“Our customers can now receive audible turn-by-turn directions and find gas stations, restaurants, hotels and tourist attractions. Finding your way to new and unknown places just got a whole lot easier.” Said Alan D. Ferber, chief marketing officer for U.S. Cellular.
The service is available to U.S. Cellular customers for $9.99 per month or $2.99 per day. U.S. Cellular is currently offering a 14 days free trial. The solution works with the Kyocera 312 and the LG 245 handsets.
U.S. Cellular is the sixth-largest wireless service carrier in the US with six million customers in 26 states. NIM is already providing GPS applications to wireless carriers Verizon Wireless, Sprint, Alltel and Telus.