CoPilot archive

  • CoPilot Live launches on Android Market
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    CoPilot Live launches on Android Market

    By 29 June 2009

    The CoPilot Live satnav software is available for Android-based mobile phones. It can be downloaded now from Android Market for the HTC Magic, the T-Mobile G1 and the coming-soon HTC Hero. CoPilot Live offers turn-by-turn GPS navigation with detailed...

  • HTC Touch Diamond 2 to get CoPilot Live HD trial
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    HTC Touch Diamond 2 to get CoPilot Live HD trial

    By 9 June 2009

    It's been announced a trial version of CoPilot Live HD will be pre-installed on the new HTC Touch Diamond 2 as a free 15-day trial. Users will have full access to the UK and Ireland maps that come as part of the trial version, and then at the end of the...

  • CoPilot launches HD satnav for top-end smartphones
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    CoPilot launches HD satnav for top-end smartphones

    By 11 May 2009

    GPS software company CoPilot, which makes satnav applications for a whole range of handsets, has announced a "high definition" version of its latest mobile phone software - CoPilot Live 7. CoPilot Live 7 HD Edition is designed to work with touchscreen...

  • HTC Touch Cruise to get CoPilot Live
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    HTC Touch Cruise to get CoPilot Live

    By 16 February 2009

    ALK Technologies has announced that its CoPilot Live navigation software will be available for the Touch Cruise smartphone from HTC. The fully integrated solution provides voice-guided navigation as well as navigation-based services such as live local...

  • Toshiba TG01 to get CoPilot GPS
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    Toshiba TG01 to get CoPilot GPS

    By 13 February 2009

    ALK Technologies has announced that its CoPilot Live GPS navigation system will be available for the recently announced Toshiba TG01. CoPilot Live uses the phone's GPS capabilities to provide what it says is full-featured turn-by-turn navigation and 3D...

  • CoPilot Live shown on iPhone and T-Mobile G1
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    CoPilot Live shown on iPhone and T-Mobile G1

    By 13 January 2009

    At the recent CES event, CoPilot demoed its Live mobile phone GPS solution running on both an iPhone and a T-Mobile G1. David Quin, marketing director explains: "CES is all about innovation and it's great to be able to showcase CoPilot Live navigation...

  • UK (nearly) gets £100 laptop
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    UK (nearly) gets £100 laptop

    By 26 September 2008

    Hot bargain shopping news for Pocket-lint readers, from 11am 'til 4pm today, etailer eXpansys is offering a Asus Eee PC 701 Surf in white for £117.99 including VAT. Follow the link below between the set times for the special price if you want to make...

  • Velocity Mobile launches 103
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    Velocity Mobile launches 103

    By 10 September 2008

    Velocity Mobile has announced the retail availability of its first touchscreen phone, the Velocity 103. The 103 gets Velocity Mobile's Odyssey Interface, built on top of Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional and the company's "VOTA" over the air updates. The...

  • Expansys leaks BlackBerry 8210 clamshell
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    Expansys leaks BlackBerry 8210 clamshell

    By 19 August 2008

    Shrewd bit of marketing or a simple database slip-up, either way Expansys has spilled the beans on the new clamshell BlackBerry ahead of RIM in the UK. Available for pre-order from today, the RIM BlackBerry 8210 Smartphone doesn't have a price or availability...

  • CoPilot Live 7 launches for HTC Touch Diamond
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    CoPilot Live 7 launches for HTC Touch Diamond

    By 24 July 2008

    A special edition of CoPilot Live 7 has been released for the HTC Touch Diamond smartphone. Featuring turn-by-turn satellite navigation that takes full advantage of the phone’s in-built GPS satellite receiver, VGA colour screen and 4GB on-board memory,...

  • HTC backtracks over warranty support
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    HTC backtracks over warranty support

    By 10 June 2008

    HTC has backtracked on its comments yesterday to Pocket-lint about supporting customers who’ve bought a non-UK version of the new HTC diamond. "HTC will always support the consumer and their device but what’s important is that consumers know that...

  • HTC Diamond on sale in UK
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    HTC Diamond on sale in UK

    By 9 June 2008

    The HTC Diamond might not be officially available in the UK, but that hasn’t stopped Expansys having 53 in stock with the promise of getting it you one in 2 days. However before you rush for your credit card, due to an exclusive distribution deal HTC...

