Intrinsyc Destinator 9 introduced by Intrinsyc Software International

Intrinsyc Software International today announced the general availability of Destinator 9, a leader in cross-platform GPS navigation software. The newest version of Destinator delivers the mobile industry’s highest quality user experience in navigation devices, with a host of new capabilities and features designed to get people to their destinations easily, quickly and safely. Destinator 9 is available for Android mobile phones, Microsoft Windows Mobile smart phones, Personal Navigation Devices (PNDs) and connected PNDs based on Microsoft Windows Embedded CE.

EB expands support for Microsoft auto platform

EB is now supporting Microsoft Live Search for Devices on Microsoft Auto.

SVOX speech solutions available for Microsoft Auto 4.0

OEMs and TierOnes that use the Microsoft Auto platform can enable speech in their products by deploying SVOX Automotive ASR and SVOX Automotive TTS

Airbiquity and Telenor Connexion announce strategic partnership, Agreement will enable vehicle connectivity for European markets

Airbiquity, a global leader in wireless connected services, and Telenor Connexion, a leading global provider of M2M connectivity solutions, today announced a joint strategic partnership to enable vehicle connectivity for connected services applications in automotive, portable navigation and fleet solutions across Europe.

Broadcom Introduces PND on a Chip

Broadcom announced what it calls “the first PND on a chip,” a new navigation processor and power management unit (PMU) designed for personal navigation devices (PNDs). The BCM4760 system-on-a-chip (SoC) includes a GPS baseband, radio frequency (RF) circuitry, low noise amplifier (LNA), and high-powered applications and graphics processors to drive 3D user interfaces.