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Garmin has announced today the availability of “viago“, a new turn-by-turn GPS navigation app for iPhone and Android that starts at $1.99 (introductory price of $0.99). The app comes with off-board maps for many regions around the world and navigation features such as current speed and speed limit...
Following the announced departure of Kevin Rauckman who has served since 1999, Garmin has unveiled today the name of their new CFO and treasurer, Doug Boessen who will start on the job on July 31. Boessen recently served as CFO for Collective Brands, Inc. where he began as associate controller in...
Garmin is expected to show a pedestrian navigation software embedded in the Android-based Sony SmartWatch 2 at the Mobile World Congress trade show starting in Barcelona next week. Little details about the solution have filtered so far. Sony SmartWatch 2, launched at the end of last year, works in...
GPS maker Garmin is announcing today at the CES trade show in Las Vegas their first fitness band called Vivofit. With a price tag of $129.99 ($169.99 with heart rate monitor), the Bluetooth low energy band features an always on curved display powered by a one year replaceable battery. vívofit shows...
GPS maker Garmin yesterday posted its financial earnings for the third quarter of 2013 with a total revenue of $644 million (down 4 percent) with non-automotive/mobile segments (outdoor, fitness, aviation and marine) delivering 50 percent of total revenues and growing 12 percent over the year ago...
On the heels of their recently announced S4 Golf Watch and D2 Aviator Watch, Garmin today announced tactix, a rugged GPS watch inspired by the requirements of law enforcement and military operations. This wristwatch boasts an altimeter, barometer, and 3-axis compass, it is waterproof to 50 meters,...
A University of Michigan study, commissioned by TomTom and published on Monday, has benchmarked real-time traffic systems from TomTom, Google, INRIX and Nokia HERE (on a Garmin device). The University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) undertook a ‘jam hunt analysis’, using six...
GPS maker Garmin has announced today a new GPS watch dedicated to aviators which will be available in November at a price of $449. Called D2, the watch features a GPS with WAAS augmentation, an altimetre with a djustable barometric setting and a compass with HSI (horizontal situation indicator). D2...
GPS makers Garmin and TomTom have made recent announcements that demonstrate their continued interest in the African market. Last month TomTom announced they now cover all African countries with their latest map database with turn-by-turn directions and road signage for seven million kilometres of...
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