AccuTerra content for new PND devices creates robust outdoor experienceAccuTerra content for new PND devices creates robust outdoor experience
Thursday, May 7, 2009
DENVER - Intermap Technologies announced today that it has entered into a partnership agreement with Musical Electronics Limited, the parent company of Pronounced Technologies LLC, a major supplier of GPS technology products to the consumer electronics market. Under the terms of the agreement, AccuTerra GPS maps will provide users of Pronounced Technologies' new line of devices with detailed road, trail, terrain, topographic contour, points of interest, and land management maps. Products are scheduled to be launched during the second half of 2009.
“We are very excited about creating a new line of Crossover PND with Intermap's AccuTerra product,” stated Henry Wong, CEO of Pronounced Technologies. “With Intermap's high quality outdoor maps, our customers will have a great experience on both on and off road navigation using a single device.”
Intermap (TSX: IMP.TO, AIM: IMAP.L) is a preeminent digital mapping company creating uniform high-resolution 3D digital models of the earth's surface. The Company proactively remaps entire countries and builds uniform national databases, called NEXTMap®, consisting of affordably priced elevation data and geometric images of unprecedented accuracy. Demand for NEXTMap data is growing as new commercial applications emerge within the GIS, engineering, automotive, GPS maps, insurance risk assessment, oil and gas, hydrology, environmental planning, wireless communications, transportation, aviation, and 3D visualization markets.
Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Intermap employs more than 850 people worldwide, with additional offices in Calgary, Detroit, Jakarta, London, Munich, Ottawa, Paris, Prague, and Washington D.C. For more information, visit www.Intermap.com.
About Pronounced Technologies
Pronounced Technologies is the first company to develop and launch a speaker-independent voice-interactive GPS car navigation system in the US and holds five related patents to the technology. Since early 2007, Pronounced has been shipping Personal Navigation Devices (PND) running WinCE on high performance hardware platforms. The company is focusing on develop and deliver innovative GPS based products to the consumer market place and recently launched a family of Tracking devices that uses GPS and GSM technology to track and locate people, pet and property.
For more information, please contact:
Kevin Thomas, Vice President, Marketing
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