Tag Archives: TOMTOM

TomTom Fixes Compatibility Issues With Android App

TomTom makes great GPS units, so I was excited to see the TomTom GPS app launch on Android.. Unfortunately, there was one problem that ruined the app: it was only compatible with phones that have a display that is 480 pixels wide. Yes, that leaves out all qHD and 720p devices. No brand new phone, not the Galaxy S III or the One X, would be able to run… Read more

TomTom Navigation Launching On Select Android Devices

Fans of TomTom have not had an the option of utilizing the company’s navigation capabilities, that is of course until now. TomTom has just launched its popular navigation service for Android on Google Play, bringing stand-alone offline navigation for many territories around the world. Despite Google Maps navigation being serviceable and free,… Read more

TomTom Says Android Navigation App Coming In October

TomTom is set to preview it’s future Android navigation app this week at the IFA trade show in Berlin. TomTom says the app will arrive in October offering navigation, traffic and a host of other features in the hopes of bringing users away from Google’s own bundled navigation app. The key factor here will be TomTom’s price and what it can… Read more

TomTom and HTC announce partnership

We learned last month that HTC was working on bundling cached maps with Sense devices, and today the OEM, along with faltering nav veterans TomTom, announced that HTC’s Locations would come with TomTom’s “location-rich” maps for free. While the maps can be used at no charge, a paid download will be required for turn-by-turn navigation. Initially, the… Read more