  • CoPilot Live 7 now available on Symbian devices
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    CoPilot Live 7 now available on Symbian devices

    By 13 May 2008

    ALK Technologies has announced that its WinMob-based smartphone navigation system, CoPilot Live 7, is now available for Symbian S60 3rd edition and UIQ-based smartphones. Owners of a wider range of smartphones, including the latest Nokia and Sony Ericsson...

  • MWg launches Zinc and Atom smartphones in UK
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    MWg launches Zinc and Atom smartphones in UK

    By 9 May 2008

    Mobile and Wireless Group (MWg) a Singapore-based company created in 2007 by the former management of O2 Asia, has announced its entrance into the European market and unveiled their latest Windows Mobile handsets, the Atom V and Zinc II. The Atom V, which...

  • IT spending growing despite slowdown woes
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    IT spending growing despite slowdown woes

    By 11 March 2008

    Despite uncertainty about the economy, technology sales are set to continue to grow. The National Computing Centre has today published the results of a survey that suggest that technology is unlikely to become a casualty of spending cut-backs. Instead...

  • CoPilot Live offers "Local Search" on mobiles
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    CoPilot Live offers "Local Search" on mobiles

    By 19 February 2008

    Users of of the CoPilot Live mobile phone navigation system will be now able to benefit from a connection to Microsoft's Live Search services. By keying in a search query into a free-text input box, such as "bank", "coffee" or brand name, a list of the...

  • Co-Pilot finds a new voice
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    Co-Pilot finds a new voice

    By 7 December 2007

    The "Voice of London Underground" can now be the voice of your own satnav. Emma Clarke who was recently very publicly sacked by London Underground after 8 years service for allegedly criticising tube travel is to now put her voice to use directing drivers....

  • Three E-Ten Glofiish "Pocket PC Phones" launched in the UK
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    Three E-Ten Glofiish "Pocket PC Phones" launched in the UK

    By 15 November 2007

    Three new E-Ten mobile phones have been launched in the UK. All Windows Mobile 6 devices, the new handsets, now available, are the Glofiish M800, X800 and M600. The E-TEN Glofiish M800 is a Windows Mobile 6 Pro device with a sliding Qwerty keyboard, 3.5G...

  • CoPilot 7 available for Windows smartphones and PDAs
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    CoPilot 7 available for Windows smartphones and PDAs

    By 11 October 2007

    ALK Technologies has announced the European availability of CoPilot Live 7 GPS navigation for Windows Mobile phones and PDAs from 22nd October 2007. CoPilot Live 7 claims to "redefine" mobile satellite navigation with simple and intuitive menus, clearer...

  • Apple planning to bring back the Newton - in a noughties style
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    Apple planning to bring back the Newton - in a noughties style

    By 26 September 2007

    AppleInsider is reporting that Apple is planning to give its MessagePad line another airing with a "modern day reincarnation" of the range, complete with iPhone/iPod touch-esque touchscreen. Although Apple's PDA range was not commercially a massive success...

  • T-Mobile MDA Vario III now available in the UK
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    T-Mobile MDA Vario III now available in the UK

    By 26 September 2007

    We informed you about the T-Mobile MDA Vario III's imminent arrival earlier in the year and now we can let you know that the device has officially launched in the UK and will be available from the 28th September. The Vario ("takes PDA handsets to the...

  • DataWind to breeze into the UK with PocketSurfer 2
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    DataWind to breeze into the UK with PocketSurfer 2

    By 5 July 2007

    Canadian company DataWind is going to be launching its Pocket Surfer 2 product in the UK this month. The Pocket Surfer 2 is a slim, 640 pixel widescreen device that works on quad band GPRS, promising "true wireless internet". The whole selling point behind...

  • ALK CoPilot Live joins the N95
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    ALK CoPilot Live joins the N95

    By 1 May 2007

    ALK Technologies has come up with an alternative to the N95's on-board GPS software, CoPilot Live navigation comes as a pre-loaded storage card for the handset. If you're not so keen on Nokia's version, or found the cost of map downloads expensive - this...

  • Budget GPS PDA to come from Trimble
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    Budget GPS PDA to come from Trimble

    By 27 April 2007

    Trimble has taken it on itself to launch a budget model PDA for the ever-growing mobile workforce. The Juno ST is meant to keep employees in contact, continue working and make locating much easier at a low-price. This low-price is still yet to be announced,...

  • Ultra connectivity for new BlackBerry
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    Ultra connectivity for new BlackBerry

    By 26 April 2007

    Verizon Wireless and Research In Motion has introduced its ultra-smart BlackBerry. The BlackBerry 8830 World Edition smartphone works with all the top business features, even though it is only available in the US for the timebeing. The new handset comes...