SatNav News http://www.satnav-expert.co.uk/satnav-news Mon, 05 Mar 2012 11:21:43 +0000 http://backend.userland.com/rss092 en Fancy a bite to eat? Get on your sat nav! With new technology being tested in Japan, users of sat nav devices could soon be able to order meals via their sat navs when they fancy a bite to eat. These days, many people use their sat nav devices to get around the find their way around in places that they ... http://www.satnav-expert.co.uk/satnav-news/satnav/fancy-a-bite-to-eat-get-on-your-sat-nav__id-111363 Insurance premiums could fall with monitoring sat nav It has been revealed that satellite navigation giant TomTom ┬áhas signed up with Motaquote insurers to bring a new monitoring sat nav to market, which could help drivers to cut car insurance costs. As most drivers are only too well aware, the cost of insurance cover has soared over recent years, ... http://www.satnav-expert.co.uk/satnav-news/tom-tom-sat-nav/insurance-premiums-could-fall-with-monitoring-sat-nav__id-111360 Local Transport Minister calls sat nav summit It has been announced that the Local Transport Minister, Norman Baker, has called a sat nav summit to try and iron out issues relating to out of date or incorrect directions on these devices. Many of us have heard about or even been involved in incidents involving sat navs providing outdated ... http://www.satnav-expert.co.uk/satnav-news/satnav/local-transport-minister-calls-sat-nav-summit__id-111355 Drivers like sat navs that make their journey more fun Many sat nav devices can be really dull and dreary in terms of the content and voiceover. However, more and more drivers are now enjoying the light hearted aid of comedy sat navs to liven their journey up. Having a sat nav is something that has become essential to many drivers ... http://www.satnav-expert.co.uk/satnav-news/satnav/drivers-like-sat-navs-that-make-their-journey-more-fun__id-111351 Conflict of interests mean Clarkson sat nav deal is scrapped It has been revealed that a deal between sat nav manufacturing giant Tom Tom and the BBC has been scrapped due to conflict of interests arising over one of its big stars voicing a sat nav. There are many sat nav systems that use the voices of stars to tell ... http://www.satnav-expert.co.uk/satnav-news/tom-tom-sat-nav/conflict-of-interests-mean-clarkson-sat-nav-deal-is-scrapped__id-111348 Rising number of people suffering from ’sat nav rage’ A recent report compiled from a survey of British drivers has shown that a rising number of people are now experiencing what has become known as 'sat nav rage'. Most people these days have heard of road rage and may even be someone that regularly experiences road rage. However, there is ... http://www.satnav-expert.co.uk/satnav-news/garmin-sat-nav/rising-number-of-people-suffering-from-sat-nav-rage__id-111345 Garmin unveils range of new Nuvi sat nav devices Satellite navigation giant Garmin has recently announced a range of new products in its Nuvi sat nav range, which are expected to hit the shelves at the start of next year. Sat nav products have become more high tech and more affordable over recent years, with a number of satellite navigation ... http://www.satnav-expert.co.uk/satnav-news/garmin-sat-nav/garmin-unveils-range-of-new-nuvi-sat-nav-devices__id-111343 Despite Breakthrough Gadgets, Sat Navs Will Hold Strong Despite Breakthrough Gadgets, Sat Navs Will Hold Strong As smartphone and tablet technology is pushed to the limit, mobile manufacturers would like the world to think that these devices can carry out any job imaginable. A smartphone can capture video one moment and act as a GPS the next. What this ... http://www.satnav-expert.co.uk/satnav-news/satnav/despite-breakthrough-gadgets-sat-navs-will-hold-strong__id-111337 More Deals and Options for Sat Nav Buyers Users of satellite navigation now have more options than ever before thanks to some rather interesting market trends. The line dividing personal navigation devices (PNDs) and smartphones is becoming blurrier every day. That's because the popularity of mobile devices such as iPhones/iPads and Androids have prompted many sat nav providers ... http://www.satnav-expert.co.uk/satnav-news/satnav/more-deals-and-options-for-sat-nav-buyers__id-111332 TomTom to get valuable data from Highways Agency for consumers Satellite navigation system giant TomTom is to be fed important traffic updates direct from the Highways Agency, which will keep road users better informed. It has been reported that the satellite navigation giant TomTom is to be fed information from the Highways Agency which will then allow consumers to get access ... http://www.satnav-expert.co.uk/satnav-news/tom-tom-sat-nav/tomtom-to-get-valuable-data-from-highways-agency-for-consumers__id-111329