July 2003
Engineer (00137758);7/11/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7631, p11
Focuses on off-board navigation service developed by Delphi for its Communiport Radio multimedia system. Chance for drivers of mass-market cars to download satellite navigation services on a pay-per-use basis; Less memory and processing power needed by the unit.


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