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New Garmin navigation devices to help increase driver awareness
Posted on 22-Apr-2016 14:18Tags News, GPS

The addition of smart notifications, which display calls, text messages and app notifications on the navigation screen, as well as voice-activated navigation and Bluetooth wireless technology for hands-free calling, allows drivers to keep both hands safely on the wheel. Comments (Comments)

TomTom launches TomTom City
Posted on 7-Apr-2016 20:08Tags News, GPS

New service showcases the extensive range of traffic information available on a city by city basis and will provide a platform to connect traffic authorities, businesses and citizens to jointly manage sustainable and efficient mobility. Comments (Comments)

New Zealand Traffic: Auckland worsens, Wellington mornings dire, Christchurch improves says TomTom
Posted on 22-Mar-2016 19:00Tags News, GPS

TomTom has released the results of the TomTom Traffic Index 2016, the annual report detailing the cities around the world with the most traffic congestion. Comments (Comments)

Domino's pizza open to test driverless pizza delivery in New Zealand
Posted on 18-Mar-2016 10:30Tags News, GPS

The New Zealand Government is working with Domino's to explore the possibility of testing a driverless pizza delivery unit in New Zealand, Transport Minister Simon Bridges says. Comments (Comments)

Navman Wireless new GPS tracking software comes with new driver behaviour and safety analytics
Posted on 2-Dec-2015 20:05Tags News, GPS

The software helps businesses improve the efficiency of their fleet management through unparalleled data about their workforce's driving habits. Comments (Comments)

Work out to music with new TomTom Spark GPS fitness watch
Posted on 4-Sep-2015 10:43Tags News, GPS

TomTom has annouced the TomTom Spark GPS Fitness Watch with integrated music player, making it easier for fitness enthusiasts to boost their training. Comments (Comments)

Domino's Pizza tracks pizza from shop to home with Navman Wireless vehicle tracking
Posted on 6-Aug-2015 10:18Tags News, GPS

Delivery vehicles operating from 91 stores nationwide will be outfitted with the Navman Wireless solution. Comments (Comments)

TomTom launches new GO navigation devices with lifetime world maps and lifetime speed cameras
Posted on 30-Apr-2015 14:44Tags News, GPS

Lifetime TomTom Traffic is available via a smartphone connection on the TomTom GO 510 and the TomTom GO 6100 offer Lifetime TomTom Traffic via a built-in SIM with unlimited data and roaming at no extra cost. Comments (Comments)

TomTom GO Mobile goes freemium with up to 75km/month of free driving
Posted on 12-Apr-2015 12:16Tags News, GPS

GPS-based navigation company TomTom is introducing a new navigation app for Android devices, available globally for free on 64 Google Play stores. Comments (Comments)

Qtanium Connect by Navman Wireless NZ delivers simplified telematics for mixed fleets
Posted on 19-Mar-2015 17:09Tags News, GPS

Navman Wireless New Zealand announces the availability of simplified telematics for mixed fleets, merging data from all tracked equipment eliminating the need for redundant telematics hardware. Comments (Comments)

Navman Wireless shows new fleet technology
Posted on 16-Oct-2014 20:35Tags News, GPS

Navman Wireless unveils Adaptive Intelligence to help businesses tap into big data and make smarter decisions. Comments (Comments)

Navman SmartGPS review
Posted on 7-Aug-2014 14:53Tags Reviews, GPS, by M Freitas

I had the Navman SmartGPS for a few weeks now for this review. Used it around the Wellingon region and have to say it's a very capable in-car navigation system with interesting features. Comments (Comments)

New Zealanders spend up to 93 hours a year stuck in traffic
Posted on 4-Jun-2014 00:01Tags News, GPS

TomTom has announced the results of the TomTom Traffic Index 2013, revealing New Zealanders waste up to 93 hours a year stuck in traffic and that Wellingtonian’s experienced the worst traffic delays during peak hours. Comments (Comments)

Navman Wireless adds HD Data feature to fleet tracking platform
Posted on 3-Apr-2014 14:24Tags News, GPS

HD Data provides transport fleets with second-by-second visibility into vehicle activities on an interactive map. Comments (Comments)

New Zealand's first guardian angel app "Get Home Safe" aims to save lives
Posted on 5-Aug-2013 15:02Tags News, GPS

A new company that privately monitors users’ location during an activity or task and raises a pre-set alarm if they don’t "Get Home Safe" is being launched in New Zealand. Comments (Comments)

TomTom re-designs its GPS Sport Watch
Posted on 18-Apr-2013 09:39Tags News, GPS

New ultra-slim watches deliver at-a-glance performance information to make it easier for runners, cyclists and swimmers to achieve their goals Comments (Comments)

TomTom releases first New Zealand Traffic Congestion Index
Posted on 4-Apr-2013 17:25Tags News, GPS

Research says New Zealanders spend up to 92 hours a year in traffic. Wellington was found to be the least congested city of those surveyed in New Zealand, Auckland the busiest. Comments (Comments)

CoPilot brings full-featured GPS Navigation to Windows Phone 8
Posted on 24-Feb-2013 23:20Tags News, GPS

ALK Technologies has announced its award-winning CoPilot GPS navigation apps for smartphones and tablets will be available for Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8. Comments (Comments)

TomTom Rider is a portable navigation device for bike aficionados
Posted on 15-Feb-2013 09:50Tags News, GPS

Customised device gives bikers the freedom to choose the way they want to ride Comments (Comments)

TomTom launches Location Based Services platform for rapid application development
Posted on 16-Nov-2012 14:42Tags News, GPS

TomTom LBS provides developers with the content and tools to rapidly create location-enabled applications for a variety of commercial and consumer markets. Comments (Comments)

TomTom previews navigation application for Android
Posted on 29-Aug-2012 22:01Tags News, GPS

TomTom's on-board maps, IQ Routes and HD Traffic will give Android users the freshest map, the fastest routes and the most accurate arrival times. The application is set for release in October 2012. Comments (Comments)

Nike+ Sportwatch GPS review
Posted on 4-Apr-2012 15:07Tags Reviews, GPS, by M Freitas

The Nike+ Sportwatch merge elements of social with exercise to get the user fit. Comments (Comments)

Kiwi company GeoSmart helps make navigating Australian traffic congestion easier
Posted on 27-Aug-2011 13:50Tags News, GPS

Now motorists with compatible car navigation systems are able to receive live information on road accidents, incidents and traffic congestion anywhere in Australia where compatible mobile phone networks are available. Comments (Comments)

Wellington City Council makes geospatial data available
Posted on 21-Feb-2011 19:45Tags News, GPS

Wellington City Council has released a significant amount of useful geospatial information to the public, either free of charge or at very low cost. Comments (Comments)

ALK Technologies Announces CoPilot Live 9 Mobile Navigation Platform
Posted on 15-Feb-2011 08:40Tags News, GPS

Next generation GPS navigation apps for smartphones and tablets will feature an interactive user interface, cutting-edge routing technology and seamless access to hyperlocal online content. Comments (Comments)


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