Tag: navigation

INRIX Traffic learns your routine to give you personalized routes

If you’re driving in a busy city, you’ve probably been using crowd-sourced navigation apps to figure your way around, especially during rush hours. But...

Google Maps adds ‘Explore around you’ option to five countries

Google Maps has served to be a very useful tool in many ways. From a simple mapping tool, it has expanded beyond its navigation...

Tom Tom Speed Cameras helps you stay on the right track 

When you’re driving, if you’re a good driver, you try to maintain the normal, legal speed that you’re supposed to maintain. Sometimes though, there...

Hivemapper raises $3M seed funding, launches beta app 

We have a handful of navigation apps for cars like Waze, HERE, Google Maps. But what about for drones? Okay, they aren’t as ubiquitous...

Google improves offline Maps navigation with search, useful information

Believe it or not, we live in a world where Internet connection is still not reliable and easily accessible especially in remote areas. Even...

NavMeter shows driving stats like speed, coordinates

NavMeter is a new travel-related app that works with Google Maps navigation. The app knows when the latter is running so it makes use...

HERE for Android Beta lets you add another Home button

The beta version of the HERE navigation app has brought a lot of advanced joy to people who are dependent on apps like...

Waze looking at fixing “Waze left” issues on navigation app

Ask people who use Waze on a daily basis and they’ll probably tell you about that time when they refused to listen to the...

Sygic acquires Fuelio, premium app now available for free

Fuelio is one mobile navigation Android app that's been widely used by drivers. It was recently acquired by Sygic and so the latter has...

HERE app now includes reversible lanes across all platforms

Navigation apps are becoming more competitive by adding features and other goodies that will one-up their competition. One of the more aggressive apps to...

HERE improves on offline maps in Africa, transit routes everywhere else

Nokia's HERE navigation maps app has been doing offline mapping since before everyone thought it was cool. And now that Google Maps is set...

Google Maps improves real-time transit info, adds more cities, countries

It used to be that map and navigation apps cater mostly to people who have cars or are driving or being driven around unfamiliar...