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JLR Reveals ‘Transparent’ Pillar Technology And A Ghostly Guide: VideoTUE, 16 DEC, 2014
Earlier this year it was a Land Rover concept fitted with a camera-based ‘transparent’ bonnet, and now it’s a Jaguar with see-thr...
Accurate Maps The Key To Autonomous Success: Honda, ToyotaTUE, 16 SEP, 2014
Research and development boffins at Honda and Toyota say accurate mapping is a key ingredient to the future success of self-driven cars.
Satellite-Free Navigation Systems 3 to 5 Years Away: ReportWED, 21 MAY, 2014
UK scientists are reportedly developing a navigation system that does not rely on satellites.
Volvo Tests Navigational Road Magnets With Autonomous CarsWED, 12 MAR, 2014
Volvo is continuing its push towards an autonomous driving future, with the Swedish carmaker using road magnets during its latest round of testing.
Navigon Turn-by-turn Navigation App To Feature On Samsung Galaxy TabTUE, 2 NOV, 2010
German GPS Navigation company Navigon has announced this week that a version of its turn-by-turn navigation software will be pre-loaded and free...
2010 Navman MY Series GPS Navigation Units Launched In AustraliaMON, 2 AUG, 2010
Navman has announced a trio of new models in its MY series of GPS navigation units, dubbed MY60T, MY65T and MY75T. A number of advanced...
NRMA: GPS Units Can Be A Dangerous DistractionFRI, 30 JUL, 2010
A new study by insurer NRMA has found that without proper consideration for positioning and usage, GPS navigation units can be a dangerous ...
TomTom iPhone Navigation Car Kit To Cost Over $130, App Not IncludedMON, 28 SEP, 2009
TOMTOM has revealed this week that its iPhone window-mount car kit will retail in America for US$120 (AU$138), not including the AU$99.99 navigati...
Victorian State Govt Announces Tough New Road And Parking LawsMON, 14 SEP, 2009
VICTORIAN ROADS MINISTER Tim Pallas has announced that new road rules will be introduced from November 9, including the banning of most mobile pho...
Sygic Releases Australia's First Turn-By-Turn GPS App For The Apple iPhoneWED, 24 JUN, 2009
MOBILE COMMUNICATION AND NAVIGATION applications specialists, Sygic, has launched Australia's first 'turn-by-turn' GPS application for the Apple i...