toggle

AAPL Stock: 101.08 ( + 0.22 )

Printed from http://www.macnn.com

ALK released free CoPilot Live navigation app for iPhone

updated 04:45 pm EST, Wed January 20, 2010

Maps can be added as an in-app purchasee

ALK Technologies has announced that its CoPilot Live Directions app is now available on the App Store as a 30-day free trial. The iPhone utility provides full navigation capabilities, including turn-by-turn instructions and voice guidance. Map data is stored locally on the handset, rather than constantly requiring a network connection when traveling.

After the free trial is complete, users can continue to use the basic map-only turn-by-turn directions for the US and Canada. The premium package with voice guidance and 3D maps can be added via an in-app purchase for a monthly or yearly subscription.

CoPilot Live Directions requires an iPhone 3G or 3GS running firmware v3.0 or later. The premium services are available for $20 per year or $3 per month, while a live traffic option can be added for $5.









by MacNN Staff

POST TOOLS:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

MacNN Sponsor

Recent Reviews

Autodesk Smoke 2015

Since May of this year, Autodesk has been shipping the highly anticipated update to its high-end post-production video editing suite, ...

Crucial MX100 256GB SATA-3 SSD

While the price-per-gigabyte ratio for magnetic platter-based hard drives can't be beat, the speed that a SSD brings to the table for ...

Narrative Clip

With the advent of social media technology, people have been searching for new ways to share the events of their daily lives -- be it ...

toggle

Most Commented