Satellite navigation

05.07.12
New Magellan RoadMate GPS units navigate by landmarks, steer clear of pesky traffic cameras
05.07.12

New Magellan RoadMate GPS units navigate by landmarks, steer clear of pesky traffic cameras

It's been a long while since Magellan comprehensively updated its RoadMate GPS mapping units, so t...

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05.02.12
Newcastle University preps in-car GPS for the elderly, helps grandmum get home safely
05.02.12

Newcastle University preps in-car GPS for the elderly, helps grandmum get home safely

Most Engadget readers will have grown up with GPS, but the UK's Newcastle University has realized...

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04.06.12
Google offers Floor Plan Marker app to businesses so they can improve indoor mapping
04.06.12

Google offers Floor Plan Marker app to businesses so they can improve indoor mapping

Are folks still getting lost in the faux marble expanse of your airport or shopping mall, even aft...

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01.04.12
Nokia Car Mode for Symbian Belle now ready for download
01.04.12

Nokia Car Mode for Symbian Belle now ready for download

Nokia loves motorists and is showering them with gifts over at the Nokia Store to prove it. Well, on...

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10.21.11
EU to launch first two Galileo satellites today, as sat-nav system lurches forward
10.21.11

EU to launch first two Galileo satellites today, as sat-nav system lurches forward

The EU's Galileo satellite navigation system has been beset by delays and budget overruns in re...

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07.08.11
Pioneer's AVIC-ZHO9-MEV, the first satnav for hypermilers
07.08.11

Pioneer's AVIC-ZHO9-MEV, the first satnav for hypermilers

Are you the switched-on environmental type who plans your Prius journey around how much air res...

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04.27.11
TomTom user data sold to Dutch police, used to determine ideal locations for speed traps
04.27.11

TomTom user data sold to Dutch police, used to determine ideal locations for speed traps

We like it when the accumulated speed data from GPS devices helps us avoid traffic incidents and sc...

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03.08.11
Early mid-week shocker: research says we are overly reliant on GPS
03.08.11

Early mid-week shocker: research says we are overly reliant on GPS

Well, this can't be good, but it's certainly not surprising, either. Researchers have concluded tha...

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01.20.11
EU's Galileo sat-nav system's budget overruns continue, European Commission asks for an extra €1.9 billion
01.20.11

EU's Galileo sat-nav system's budget overruns continue, European Commission asks for an extra €1.9 billion

The European Commission has just completed its mid-term review of the EU's Galileo satellite navigat...

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