GPS navigation systems poised to emerge in cell phones, PDAs

July 2005
Portable Design;Jul2005, Vol. 11 Issue 7, p6
This article focuses on a research by Telematics Research Group, that reveals that a new breed of navigation system is set to alter the trend of installing global positioning system (GPS) in cars, as millions of consumers will soon receive driving directions using their cellular phones or personal digital assistants. The research group observes that vehicle navigation systems are costly options. But the group says that a new class of GPS, portable navigation devices, is poised to make such features more affordable.


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