TITLE

APPS Chart New Path for Navigation Market

AUTHOR(S)
BERG, ANDREW
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Wireless Week;Oct2011, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Navigon AG and Garmin Ltd., who merged to provide better navigation options for consumers. It mentions that the companies provided a solution called Waze, which is billed as a social navigation application that offer free crowd-sourced turn-by-turn navigation. It says that the applications have changed the way people negotiate in every mode of transportation. Moreover, remarks on the issue from Ted Gartner of Garmin and Johan-Till Broer of Navigon, are presented.
ACCESSION #
66649591

 

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