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Real-Time Gas Prices From A GPS?

Several automakers are offering a way for drivers to search for the cheapest gas prices while they drive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2011

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Audi Has Edge Over Competition’s In-Car Navigation Systems

When it comes to navigation systems, some auto makers do better than others. But, nobody comes close to offering the kind of navagition system that Audi does.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2011


Mopar’s Electronic Vehicle Tracking System Lauded by ‘Connected World’

Mopar’s Electronic Vehicle Tracking System, the first vehicle-tracking system to send owner an alert when vehicle is driven too fast or too far based on set parameters, has been given a Value Chain Award from Connected World magazine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2011

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Webcast Offers First-Ever Close-Up View Of Bell’s Bayview Mackinac Race Start

Technology could bring as many as five million online viewers to the start of the 87th annual Port Huron-to-Mackinac Island boat race, sponsored this year by Bell’s Brewery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2011


Garmin Opens Detroit Office

Olathe, Kan.-based Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., announced that it would open an office in the Detroit area to support current automotive customers and develop new global business opportunities.


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2 Arrested For GPS Thefts

Two suspects have been arrested in connection with a string of GPS thefts in Macomb County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2011

Troy Police Bust Interstate GPS Theft Ring

Police in Troy are reporting a big break in a theft ring that’s been targeting vehicle navigation systems. 


Leader Dogs Adds High-Tech GPS Training

Leader Dogs for the Blind, the Rochester-based organization that places free guide dogs with blind and visually impaired people around the world, has added high-tech training in spoken-word GPS devices to its services.


OnStar Commemorates 15 Years

Fifteen years ago Global Positioning Systems were confined to military use, telematics was a foreign term and most drivers had a paper map in their glove compartment. Fast forward to today, where the press of […]


DPS To Show New Bus Safety Features

A GPS-tracking system and onboard cameras are among new safety features on Detroit Public Schools buses this year.