Android’s future includes two DWA (Driving While Augmented) apps

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Two recent videos have shown off upcoming Android apps designed to bring augmented reality to the roadways. Augmented Traffic Views taps into the stoplight camera system in the Toronto metro area to provide t…

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TomTom hints at plans for an Android app

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TomTom hints at plans for an Android app

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Having recently introduced their navigation app for the iPhone, it seems that TomTom now has their sites set on Android. According to Pocket-link, who recently spoke with Benoit Simery (a senior VP for TomTom…

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Could Android see FREE turn-by-turn navigation this year? #android

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Could Android see FREE turn-by-turn navigation this year? #android

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Huawei has struck a deal with LocatioNet Systems Ltd. to install the amAze navigation app on all of its new GPS handsets. As you may know, Huawei is developing Android phones that will have GPS features, so it sta…

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Garmin-ASUS switching to Android and Windows Mobile platforms

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Garmin-ASUS switching to Android and Windows Mobile platforms

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Garmin-ASUS will be dropping its custom Linux build in favor of Android for future devices. Though the long-awaited nuvifone G60 is still slated to be released with their custom Linux product, Garmin-ASUS ha…

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Turn-by-turn navigation now available for Android, just not for the US

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Turn-by-turn navigation now available for Android, just not for the US

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Thanks to the recent introduction of turn-by-turn navigation, Android seems to be gaining some additional progress over the iPhone. The program is called AndNav2 and it provides “full audible turn-b…

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