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TomTom searches for drivers to map five paradise islands

TomTom searches for drivers to map five paradise islands

TomTom has kicked off its Map Paradise Project, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for five families or groups of friends to spend two weeks on a tropical island and earn £10,000 for mapping it.

TomTom map update: Summer event venues and road changes

TomTom map update: Summer event venues and road changes

TomTom has released its Summer map. This latest map update includes road changes and Points of Interest (POI) related to major events across Europe this Summer.

INRIX Traffic app for iPhone and iPad gets drivers out of gridlock

INRIX, a leading international provider of traffic information and driver services, introduces a new app for the iPhone and iPad that helps drivers take control of their commute and avoid traffic.

RAM to track miles across Europe for charity rally challenge

RAM to track miles across Europe for charity rally challenge

As Harrogate-based Susie Little gears up for the start of a 3,000 mile rally across Europe, vehicle tracking technology – kindly donated by Leeds-company Remote Asset Management (RAM) – is set to give a valuable boost to her fundraising efforts.

TomTom launches the Go Live Camper & Caravan

TomTom launches the Go Live Camper & Caravan

TomTom has launched the GO LIVE Camper & Caravan. This specialist navigation device provides tailored routes by vehicle type and has pre-installed Points of Interest that make it easy for drivers to find camper and caravan sites and services.

TomTom releases new iPhone/iPad app

TomTom releases new iPhone/iPad app

TomTom has released the latest version (v1.10) of its app for iPhone and iPad. The update fully integrates TomTom navigation with social media applications.

Vauxhall launches webstore for latest navigation updates

Vauxhall launches webstore for latest navigation updates

Vauxhall has launched a new online store offering the latest map updates for Vauxhall-fitted satellite navigation systems.

TomTom to deliver real-time traffic information to the AA website

TomTom to deliver real-time traffic information to the AA website

TomTom announces a partnership with the Automobile Association (the AA), which will provide the most accurate real-time traffic information for The AA's Traffic News website.

Tweet, search and go with the TomTom GO LIVE 1005 World

Tweet, search and go with the TomTom GO LIVE 1005 World

TomTom has launched the GO LIVE 1005 WORLD featuring driver-friendly versions of popular social networking and online travel services. Marking an industry first in navigation, TomTom is making it safe for drivers to tweet their estimated time of arrival on the move.

TomTom App for iPhone 1.9 now optimised for iPad

TomTom App for iPhone 1.9 now optimised for iPad

TomTom has released the TomTom App for iPhone 1.9 which has been optimised for the iPad. Existing TomTom App customers can download the new version to their iPads for free.

TomTom satnav featuring The Stig and Clarkson

TomTom satnav featuring The Stig and Clarkson

TomTom today launches the TomTom GO LIVE Top Gear edition, bringing fans a combination of a Stig mode, Jeremy Clarkson's directions and unique Top Gear selected points of interest including race track and raceway locations related to the series.

Tweet, search and go - TomTom satnavs go social

Tweet, search and go - TomTom satnavs go social

TomTom is introducing new, driver-friendly versions of popular social networking and online travel services. New Search & Go LIVE Services - which include Expedia, TripAdvisor and Yelp - give users access to trusted online reviews and the best route to get there.

M25 has five of UK's ten worst jams in July

M25 has five of UK's ten worst jams in July

The M25 accounted for five of the UK's top ten worst traffic jams in July, according to data analysed by the TomTom HD Traffic Centre.

GPS racers

Sainsbury's Car Insurance extends a serious warning to motorists tempted by the "fun" side of their Global Positioning System (GPS) while they're on the move.

RoadPilot Mobile launches on iPhone

RoadPilot Mobile launches on iPhone

Motorists with Apple iPhones keen to stay on the right side of the law will be able to download RoadPilot Mobile – an innovative GPS speed camera locator application – from today via the Apple App Store.