Publication: GPS Business News

First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Volvo and AT&T Signed Multi-Year Connectivity Deal in U.S. and Canada

AT&T and Volvo have entered into a new multi-year agreement to enable future Volvo vehicles in the United States and Canada with high speed wireless connectivity.AT&T is scheduled to power Volvo's US 2015 model year connected car solution with Sensus ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Alpine to Support CarPlay in Aftermarket Products this Fall

On the heels of its competitor Pioneer (read here ), Alpine Electronics announced today that they will release aftermarket car multimedia systems that support Apple’s CarPlay in Fall 2014 in the U.S. and Europe.CarPlay extends the Apple iOS smartphon ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

GLONASS Suffered from Another (Smaller) Disfunction

On April 14th, 2014 at 21:00 UTC, eight GLONASS satellites (02, 08, 10, 12, 16, 19, 23, 24) become unusable for 30 minutes.This happens just two weeks after the constellation experienced a full outage for 11 hours (read here ), demonstrating the limited ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 18 2014]
Entities: Glonass
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Video Presentations from Openstreetmap U.S. Conference

Last week-end in Washington D.C. took place State Of The map U.S (SoTM), the annual gathering of U.S. based Openstreetmap (OSM) volunteers.Over the course of the two days OSM members met and debated about the present and the future of the free map database ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

DeLorme Adds Route & Waypoints to Satellite Communicator

DeLorme has announced today inReach Explorer, a new version of its Iridium GPS tracker that now includes the creation and navigation of routes and waypoints. the device is expected to be available in May for $379, with a choice of annual satellite subscriptions ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 15 2014]
Entities: DeLorme, Iridium
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

The State of Usage Based Insurance

Ptolemus Consulting has issued last week an interesting infographic that describes the current state of Usage-Based Insurance (UBI), also called insurance telematics.It is estimated that around 5.5 million insurance policies leveraging telematics data ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Telematics
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Garmin Debuts High End Cycling Computer Edge 1000

GPS maker Garmin unveiled last week Edge 1000, a new high end cycling computer priced at $600-$700.“The Edge 1000 combines the essential legacy features cyclists love from the Edge Touring and Edge 810, with exciting new features including a large high-resolution ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Pioneer Brings Apple’s CarPlay to Aftermarket Multimedia Systems

Aftermarket in-dash car multimedia systems vendor Pioneer announced today it will provide CarPlay, the new iOS smartphone replication technology from Apple to its devices.CarPlay compatibility will be available in early summer 2014 in the United States ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

78.4% CAGR for Wearables Until 2018 Said IDC

A new study from IDC estimates that wearable computing devices will reach shipments of 19.2 million in 2014 and experience a Compound Annual growth Rate (CAGR) of 78.4% until 2018, expanding the market to 111.9 million shipments.IDC segments the wearable ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

AutoNavi Acquired by Alibaba for $1.5 Billion

Chinese LBS and digital map provider AutoNavi has agreed to be acquired by giant chinese e-commerce group Alibaba in a deal valuing the purchase at $1.5 billion.Alibaba was the largest shareholder in the company (28%) since May 2013.The deal is expected ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

INRIX to Use Pitney Bowes Location intelligence

Pitney Bowes announced a multi-year partnership with real-time traffic provider INRIX, to deliver Location Intelligence solutions through the company’s traffic intelligence platform.“Pitney Bowes’ location intelligence solutions can add compelling new ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Zubie Launches $12.50/Month Fleet Tracking Solution for SMBs

U.S. based connected car start-up Zubie has announced today Zubie Business, a fleet tracking solution for small fleets that costs $12.50 per month per vehicle. The system is based on a self-installed OBD2 plug that transmits data to Zubie servers.This ... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 10 2014]

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Commenting on the results AND CEO Hugo van der Linde said: "Like 2012 AND achieved positive and strong results in the financial year. In 2013 a net margin of almost 30% was achieved. These results have further strengthened our cash position. AND has a strong cash position of € 5.5 million at the end of 2013, forming a solid foundation to invest in the future development of AND.“"

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Video Presentations from Openstreetmap U.S. Con... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 17 2014]
Alpine to Support CarPlay in Aftermarket Produc... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 17 2014]
The State of Usage Based Insurance [Published GPS Business News - Apr 16 2014]
Garmin Debuts High End Cycling Computer Edge 1000 [Published GPS Business News - Apr 16 2014]
DeLorme Adds Route & Waypoints to Satellite Com... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 15 2014]
Pioneer Brings Apple’s CarPlay to Aftermarket M... [Published GPS Business News - Apr 15 2014]
78.4% CAGR for Wearables Until 2018 Said IDC [Published GPS Business News - Apr 15 2014]
AutoNavi Acquired by Alibaba for $1.5 Billion [Published GPS Business News - Apr 14 2014]
INRIX to Use Pitney Bowes Location intelligence [Published GPS Business News - Apr 11 2014]
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