Navigation Equipment

Visual Aids

Portable Navigation Device features speech recognition.

Nuvi® 880 promotes safe navigation by letting drivers keep both hands on wheel while telling device what to do and where to go. Along with wireless send-to-GPS capability, unit provides localized information via included MSN Direct services. PTT wireless remote mounts to steering wheel for voice command activation, and bluetooth technology enables hands-free calling via compatible phones....

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

iPUBLISH Selects Cypress CapSense(TM) Touch Screen Solution for New MERIAN Scout NAVIGATOR Personal Travel Assistant

Combination GPS Navigation and Travel Guide Delivers Intuitive, Convenient Operation With Touch Screen Functionality That Responds To Gentle Contact SAN JOSE, Calif., September 25, 2007 - Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE: CY) today announced that iPUBLISH GmbH is employing Cypress's PSoC® CapSense(TM) touch screen controller solution in the popular new MERIAN scout NAVIGATOR Personal Travel...

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

Portable Navigation Devices feature 3D mapping.

Equipped with 2007.7 Tele Atlas maps, Models C620 and C620t offer 4.3 in. wide screen and split-screen interface function, which allows user to view local points of interest alongside full map. Mio 2008 mapping software includes 1,000 3D landmarks as well as digital elevation mapping to depict local landscape, providing motorist with true 3D view of road ahead. Devices enable hands-free calling...

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Navigation Equipment

University Hospital of Bordeaux Officially Opens New Electrophysiology Lab

New Lab Features Installation of Stereotaxis Magnetic Navigation System at Prestigious Research Center ST. LOUIS, Dec. 4 -- Stereotaxis, Inc. (NASDAQ:STXS) announced today the official opening of the Stereotaxis Magnetic Navigation System at the new electrophysiology (EP) lab at the University Hospital of Bordeaux, France. The lab is headed by Professors Michel Haissaguerre and Pierre Jais, whose...

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

Columbus Announces Development of Revolutionary System for Off-Road Navigation

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 4 / -- Columbus Geographic Systems (GIS) Ltd. ("Columbus") (Pink Sheets: CGSE) today announced the start of development of the world's first comprehensive navigation solution, displaying both urban and off-road maps without the need to move between different software or change memory cards. Navigation systems are software developed for car computers and PDAs enabling travelers to...

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

Raytheon Completes Test to Begin Improving Accuracy of Global Positioning System Signals over India

FULLERTON, Calif., Nov. 20, 2007 -- Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) successfully completed the final system acceptance test to augment standard Global Positioning System signals over India. The latest test of the GPS Aided GEO Augmented Navigation-Technology Demonstration System, or GAGAN-TDS, is an important milestone in the worldwide transition to satellite-based navigation for civil aviation. When...

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

NAVIGON Named CES Best of Innovations 2008 Design and Engineering Award Honoree

NAVIGON 7100 Selected as Top In-Vehicle Accessory CHICAGO, Nov. 21 -- The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA®) named NAVIGON as a Best of International CES Innovations 2008 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree for the NAVIGON 7100 personal navigation device (PND). Products entered in this prestigious program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, engineers...

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Navigation Equipment

Northrop Grumman Provides Airport Ground Station for First Satellite-Based Landing System

LONDON, November 21 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC), through its Europe-based subsidiary, Park Air Systems, has developed and installed the ground-based elements of the world's only certified global navigation satellite system for precision approach and landing installed at Bronnoysund Airport, Norway. The inaugural flight using the new landing system was an Avinor charter service from...

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Communications Software

HP Expands iPAQ Lineup with New Devices, Services and Accessories

NEW YORK, Sept. 5, 2007 - Extending the HP iPAQ handheld lineup with the largest product launch in the brand's history, HP today unveiled 56 iPAQ-related products. Because it takes more than a mobile device to make a business mobile, HP introduced five mobile devices, five mobile software programs, 12 mobile services and almost three dozen handheld accessories. The new devices offer an array of...

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Visual Aids

NAVTEQ Transport(TM) Selected by WebTech Wireless for Quadrant(TM) Transportation Solution

Wireless Fleet Management Powered by NAVTEQ® Map Data CHICAGO, Nov. 8 -- NAVTEQ (NYSE:NVT), a leading global provider of digital map data for vehicle navigation and location-based solutions, announced today that it has been selected by WebTech Wireless to supply NAVTEQ Transport truck attributes for Quadrant, WebTech Wireless' fleet management system. Quadrant provides users with GPS-based...

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