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Old 01-05-2003, 11:42 AM
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Polaris™ Navigation Systems for 7650

Polaris™ Navigation Systems take navigation technology to the next level, bringing users the latest in advanced Off-Board and Hybrid applications for up to the minute mapping and pinpoint accurate navigation.
Polaris Systems include all road changes, however recent, - together with continuously updated POI (Point of Interest) data for example; new hotels, restaurants, etc., received via high-speed, real time data transfers over the wireless network.



Product Overview

Polaris for Cellular Phones
Polaris for Cellular Phones transforms the advantages of sophisticated navigation and mapping technology into a solution simple enough to work on any Java-enabled cellular phone either with or without the use of GPS. Built with user convenience and safety in mind, Polaris for Cellular Phones enables users to choose the way they wish to work with the application. From the car, the mobile device keypad is used to search for addresses, perform cross street searches, look up POIs and receive optimal routing. However, for easier, more convenient routing, entire routes can be sent remotely from the office via the Internet.
Everyday cellular phone users can now enjoy many of the benefits of in-car navigation without the expense of high-cost PDAs and in-car systems.Polaris for Cellular Phones assists users to navigate to any destination from any starting point, via the best route possible, both quickly and safely. Users receive easy to read, pinpoint accurate turn-by-turn instructions designed specifically for small-screen display in graphical, textual and voice formats together with high-speed data transfers and clear, precise maps.

User-Friendly Instructions

Polaris for Cellular Phones assists users to navigate to any destination from any starting point, via the best route possible, both quickly and safely. Users receive easy to read, pinpoint accurate turn-by-turn instructions designed specifically for small-screen display in graphical, textual and voice formats together with high-speed data transfers and clear, precise maps.

Direct and Remote Routing Functionality

Built with user convenience and safety in mind, Polaris for Cellular users can choose the way they wish to work with the application. From the car, the mobile device keypad can be used to search for addresses, perform cross street searches, look up POIs (Points of Interest) such as restaurants, hotels etc. and receive optimal routing to any chosen destination. Alternatively, for easier, more convenient routing, entire routes can be sent remotely from the office over the Internet via ‘push’ technology, enabling business people on the move to stay mobile without having to stop and input any data.

Fast, Lightweight and Cost Effective

Designed for the everyday mobile phone user, Polaris for Cellular Phones has been built to be cost effective. The application requires a one-time only download to the client device, provides hi-speed route downloads and has no need for connectivity during navigation sessions. Additionally, in order to meet a wide range of consumer needs, the Polaris for Cellular Phones runs on all models of Java-enabled phones such as Nokia 6310i, 7650, Motorola T720, Sony p800, Siemens sI45i and more.
Occupying as little as 60KB on Java-enabled phones, Polaris Navigation Systems for Cellular Phones meets all mobile user needs, however varied.

Main Features

*Fast, efficient spatial data transfers enabling cost effective, minimal wireless network usage
*Easy to read, accurate turn-by-turn directions designed for small-screen display
*Easy entry of addresses and POIs via keyboard
*Remote route request - routes can be sent to the cellular phone via the Internet
*‘Nearest’ POI search and navigation to selected P
*Runs on any Java-enabled phone (black & white, color and multiple screen sizes etc.)
*Runs with or without GPS

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Old 01-05-2003, 01:06 PM
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For real?

Who is the maker/software company?

Is there a web site with more info? prices? dates?

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Old 01-05-2003, 01:24 PM
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Have a look here

http://www.directionsmag.com/pressre...?press_id=6513

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Old 01-05-2003, 01:37 PM
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A couple more of interest


http://nt1.directionsmag.com/compani...companyID=1199


http://www.telmap.com/

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http://www.telmap.com/frameset.asp?page=asp/products.asp?ToSelect=Polaris%20for%20Cellular%20P hones

I think this will be offered to consumers by the network operators, or by corporations (eg transport/couriers/taxis) to their users. Movistar in Spain are beginning to advertise such a service...

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and so ????

and so ?????

For us do you think we could try it or buy it ????? when ?????

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Probably a stupid question (I'm full of them oops ) but will in work in the UK ?

I'd really really like this app D
 

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