Publication: GPS Business News

First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

TomTom Adds Cloud-Based Navigation Offering

Last week TomTom announced several new products that offer navigation services in the cloud.The first one is called NavKit Worker, an off-board platform providing navigation as a service. It offers state-of-the-art navigation using different devices and ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Lineable, the $5 Bluetooth-Enabled Child Tracker

A start-up from South Korea is currently offering on the crowd funding platform Indiegogo a child tracking bracelet called Lineable, that costs only $5. This wearable tracking beacon uses Bluetooth low energy to connect to iOS and Android smartphones ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Nokia’s HERE Value is Down to €2 Billion

When announcing its financial earnings today Nokia revealed it now estimates the value of its mapping and LBS subsidiary HERE to €2 Billion.See below the entire explanation from Nokia’s financial press release:i[“Nokia’s continuing operations reported ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

HERE Posts 12% YoY Growth to €236M in Q3

Nokia announced its financial results today, including these of its HERE mapping and LBS division.HERE achieved 12% year-on-year growth in net sales, from €211 million in the third quarter of 2013 2013 to €236 million in the third quarter of 2014.The ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Yelp Breaks $100M Revenue in Third Quarter 2014

Local search provider Yelp, announced $102.5 million in net revenue in the third quarter of 2014, reflecting 67% growth over the third quarter of 2013.Net income in the third quarter of 2014 was $3.6 million, compared to a net loss of $2.3 million in ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Apple Debuts Local Business Portal for Small U.S. Biz

Apple has started to operate a local business portal in the United States that allows local shop owners to add their location to Apple Maps, claim an existing business and update its data.The platform allows local shops to disclose their precise location, ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Here Maps & Nav Gets to All Android Phones

Here, the mapping an LBS division of Nokia, announced this week that their mobile mapping and GPS navigation software is now available in beta version to all Android users.Here has been already available for a few weeks to Samsung Galaxy phone and tablets ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Apple Has Difficulties to Keep Up with Indoor Map Interest from Venue Owners

Apple which now offers indoor location capabilities with iOS 8 ( read here ) has opened in July a service that offers venue owners to upload their building’s map data and scans Wi-Fi networks in order to enable indoor maps on Apple Maps app.However it ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

ParkMe Licenses Data to Bing

Real-time parking information provider ParkMe has announced it will provide parking information to Microsoft’s Bing.ParkMe’s information offers to find nearby parking, check real time availability, and pre-pay for parking spaces across the globe. Additionally, ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Familonet Wins Bosch MySPIN Connected Car Hackathon

Over the week-end of October 18-19th in Berlin 9 teams of developers competed to build smartphone applications leveraging the Bosch mySPIN Software Development Kit (SDK) that allows to connect iOS and Android smartphones to car dashboards.mySPIN is the ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

AutoMile: Connecting the Unconnected Cars (Podcast)

The connected car business offers interesting opportunities for new cars but connecting the hundred million of existing cars is potentially a much bigger business. This is what a small Swedish start-up called AutoMile is aiming at.AutoMile built a software ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

New Will.i.am's Puls Smartwatch Has GPS and 3G

Pop musician Willliam Adams (i.e. Will.i.am), unveiled yesterday his company's first smartwatch, called the Puls. The device that features a curved color screen is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and include 16GB of storage, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, ... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 16 2014]

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Lineable, the $5 Bluetooth-Enabled Child Tracker [Published GPS Business News - Oct 23 2014]
Nokia’s HERE Value is Down to €2 Billion [Published GPS Business News - Oct 23 2014]
HERE Posts 12% YoY Growth to €236M in Q3 [Published GPS Business News - Oct 23 2014]
TomTom Adds Cloud-Based Navigation Offering [Published GPS Business News - Oct 23 2014]
Yelp Breaks $100M Revenue in Third Quarter 2014 [Published GPS Business News - Oct 23 2014]
Apple Debuts Local Business Portal for Small U.... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 22 2014]
Here Maps & Nav Gets to All Android Phones [Published GPS Business News - Oct 22 2014]
Apple Has Difficulties to Keep Up with Indoor M... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 22 2014]
ParkMe Licenses Data to Bing [Published GPS Business News - Oct 21 2014]
Familonet Wins Bosch MySPIN Connected Car Hacka... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 20 2014]
AutoMile: Connecting the Unconnected Cars (Podc... [Published GPS Business News - Oct 20 2014]
New Will.i.am's Puls Smartwatch Has GPS and 3G [Published GPS Business News - Oct 16 2014]
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