ALK Technologies archive

  • CoPilot navigates to Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8
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    CoPilot navigates to Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8

    By 24 February 2013

    CoPilot is making a return to Microsoft’s latest platform with the confirmation from ALK Technologies that it will be available in summer 2013 on Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 devices. CoPilot will offer a full navigation experience for Windows users,...

  • CoPilot delivers mapping solutions to over 250 different Android devices
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    CoPilot delivers mapping solutions to over 250 different Android devices

    By 10 October 2012

    ALK Technologies, the team behind the CoPilot apps, claims its navigation software now supports more than 250 different Android devices, making it one of the most wide-ranging mapping solutions available to download. One of the reasons CoPilot has been...

  • CoPilot GPS app enables offline guidance
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    CoPilot GPS app enables offline guidance

    By 10 May 2012

    ALK Technologies has released a free GPS app for Apple and Android devices that works even when you have no mobile signal. CoPilot GPS stores its maps on board your smarpthone or tablet so you have access to them at all times. You can select your destination...

  • CoPilot Live now with real time traffic information as standard
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    CoPilot Live now with real time traffic information as standard

    By 25 April 2012

    ALK’s sat nav app, CoPilot Live, has added real-time traffic information as standard to its premium package, meaning you’ll no longer have to pay extra for it.  CoPilot Live’s ActiveTraffic service previously cost an additional £9.99 for an annual...

  • CoPilot Live adds ActiveTraffic
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    CoPilot Live adds ActiveTraffic

    By 2 September 2010

    ALK Technologies has introduced a real-time traffic update service to its CoPilot Live GPS navigation apps for smartphones and iPad in the US. ActiveTraffic uses real-time traffic flow information to calculate the best route to avoid traffic congestion...

  • CoPilot Live HD for iPad inbound
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    CoPilot Live HD for iPad inbound

    By 29 April 2010

    CoPilot has announced that it has submitted a dedicated version of its satnav software for the Apple iPad, for those that want their satnav to be almost as big as their windscreen. CoPilot Live HD, as it will be known, will offer a hi-resolution edition...

  • CoPilot Live iPhone app updated
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    CoPilot Live iPhone app updated

    By 7 December 2009

    CoPilot has rolled out yet another update to its CoPilot Live iPhone application which allows customers access to various premium services offered by the company. There's Live Traffic info, Live local search and the option to get local fuel prices listed...

  • CoPilot Live 8 for iPhone review
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    CoPilot Live 8 for iPhone review

    By 16 November 2009

    CoPilot is one of many GPS apps for the iPhone, but at half the price of the rest of the pack is this app any less feature rich, or are they just looking to sell you a good deal? We get in the car and find out. At £26 for the UK maps, £49.99 for the...

  • Best Car Gadgets 2009 nominations
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    Best Car Gadgets 2009 nominations

    By 16 November 2009

    Here are the nominations for Best Car Gadget in The Vodafone Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2009. The following products were chosen because we feel they represent the best car gadgets on sale in the last 12 months that are available in the UK. The nominations...

  • CoPilot Live for iPhone gets updated again
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    CoPilot Live for iPhone gets updated again

    By 13 October 2009

    The CoPilot Live iPhone GPS navigation app has received its second update in 2 months. This latest update adds new features including in-app safety camera updates, the claim of improved GPS performance in walking mode and the ability to use the iPhone's...

  • CoPilot Live iPhone satnav app gets a free update
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    CoPilot Live iPhone satnav app gets a free update

    By 9 September 2009

    The first update for CoPilot Live iPhone satnav app has been released. Available for free to existing users, the automatic update claims to bring a number of improvements and new features including safety camera alerts, the ability to dial a point of...