Sygic to add TripAdvisor, Viator, Foursquare, and Yelp to improve search experience in Sygic GPS Navigation
Bratislava, Slovakia – Sygic, the global leader in connected navigation, is pleased to announce its free new update for Sygic GPS Navigation for Apple iOS. Sygic is revolutionizing the navigation experience by adding millions of crowd-sourced reviews and recommendations from the leading travel experience resources.
Through its new partnership, Sygic will offer its users direct access to Viator’s vast selection of tours, activities, attractions, shore excursions and events in more than 1,500 destinations. Users can seamlessly book tours and activities directly from the Sygic GPS Navigation interface. Meanwhile, experiencing new countries through their cuisine has never been easier thanks to trusted advice from travelers on TripAdvisor, Yelp*, and Foursquare. Sygic GPS Navigation will display a star rating for hotels, bars, restaurants, and all points of interest alongside the source for their rating.
“Our team is continuously seeking ways to improve the experience of exploring new countries. We are excited to deliver our latest update featuring integration with 3rd party services,” said Michal Štencl, Sygic’s CEO. “We will continue to empower users, and discover the best from new places with confidence.”
“Viator is happy to be partnering with Sygic to provide their millions of users with access to our extensive and growing selection of tours and activities around the world,” said Ken Frohling, the vice president of business development for Viator.
In contrast to other navigation apps on the market, Sygic offers advanced hybrid solutions for exciting and safe navigation with or without Internet data connection by linking modern online services and comprehensive offline maps.
Sygic is dedicated to its mission of guiding every driver in the world, a mission brought closer to reality with each new groundbreaking release. With over 85 million downloads, Sygic GPS Navigation is the most downloaded hybrid navigation application for smart devices and connected cars in the world.
Sygic develops hybrid navigation for smart devices and connected cars with auspicious growth projected for the next 5-10 years. Connected GPS navigation software trusted by millions of customers worldwide. Sygic was the first company to provide turn-by-turn navigation for the iOS platform in 2009 and boasts the most comprehensive offline navigation maps on the market. With more than 85 million unique users is Sygic GPS Navigation most trusted navigation app for Android, iOS and Windows Phone.
Sygic Business Solutions as specialized division of Sygic is focused on developing professional solutions for customers in fields of transportation, logistics, mobile workforce, automotive, utilities, emergency and communal services.
Based in Bratislava, Slovakia, Sygic has been recognized as a Deloitte Fast 50 Company for fastest growing IT companies in Central Europe for five consecutive years and in 2011 was added to Deloitte’s Fast 500 EMEA listing as well. To learn more about Sygic offerings, visit http://www.sygic.com