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navigation app

An application in a smartphone that provides navigational directions in real time. See GPS.
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Waze calls itself the "world's largest community-based traffic and navigation app" - allowing millions of users to update constantly on traffic jams, police checks and short cuts to help each other shorten their journeys.
However, before we get into the details of each app individually, we need to give you an idea of what a navigation app should ideally bring to the table.
In addition, TeleNav has launched a personalised local search and navigation app for the Android Marketplace for Verizon phones.
The updated navigation app now comes with a Directions Widget that gives users turn-by-turn navigation directions straight from the lock screen of their handsets.
Governor Tom Wolf said that travel information available for Pennsylvania roadways is being expanded through a free, two-way data-sharing partnership between the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and Waze (www.waze.com), a real-time crowdsourced navigation app through which drivers share road conditions.
20 -- MapmyIndia has updated the navigation app for Android, Windows Phone and Windows 8 tablets and PCs with the real time traffic update.
In March alone, 1.5 million users downloaded the free mobile navigation app, Calcalist said.
Localscope supports 18 languages and integrates with 11 popular navigation apps. This empowers users to search for a destination anywhere in the world, in a language they speak and get turn by turn directions to it with a navigation app they use regularly.
Unlike the standard Navigation app, it also calls out street addresses as you pass them, helping the user keep their bearings when travelling in unfamiliar areas, reports the New York Daily News.
A new feature being added by the search giant to its popular navigation app will (https://blog.google/products/maps/new-year-new-look-ride-services-mode-gets-update/) allow users to hail an Uber without ever leaving Google Maps.
Subaru of America Incorporated, a subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries (TYO: 7270), has added Magellan Navi, a cloud-based navigation app, to the 2017 Subaru BRZ multimedia system.

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