New CoPilot Live Premium navigation apps now available for iOS

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[] Princeton, New Jersey - ALK Technologies today is pleased to announce that its new CoPilot Live Premium GPS navigation apps have been approved by Apple and are available for iPhone and 3G iPads via iTunes. Featuring a new intuitive user interface, personalised routing and integral connection to social content, CoPilot Live Premium guides you everywhere you need to go, via the way that suits you best. Detailed street maps are stored on-board the iPhone or iPad, not downloaded each trip.

The new apps are available at an introductory discount for the first 7 days, with CoPilot Live Premium USA just $9.99. European regional apps are available from 14.99 / Euro14.99.

Highlights in CoPilot Live Premium include:
Personal Routes(TM): CoPilot Live Premium helps you find your best way to any destination with a choice of up to three alternate routes, displaying journey time and mileage for each. Fine-tuning the route is easy: simply drag the route to the preferred street you wish to take or destination to navigate to.

Intuitive User Interface: CoPilot Live Premium puts all the navigation features you need right at your fingertips, when you need them. Simply tap on the map within the app to add it as a destination, access location-specific information, or share it with friends.

Social Navigation: Share your journey details and check ins with in-app Facebook and Twitter updates. Fully integrated Bing(TM) local internet search and Wikipedia make it easy to find all the nearby businesses, services and local attractions you need.

ActiveTraffic(TM): Connected, but not dependent on your mobile connection, CoPilot Live Premium's optional ActiveTraffic(TM) service uses real-time traffic conditions to intelligently calculate the fastest route to your destination and automatically avoid delays.

Superior Guidance In-car or On-foot: The sleek dashboard-style guidance display provides clear, non-distracting directions with a choice of 3D, 2D and Directions-only navigation views. Lane Assist arrows, real signpost information and realistic ClearTurn(TM) display provide enhanced guidance at complex junctions. An all-new walking mode with digital compass support makes it easy to find the way around a city on-foot.

Pricing and Availability:
CoPilot Live Premium USA is available to purchase through iTunes for a 7 day introductory price of $9.99 (USD). Following the 7 day promotion the app will be available for $24.99. European region apps are available during the promotion from 14.99 / Euro14.99. A 12 month subscription to the ActiveTraffic(TM) service is available for $9.99/9.99/Euro 9.99 via auto-renewing in-app purchase.

ALK Technologies has been developing innovative mobile navigation and transportation technology solutions since 1979. ALK's award-winning CoPilot(R) Live(TM) GPS navigation apps are among the most award-winning in the industry and among the best-selling on app stores worldwide including iTunes and Android Market. CoPilot Live is the navigation platform of choice for mobile operators, hardware OEMs and enterprise systems integrators globally. Copyright (C) 2010 ALK Technologies. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.


Mary Kelly
PR Manager North America
+1 609 252 8160

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