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CoPilot® Previews Next Generation Intelligent GPS Navigation Technology

February 23, 2014



BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile World Congress -- ALK Technologies, a global leader in GeoLogistics(TM) and navigation software, is previewing next generation guidance features and connected car technology for its award-winning CoPilotŪ mobile GPS navigation app platform.

The new innovations, showcased at Mobile World Congress 2014, are designed to make future CoPilot apps more adaptive, intuitive and integrated into a driver's daily routine.

CommuteMe(TM)

CommuteMe(TM) makes everyday driving quicker, easier and more predictable by intelligently learning a driver's preferred route to and from work. It then automatically scans the route for traffic to avoid delays and provide an accurate estimated time of arrival. If a driver alters their preferred route, CommuteMe recognizes the change and proactively adapts. View image gallery. [http://www.flickr.com/photos/copilotlive/collections/72157641254216043/]

ActiveRoutes(TM)

Ever wonder which route is the fastest at a particular time of day? ActiveRoutes(TM) intelligently answers this question. It uses actual road speed data and the time of the day to accurately predict the fastest route - any time of day and day of the week.

MirrorLink(TM) Connected Car Demo

CoPilot has long been ready for the connected car revolution and designed for safe, non-distracting in-car guidance. ALK will be demonstrating CoPilot running with MirrorLink(TM) at Mobile World Congress, in partnership with leading automotive solutions provider, HUML GmBh. View demo video. [https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxHY8JO8kafXOTlZQjhoQmtLN1E/edit?usp=sharing]

CoPilot for Windows 8 Tablets

CoPilot's roots were in Windows OS, with the world's first desktop trip-planning software providing door-to-door directions in 1995. Now CoPilot's dependable offline, in-car navigation and mapping experience is coming to Windows 8.1 tablets such as Microsoft's Surface Pro and Dell Venue Pro.

Integrated Navigation Fleet Solution Exceeds 500k Drivers Worldwide

Adopted by over half a million working drivers operating across a wide range of industry sectors including utilities, emergency services, postal, delivery and courier services, CoPilot Professional has become the "go to" GPS navigation and route optimization solution of choice for leading Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and international hardware manufacturers. Read full release. [http://blog.copilotlive.com/uk/2014/02/17/copilot-professional-the-integrated-gps-solution-for-over-half-a-million-working-drivers/]

Company representatives will be on hand to demonstrate and discuss CoPilot's integrated navigation capabilities.

For More information:

Visit CoPilot at Mobile World Congress 2014: App Planet, Hall 8.1, Stand 8.1D59.

Demonstrations will be available on iOS, Android, Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 devices.

Image gallery [http://www.flickr.com/photos/copilotlive/collections/72157641254216043/]

About ALK Technologies, Inc.

ALK Technologies, a global leader in GeoLogistics(TM) and navigation software, develops innovative solutions for transportation, logistics, mobile workforces and consumers.

For more information on ALK Technologies, visit: www.alk.com [http://www.alk.com/] or follow us at: www.twitter.com/ALKTech [http://www.twitter.com/ALKTech]

A Note on Availability

The information presented is for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon in making a purchasing decision. ALK Technologies is under no legal obligation to deliver any future products, features or functions within any specified time frame, if at all. Release dates and content are subject to change at ALK's sole discretion.

http://copilotgps.com/mwc/ [http://copilotgps.com/mwc/]

ALK Technologies


CONTACT: Pauliina Jamsa at ALK Technologies: pjamsa@alk.com,

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