FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Adam Curtis, Abel Communications
Version 9.3 includes Google Local Search, cloud backup, and routing from email
Princeton, New Jersey – Sept. 19, 2012 – CoPilot Live, the popular GPS navigation app for smartphones and tablets, releases the latest version of CoPilot Live Premium for Android. This update, version 9.3, contains features that improve the app’s core navigation functions and overall user experience. The new features include:
- Google Search: CoPilot Live’s local search is now powered by the world’s premier search engine in all applications. This was the feature most requested by CoPilot users.
- Email address integration: Users can now select addresses within any email and navigate there using CoPilot’s on-board maps.
- Cloud backup: All favorite locations, settings, and pre-planned routes are now stored in the cloud for easy restoration when you change mobile devices.
- Improved ActiveTraffic™: Redesigned map display and status bar make it easier to find the best route based on real-time traffic flow.
“With an estimated 1.3 million Android devices being activated every day, we are proud to offer this growing user base the very best in GPS navigation,” said David Quin, head of consumer applications at ALK Technologies. “CoPilot Live is now optimized to take advantage of what these superior devices offer. We’ve also introduced improvements, such as Google Search and updated traffic that our customers tell us are most important to them. At the end of the day, our app is only as good as our users think it is. With this update, we believe they will find us better than ever.”
Other updates included in v9.3 are customizable themes or app skins, a streamlined “clear destination” process, and numerous interface improvements, fixes, and performance enhancements based on customer feedback.
CoPilot Live Premium v9.3 for Android is now available on Google Play. The update is free for all existing CoPilot Live Premium customers.
About ALK Technologies, Inc.
ALK Technologies, a global leader in GeoLogistics™ and navigation software, is focused on developing innovative solutions for transportation, logistics, mobile workforces and consumers. For 30 years, ALK has led the transportation industry with high-quality routing, mileage and mapping solutions. Product lines include award-winning CoPilot Live, the GPS navigation software of choice for fleets, mobile operators, hardware OEMs, systems integrators, professional drivers and consumers. ALK’s PC*MILER is widely recognized as the industry standard and is depended on by transportation, logistics and manufacturing companies worldwide.