Windows Phone 8 – Offline Maps for everyone

Microsoft announced their new operating system Windows Phone 8. Surely it’s not gonna change attitudes of most Apple believers and users of Android, but...

Google Maps will be soon showing parking availability data

It is estimated that even up to 30% of traffic on some streets may be related to searching for a parking spot. It often...

TomTom releases its latest map update for the summer jurneys

Tomtom has just released  new maps in preparation for the Summer. In total, 1.5 million km of new roads have been added to TomTom’s...
Google Maps Brain Cognitive Mental Map

Google will add our mental maps as a layer to Google Maps

How do we navigate from A to B without GPS? How did we do it in the pre-GPS era? 15 years ago to avoid...

Google Maps For Android and iOS Will Alert You If They Find A Faster...

I've been using Google Maps as a primary navigation app on my iPhone for a long time and to be honest I think there...

Bing Maps now uses live traffic and geocoding from Nokia

Apparently the collaboration of Microsoft and Nokia goes beyond Lumia smartphones. After the latest up-date the  - now uses Nokia's live traffic and geocoding...

TomTom Traffic Available In Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, UAE

TomTom today announces the availability of TomTom Traffic in four additional countries: Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, and United Arab Emirates. With this expansion to South East...

PNDs are not dead. The surprising review of modern navigation device (TomTom GO 50)

Over the last years I had quite straightforward opinion about PNDs. Me and most people I know use smartphone as main navigation device from...

Aireon Flight Tracking System – The Future in Air Traffic Control

The miracle of flight 370 of Malaysia Airlines has concerned affected families, airlines, forensic officers and authorities during spring and even summer of this...

HERE Auto – Nokia Connects Your Ride To The Cloud

Mapping business is not easy. Not easy to efficiently update spatial data, not easy to monetize, not easy to create something new, not easy...

TomTom’s iPhone App update to version 1.8 with Multi-Stop routes

  There was a new update to TomTom's iPhone App released yesterday. Version 1.8 was complement with new Multi-Stop Routes functionality. It means that you...

New Inrix Traffic 4 – helps drivers avoid traffic congestion for free

If you live in US (and recently Europe;) and you check your morning traffic info you don't really think about where is this data...

TED talks: How to fool a GPS

I found today this interesting TED talk by Todd Humphreys - the director of the University of Texas at Austin's Radionavigation Laboratory. He forecasts...

5 Alternative Apps for Those Who Hate the New Google Maps

For those who "despise" the new Google Maps but are constantly fans of geolocation... You practically can't please everybody. Because of the different traits, characters,...

Urban Engines: Public Transit app

In a civilized urban cities, it is always challenging task to optimize our time to travel with in the city. However, visualization of reliable...

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