The foray of consumer electronic companies, mobile phone companies, mobile service providers and portable navigation
system suppliers into the European aftermarket for telematics and infotainment, is leading to increasing competition.
The Magellan CrossoverGPS creates a new category of navigation
solutions with its unique flexibility to address a multitude of travel needs like no other product," said Christian Bubenheim, vice president of consumer product marketing.
Magellan is the ideal partner to bring advanced portable auto navigation
to our members," said Andy Zalescik, vice president of new business development for AAA Mid-Atlantic.
Antrim estimates that Victoria can reduce development time by 67%, and that hardware and software savings combined will put built-in navigation
units in "every vehicle except entry-level within 7 to 8 years.
Porsche believes navigation
is the core application to any present or future on-board communication system and is excited to bring PCM to our vehicles.
The availability of navigation
on mainstream mobile phones is a key growth driver in this market.
Full-color 3D moving maps - Just like an in-car navigation
system, the 3D maps turn, move and stop as the driver does the same, while also displaying a realistic image of the streets the driver is approaching and streets they are passing.
Telmap, a world leader in mapping and navigation
solutions, today announced the launch of Telmap Navigator version 3.
Siderean Software, a pioneer in relational navigation
solutions, today announced that the company is a participant in the Oracle Secure Search Initiative.
This Frost & Sullivan research service entitled Strategic Analysis of New Market Entrants in the European Aftermarket for Portable Navigation
Systems provides an in-depth analysis of these participants and their impact on the more established companies in this space.
ABI Research forecasts the market for non-traditional navigation
-- including navigation
-specific connected devices, navigation
-bundled UMPCs, car computers, and aftermarket wireless-driven thin-client navigation
systems -- to grow to nearly 4 million units annually by 2011.
the leading innovator in conversational voice search, announced a joint initiative to develop advanced voice navigation
applications for the personal navigation
device (PND), automotive and mobile markets.
This all-in-one device lives up to its name -- combining the superior performance of award-winning Magellan RoadMate vehicle navigation
systems with the leading outdoor navigation
technology that we've delivered for more than twenty years," said Christian Bubenheim, vice president of Magellan consumer product marketing.
0, an exclusive version of Magellan's award-winning RoadMate series of portable auto navigation
solutions, to members of AAA Mid-Atlantic, AAA California State Automobile Association, and AAA Auto Club South and AAA Western and Central New York.
NavCreator is a vehicle navigation
platform that allows ODM and OEM partners to develop customized graphical user interfaces (GUI).