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Google Update Breaks Down Google Maps and Waze, And It’s Getting Ridiculously Widespread
Google Update Breaks Down Google Maps and Waze, And It’s Getting Ridiculously Widespread

11 Aug 2022, 20:16 UTC / The “GPS signal lost” error that so many people have been struggling with is still around, this time causing Maps and Waze problems

 
New Marine Navigation Sensor From Sea Machines Says It's the Biggest Advancement Since GPS
New Marine Navigation Sensor From Sea Machines Says It's the Biggest Advancement Since GPS

21 Jun 2022, 15:32 UTC / Sea Machines unveiled a new computer vision that it claims to be the biggest advancement in vessel navigation instrumentation since GPS

 
NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter Loses Sense of Direction, Might Still Fly on Mars
NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter Loses Sense of Direction, Might Still Fly on Mars

8 Jun 2022, 16:56 UTC / As the Martian winter is getting closer, Ingenuity is facing new challenges on Mars. NASA announced that one of the helicopter's navigation sensors is dead

 
Mustang Mach-E Got EV-Friendly Driving Routes With iOS 15.4 and Apple CarPlay
Mustang Mach-E Got EV-Friendly Driving Routes With iOS 15.4 and Apple CarPlay

21 Mar 2022, 14:04 UTC / Most electric vehicles are constraint to using the integrated navigation system but Ford Mustang Much-E can now harness Apple Maps thanks to iOS 15.4 update

 
Google Maps Disappears From Android Auto, Here’s a Fix If You Don’t Want to Use Waze
Google Maps Disappears From Android Auto, Here’s a Fix If You Don’t Want to Use Waze

1 Mar 2022, 22:21 UTC / After the update to Android 12, Google Maps is no longer available for some users, with Google currently running an investigation

 
High-Speed Car Ferry Successfully Completes First Autonomous Voyage in Japan
High-Speed Car Ferry Successfully Completes First Autonomous Voyage in Japan

19 Jan 2022, 03:09 UTC / A 222-meter (728-ft) high-speed ferry has successfully completed a 240-km (149-mile) journey, navigationg autonomously from Shinmoji to Iyonada

 
Custom Maps and Location Services Are Making Their Way to Mines
Custom Maps and Location Services Are Making Their Way to Mines

17 Jan 2022, 23:18 UTC / HERE has recently joined forces with Ericsson to bring location services and custom maps to the mining sector for more effective operations

 
Hyundai Heavy Industries to Kick Off Demonstrations for Autonomous Commercial Ships
Hyundai Heavy Industries to Kick Off Demonstrations for Autonomous Commercial Ships

10 Jan 2022, 10:59 UTC / Avikus, a subsidiary of Hyundai Heavy Industries, will conduct certification testing for a series of autonomous navigation systems for ships

 
Honda and Acura's Navigation Systems Show 20-Year Old Dates, No Solution Available Yet
Honda and Acura's Navigation Systems Show 20-Year Old Dates, No Solution Available Yet

4 Jan 2022, 14:45 UTC / Reports stating that some Honda and Acura infotainment systems show incorrect dates on their screens started to flood dealers' emails

 
Key Google Maps Feature Broken on Android Auto, These Painful Fixes Could Help
Key Google Maps Feature Broken on Android Auto, These Painful Fixes Could Help

15 Dec 2021, 22:26 UTC / Opening Google Maps links on Android Auto is no longer possible, and here’s how to deal with this shortcoming until a fix lands

 
What3words Enabled by Alexa To Be Offered With All Lamborghini Huracan Models
What3words Enabled by Alexa To Be Offered With All Lamborghini Huracan Models

10 Nov 2021, 12:38 UTC / Lamborghini plans to make the what3words navigation technology available with its entire Huracan range, via Alexa voice control

 
About 10 Percent of Drivers Think It’s Okay to Take a Selfie Behind the Wheel
About 10 Percent of Drivers Think It’s Okay to Take a Selfie Behind the Wheel

20 Sep 2021, 07:15 UTC / Research show drivers don’t necessarily think it’s a problem to interact with electronics even when their cars are in motion

 
New Waze Update Lets Puppets Power Navigation Features
New Waze Update Lets Puppets Power Navigation Features

15 Sep 2021, 06:39 UTC / Waze has recently released a new limited-time pack that includes moods, voice navigation and car icons inspired by the famous Fraggle Rock

 
U.S. Army to Operate World’s First Cutting-Edge Military Underwater Navigation System
U.S. Army to Operate World’s First Cutting-Edge Military Underwater Navigation System

3 Sep 2021, 05:43 UTC / U.S. military divers will now benefit from a new asset on their highly-dangerous missions - an underwater navigation system like nothing else out there.

 
TomTom’s Google Maps Alternative Gets New Update with Good News for CarPlay Users
TomTom’s Google Maps Alternative Gets New Update with Good News for CarPlay Users

31 Aug 2021, 05:01 UTC / TomTom has recently released an update for its GO Navigation & Traffic app on iOS, and this time it included some CarPlay goodies too

 
Fueloyal Launches Customized Fuel Purchase Optimization IoT System For Trucking
Fueloyal Launches Customized Fuel Purchase Optimization IoT System For Trucking

13 Aug 2021, 06:58 UTC / Fueloyal has supplied more than 1 million IoT devices to major companies in 16 countries, and their new Fuel Navigation is intended to provide operating fleets

 
Audi Joins the Subscription Bandwagon With $84.99 Monthly Fee for MMI Navigation
Audi Joins the Subscription Bandwagon With $84.99 Monthly Fee for MMI Navigation

18 May 2021, 13:55 UTC / Audi has announced the "Function on Demand" subscription that essentially allows owners to get MMI Navigation plus with a monthly fee

 
China Warns Navigation Apps Collect Personal User Data Without Consent
China Warns Navigation Apps Collect Personal User Data Without Consent

3 May 2021, 16:26 UTC / Chinese authorities warn that no less than 33 mobile applications are accessing personal user data without any type of consent

 
Magnetic Field and Star-Based Navigation Coming to a Military Near You in 2023
Magnetic Field and Star-Based Navigation Coming to a Military Near You in 2023

24 Apr 2021, 07:01 UTC / Honeywell previews "lineup of alternative navigation solutions” based on magnetic fields and stars, plans to launch them in two years

 
Dacia Cleverly Transforms Your Smartphone Into a Functional Infotainment Screen
Dacia Cleverly Transforms Your Smartphone Into a Functional Infotainment Screen

29 Mar 2021, 13:53 UTC / On the base versions of its newest models, Dacia offers an innovative system that uses the driver's smartphone as a fully-functional infotainment display