Free map updates coming to Sygic GPS navigation apps for iPhone & iPad

January 31, 2011

Sygic GPS navigation on the iPhone
All Sygic GPS navigation apps for the iPhone and iPad, including Mobile Maps and Aura for all regions, will receive free map updates.

Sygic is in the process of updating maps of all regional packages of its turn-by-turn GPS navigations apps Aura and Mobile Maps at iTunes App Store. The updates are currently being prepared and submitted to iTunes for approval, and will be getting live one-by-one over the next couple of weeks. „Accurate and up-to-date map content is definitely the crucial factor of bringing a great navigation app to our users. We are now providing them with brand new map releases for no extra charge.“ says Samo Jurdik, Sygic's Product and Marketing Manager.

Upcoming map update includes: 
> Latest road coverage 
> Updated house numbers 
> Updated POI database 
> Updated lanes 
> Updated speed limits 
> Updated flyovers 
> Updated one-ways 
> Updated turn restrictions 

Sygic's app was the world's first turn-by-turn navigation application to appear at iTunes App Store in June 2009. At the moment, Sygic authors thirty applications for the iPhone and iPad, covering numerous regions in Europe, Asia, Australia and Americas.


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Media contact: Anna Hurbanic, PR Manager, ahurbanic@sygic.com

About Sygic          www.sygic.com

Sygic develops, markets and sells innovative, location-based products and turn-by-turn voice-guided GPS navigation software. Sygic Mobile Maps applications are present across more than 200 types of devices and operating systems such as the iPhone, Symbian, Maemo, Android, Windows Mobile, Windows CE, Windows XP/Vista and Linux. The revolutionary Sygic Aura is available for iPhone, Android, PND and InDash navigation and it is under preparation for further platforms. Sygic's GPS/LBS software is delivered worldwide in English, Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, Russian, Italian, and 20 other languages.
Sygic works with map industry leaders for supreme mapping support through all regions of the globe and it cooperates strongly with leading PND and phone manufactures globally to bring the latest technology to markets everywhere.