TomTom regularly updates and improves their GPS Watch fitness devices and this week they released a major update with Android and iOS 8 support.
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Most people use the include Maps app or Google Maps for navigation on the iPhone, here's why Garmin's new offering is worth a look.
There are plenty of GPS navigation options on iOS, but there is one less today as Nokia decided not to continue development for iOS 7.
MapQuest is reportedly the third most popular mobile navigation application and number two on the desktop. Their new iOS 7 and Android application update offers a compelling navigation experience.
Where is that new iPad Mini? Google and friends are giving Apple a serious run for its money.
BlackBerry wishes it realised sooner that competitor operating systems such as Google's Android and Apple's iOS presented opportunities, not threats, according to global CEO Thorsten Heins.
Android dominates the global mobile platform in the consumer market. In the enterprise, Apple's iOS gets an iPad boost and leads. Why?
I didn't think iOS 6 Maps were that bad, but turn-by-turn navigation on Google Maps is so good there's no way I'd deliberately launch iOS 6's Maps app again...
When Google Maps was missing in iOS 6 and we heard it would eventually come I thought we would just see a slightly updated version from iOS 5. This is MUCH better with full voice-guided GPS navigation.
Apple could fix its iOS 6 Maps app woes by throwing a couple of billion dollars at TomTom, the Dutch supplier of navigation applications.
Echoing Nokia's move a couple of days previously, TomTom has invited developers of Android apps to plug into its mapping and navigation data. Meanwhile, Google is reportedly polishing up its new iOS Maps app.
Research firm IDC says Google-developed Android is now on three-quarters of all smartphones worldwide, while Apple's closed software-hardware ecosystem relegates the platform to a distant second-pace.
Israel's Waze turn-by-turn navigation app has something neither Android's nor iOS 6's new navigation app has - a dedicated community of drivers who love the app, and who are a source of fantastically useful information for drivers
Apple's update to its mobile iOS 6 operating system includes its own new 3D mapping software with turn-by-turn navigation, deeper Facebook and Siri integration, and new group sharing features for iCloud.Apple has said its forthcoming iOS 6 update will have more than 200 features, including new capabilities for the Siri voice-recognition app.
Apple has always included Google Maps in their iOS products and left high end navigation and mapping up to 3rd party developers. It looks like Apple may finally be stepping up and trying to take on Google Maps Navigation found on Android devices.
Global sales of tablets to hit 119 million this year, led by Apple's iOS, but its dominance will shrink in 2012, Garter report states.
The Garmin Pilot app for iOS and Android provides aviation tools for pilots, including navigation aids, weather forecasts and cloud imagery
ALK Technologies announced upcoming GPS navigation software that gives you free offline and online navigation, similar to Nokia Maps, but for iOS and Android.
The top three smartphone operating systems were in a three-way tie, according to global research from US-based Forrester. In its survey, Android led the market with 27 percent, followed by RIM BlackBerry at 26 percent and Apple's iOS at 24 percent, "as of the fall of 2011".
Apple is still in the lead as iPad shipments are doing pretty well at 57.6 percent, but the global market share gap between iOS and Android is really starting to close.
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