UPDATED: Google Maps for iOS 6 NOT ready to go, says Schmidt. Apple off the hook?

Gerald Lynch Apple, Google, iPad apps, iPhone, iPhone apps, Tech Digest news 28 Comments

Apple's latest operating system upgrade brings with it a raft of new features, including improvements to the Siri voice activated assistant and deep Facebook integration. But for many, it's becoming defined by what it has removed: Google Maps. iOS 6…

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Special Edition Gold Nike+ SportsWatch GPS makes its debut at London 2012 Olympics

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Nike have been getting into the Olympic spirit as much as anyone else over the past fortnight, and have unveiled a special edition gold-plated version of their Nike+SportWatch. The Nike+ SportsWatch GPS special edition version has all the same functionality…

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TomTom Go Live 1000 launched

Gerald Lynch Satellite Navigation systems, Tech Digest news, Transport, Travel Gadgets, Vehicles Leave a Comment

TomTom has launched its latest flagship GPS system, the TomTom Go Live 1000. With a design more in line with a smartphone than an in-car sat-nav, it's a bold move by the company currently battling the influx of mobile applications…

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TomTom iPhone app gets live traffic updates

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The TomTom app for iPhone has been updated to version 1.3, bringing live traffic information, an improved interface and optimised routing to its satellite navigation system. Traffic updates hit the users iPhone every three minutes, notifying drivers of any incidents,…

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