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MDM announces Directions on-the-go
Posted on 12-Oct-2004 07:42 | Tags Filed under: News



Mobile Digital Media (MDM) in introducing new mobile travel solutions offered on a CD-ROM for Palm OS, Windows Mobile and Nokia Series 60 mobile phones.

Directions on-the-go offers complete on-device navigation, without the need of a PC connection or wireless carrier signal. With Directions on-the-go, users choose major metropolitan areas or cities from the CD-ROM or a website and load their selection onto their smartphone or PDA. Once the metro area or city has been loaded, users can calculate and display door-to-door, turn-by-turn directions at any time right on their device.

  • Immediate route calculation of door-to-door directions without a wireless connection or a PC
  • Alternate route calculation should starting point or destination address change
  • Pan, scroll, and zoom between multiple levels of map detail, from street/neighborhood to entire metropolitan area
  • Find locations by address, street name, tap-on-map, nearby point of interest, or fuzzy logic search
  • Thousands of built-in points of interest including gas stations, parking lots, banks, landmarks, etc.
  • GPS support to locate and track your position (compatible GPS receiver & Bluetooth or cabled connection required)
  • Lifetime updates and access to the latest U.S. maps and road data provided by smart2go from gate5 NA, Inc.

    Directions on-the-go is compatible with Palm OS 5.0 and higher devices, Windows Mobile Pocket PC and Pocket PC Phone Edition 2002 or higher devices, Windows Mobile Smartphone 2002 and 2003 and Nokia Series 60 mobile phones. The software will be available from North American retailers for US$39.99.






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