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NVT - Source of GPS Software, Data, and Maps
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NAVTEQ Corporation engages in creating, updating, supporting, licensing, and distributing digital map database in North America and Europe. It provides digital map information, and related software and services for use in a range of navigation, mapping, and geographic-related applications, including products and services that provide maps, driving directions, turn-by-turn route guidance, fleet management and tracking, and geographic information systems. The company provides these products and services to end users by its customers on various platforms, including self-contained hardware and software systems installed in vehicles; personal computing devices, such as personal digital assistants and cell phones; server-based systems, including Internet and wireless services; and paper media. The company’s database is a digital representation of road transportation networks in the United States, Canada, Europe, and other regions. It had data for 44 countries in 4 continents covering approximately 10.2 million miles of roadway, as of December 31, 2004. The company’s database includes road; route; and related travel information, including attributes collected by road segment. NAVTEQ markets its database to automobile manufacturers and dealers, automotive electronics manufacturers, software developers, Internet portals, parcel and overnight delivery services companies, and governmental and quasi-governmental entities. The company was founded in 1985 under the name of Karlin & Collins, Inc. and changed its name to Navigation Technologies Corporation in 1987. Further, its name was changed to NAVTEQ Corporation in February 2004. NAVTEQ is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.
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211A North America map is selling for $80 and Europe map for at least $150 by retaitech101-4/10/2008 It doesn't help that handset makers can offer big subsidietech101-4/9/2008
209EU to approve TomTom/Tele Atlas deal; look at Nokia/Navteq more closely - sourcetech101-3/20/2008 EU to approve TomTom/Tele Atlas deal; look at Nokia/tech101-3/20/2008
207[The EC may deny the merge of Tomtom/TeleAtlas while letting Nokia acquire the ctech101-3/18/2008
206Quaero: That's What the EU Does With All That Microsoft Money?! seekingalphtech101-3/17/2008 Re: No knee-jerk, 1 of 2 things will happen.... tech101-3/17/2008
204ESRI Joins the NAVTEQ Network for Developers(TM) as a Zone Partner Monday Marchtech101-3/17/2008
203Navteq may navigate smoothly by EC by Scott Stuart Updated 06:09 PM EST, Feb-28tech101-2/29/2008
202THE TRANSFORMERS: CELLPHONES AS COMPUTERS Apple, Google drive changes in industtech101-2/20/2008
201The Cheaper GPS Gets, the Better for NVT GRMN is knocked down 9% today with potech101-2/20/2008
200The Paperless Map Is the Killer App WHAT'S NEXT -- TELECOM NOVEMBER 26, tech101-11/20/2007
199Do we believe that our government will allow for the only two digital map compantech101-11/20/2007
198I strongly disagree with the author that Navteq's business is headed towardsjmiller099-11/7/2007
197Is it fair for the <b>money-losing</b> Tele Atlas to receive a bid otech101-11/7/2007
196Why Microsoft Should Enter the GPS Space Dean Reese, November 05, 2007 The GPtech101-11/6/2007
195Navteq Doesn't Belong to a Gear Maker seekingalpha.comtech101-11/5/2007
194[<u><i>"Navigation is turning out to be the breakout data applitech101-11/5/2007
193Mapping the Road to Riches By Jay Palmer Word Count: 555 | Companies Featutech101-11/3/2007 October 24, 2007, 5:07 pm Google Analyst Day: CEO Eric Schmitech101-10/28/2007
191GPS Leader Garmin May Be Headed In Cell Phone Direction Friday October 12, 7:00tech101-10/12/2007
190Shareholders have started the law suit against NVT's executives and board metech101-10/9/2007
188Both numbers look ridiculous. However, if NVT keeps independent, it could reachtech101-10/1/2007
187Must be a misprint 'cause Nokia's offer is at $78...JakeStraw-10/1/2007
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