Garmin Announces BMW Motorcycle Navigation Unit

Garmin has announced that it will be producing a new navigation unit specifically for motorcyclists called the Garmin BMW Motorrad Navigator IV. The unit is based on the Garmin zumo 660 and adds BMW specific features to the device.
Among the exclusive features are a customized mount, BMW dealer database, audio, and Bluetooth capabilities. The device [...]

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Auditors slam EU over Galileo

The European Commission’s leadership and management skills have been found wanting by a Court of Auditors report into the EU’s much-delayed Galileo satellite navigation project. The report, published on 29 June, also blames individual countries for defending their commercial interests throughout the programme.

U.S. Businesses Arrive With Obama for Glonass

Deere & Co., PepsiCo and Boeing are among the major U.S. businesses providing the economic backdrop for U.S. President Barack Obama’s visit this week, with executives meeting government officials and talking up their Russian investment plans.

Mapmaker AND completes digital map of Denmark

AND Automotive Navigation Data, the Dutch developer of digital mapping data, has completed the process of mapping Denmark. The full digital map of Denmark is now available for commercial use. This is the company’s next step on the road to full coverage of Western Europe.

Frost & Sullivan Cites Gearworks for Creativity and Customer Service in the Home Healthcare Market

Based on its recent analysis of the mobile resource management (MRM) market, Frost & Sullivan has named Gearworks OnCare as the recipient of the 2009 North American Home Healthcare Mobile Solution of the Year Award Gearworks has translated the location, tracking, and management capabilities of MRM into OnCare, a solution that directly addresses the unique needs of the fast-growing home healthcare vertical.