Inrix connect Smartphone with In-Car GPS

Users can now enter a destination on the iPhone (or Android or Blackberry device later this quarter) and push it directly to Ford’s in-car navigation system. The app is powered by Inrix, and it illustrates the value of connecting user input from outside the car with an interface and real-time data available inside the car.…

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Garmin ultra-thin nuvi PND

Garmin featured an ultra slim range of nuvi PND at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The 5-inch personal navigation devices (3500 Series) include Garmin latest navigation engine, Guidance 3.0, Digital 3D Traffic and compatibility with Garmin’s newest Android application, Smartphone Link. The nuvi 3590LMT comes with enabled Bluetooth, free lifetime digital 3D traffic…

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Garmin buys Centro GPS

Garmin has acquired Centro GPS, its Chilean distributor for automotive, outdoor recreation, fitness and marine products. Garmin which has its operational base in Olathe, plans to rename Centro as Garmin Chile. Operations will stay in their current space in Santiago, where there are about 25 employees. Garmin opened a Brazilian office in 2006. The company…

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Christmas & New Year wishes from MemNav team

This year 2011 is reaching an end, and with our last newsletter in this year, we wish you all a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year. In this issue, we listed links to some of our services, products and articles. The list includes, GPS maps for Garmin, Navitel and CityGuide, Maps to all…

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Doubt about Iran’s spy drone GPS hacking

Reports that Iranian electronic warfare experts may have succeeded in intercepting and capturing a sophisticated US spy drone was received with some skepticism by security analysts. While it is certainly possible that the drone was electronically ambushed as reported, more details are needed to know what exactly might have happened to the RQ-170 Sentinel drone,…

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