First Android Application to Provide Live Feeds to Navigation Devices
If you own a personal navigation device (PND), then the vast functionality of Android operating system now offers you an app which provides live feeds and services to your PNDs. The first of its kind android application named Smartphone Link, will be launched quite soon as per the announcement made by the app developers, Garmin International Inc.
Garmin International is one of the best in Satellite Navigation domain. Garmin Inc explained that Smartphone Link application will allows user of Bluetooth enabled android powered smartphones and Garmin Nuvi to get live updates on Traffic and weather to their navigation system using the data plan of their handset.
This application provides the following services of which a few are free and the rest has to be subscribed for a price
- Live weather info (Free)
- myGarmin messaging (Free)
- Live Traffic ($19.99/ year)
- photoLive traffic cameras ($9.99 per year)
- Fuel prices ($9.99 per year)
- Advanced Weather ($4.99 per year)