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Microsoft Enhances Virtual Earth Platform Imagery with GlobeXplorer Aerial Imagery

GlobeXplorer deal refreshes 409,997 square miles of U.S. aerial imagery in Virtual Earth. REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 9 / -- Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) today announced that it will begin to update the Virtual Earth(TM) online mapping platform with new, more detailed U.S. imagery under an agreement with GlobeXplorer LLC, a leading global provider of aerial and satellite images. The deal is part of...

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Miscellaneous Software

NAVIGON and Clear Channel Strike a Partnership

Deal could lead to a whole new traffic paradigm for navigation products LAS VEGAS and CHICAGO, Jan. 9 /- (CES Booth #6011) -- NAVIGON, Inc., the leading navigation software provider, today announced an agreement with Clear Channel's Total Traffic Network, a division of Clear Channel Radio, to work toward providing packaged, accurate and reliable real- time traffic information across personal...

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Miscellaneous Software

NAVIGON Directs New Porsche Design Personal Navigation Device

P'9611(TM) Compromises Nothing with Subscription FREE Traffic and Sleek Design LAS VEGAS and CHICAGO, Jan. 9 /- (CES Booth #6011) -- NAVIGON, Inc., the leading navigation software provider, today offered the U.S. market a special sneak peek at the new P'9611 by Porsche Design Group, a best-in-class portable navigation device for the discriminating consumer. Designed as the ultimate luxury...

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Visual Aids

NAVTEQ TRAFFIC MOBILE(TM) Selected by PTV America to Provide Dynamic Routing

Real-time Traffic Data Now Available Via Your Mobile Devices LAS VEGAS, Jan. 9 -- (CES) -- NAVTEQ (NYSE:NVT), a leading global provider of digital map data for location-based solutions and vehicle navigation, announced today from the 2007 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that they have been chosen by PTV America to supply NAVTEQ TRAFFIC MOBILE data. PTV America's suite of mobility...

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

High-Tech Resupply Helps Troops

An Air Force C-130, from the 774th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron flying high over Afghanistan successfully air dropped vitally needed supplies to a US Army unit on August 31, 2006. This was the first time the Joint Precision Airdrop Delivery System-Mission Planner (JPADS-MP) was used in a combat zone. Capewell Components LLC of South Windsor, CT is the exclusive international distributor of...

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Visual Aids

NAVTEQ Launches Map Reporter(TM) to Capture Users' Map Input

Newly Updated Site Encourages Users to Become 'Map Reporters' CHICAGO, Jan. 15 /- NAVTEQ (NYSE:NVT), a leading global provider of digital map data for vehicle navigation and location-based solutions, has updated its popular online feedback tool and renamed it NAVTEQ Map Reporter(TM). Now in its 11th year and having already handled tens of thousands of update requests, the updated system is now...

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

FRA Approves Product Safety Plan for Wabtec's ETMS(TM) Train Control Solution

WILMERDING, PA, January 10, 2007 - Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) said the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) has approved a Product Safety Plan that will allow BNSF Railway Company to begin implementing Wabtec's Electronic Train Management System(TM) (ETMS(TM)) on portions of BNSF's network. The approval is the first provided by the FRA for a train control system under recently revised...

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Navigation Equipment

Delphi Introduces Real-Time Traffic Information with Single Activation, Lifetime Subscription for Its NAV200 Portable Navigation System

Provides a full array of traffic flow, incident and weather data with no monthly or annual fee Features automatic adjustment to the route and estimated travel times based on the traffic data LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8 /- Delphi Corp. announced today its recently introduced NAV200 portable navigation system now offers a new traffic information service option that provides up-to-date incident, flow and...

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Radios

Real-Time NAVTEQ Traffic Solutions Transmitted Over HD Radio(TM) System

Live Demonstrations Being Held During CES LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8 /- NAVTEQ (NYSE:NVT), a leading global provider of digital maps for vehicle navigation and location-based solutions, today is announcing it will be demonstrating the capability to deliver its traffic solutions over HD Radio(TM) systems. HD Radio(TM) technology will serve as an important traffic distribution channel as HD Radio capable...

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Visual Aids

NAVTEQ Debuts Richer, More Dynamic Map Content at 2007 CES

Impressive Roster of Top LBS Companies Exhibiting at NAVTEQ Booth at CES CHICAGO, Jan. 8 /- NAVTEQ (NYSE:NVT), a leading global provider of digital maps for vehicle navigation and location-based solutions, unveiled its latest offerings with NAVTEQ Discover Cities(TM), a pedestrian relevant guide for mobile devices, and NAVTEQ's dynamic suite of traffic solutions at the 2007 International Consumer...

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