Bratislava, Slovakia – Navigation trailblazer Sygic has revolutionized the navigation industry yet again with a new “map for everything,” an inclusive solution for every traveler. Starting today, users of Sygic GPS Navigation can use just one application for all of their driving, walking, booking and traveling needs. The summation of many exciting months of development, this comprehensive application is anticipated to set the pace for the navigation industry for years to come.
The average smartphone user today relies on a cluster of 4 isolated applications for vehicular navigation, offline navigation, pedestrian navigation, traffic radar or traveling essentials. Sygic GPS Navigation’s inspiring new update delivers a single core application incorporating the following solutions.
- Travel. Thanks to an improved stunning map aesthetic, rich map content, Wikipedia information, travel POIs, and integration of Yelp, Foursquare and attractions via Viator, traveling has never been easier. Road trip with the family? Bucket list adventure with your BFF? No problem. You’ll be able to find countless great points of interest, vetted restaurants, breathtaking views and cool landmarks just by searching or browsing along your route.
- Commuting and Navigation. By incorporating live services such as traffic and speed cameras, highlighting parking opportunities and locating petrol stations for your convenience, your navigation experience has never been more peaceful or worry-free.
- Pedestrian Navigation. Users can access Sygic GPS Navigation on their smartphone or directly on their smart watch thanks to premier hybrid technology with flawless look and feel.
- Book and Explore. Discover and book trending events in your area, the perfect restaurant for date night or even the perfect hotel, all directly through the application. Sygic’s integration of TripAdvisor, Yelp, Viator, and Foursquare will have you covered.
By unifying these integral functionalities into a unified core app, Sygic maximizes app efficiency, saves valuable memory on your smartphone, and delivers the most beautiful traveling application for everyday use or special occasions ever available.
“We at Sygic are excited to announce our Sygic GPS Navigation overhaul, and we eagerly look forward to feedback from our customers. In transforming our leading software into a comprehensive travel application, we are proudly delivering innovative traveling solutions and advanced technology never before seen on the market. This software update is the summation of immense effort and an unshakable confidence in Sygic’s vision, and I could not be happier with the finished product,” said Michal Štencl, Sygic CEO.
Sygic is thrilled to reveal that it has reached its goal of a record-breaking 100 million users and counting. Sygic is proud to be the leader in global GPS navigation and expects to surpass 150 million users by 2016.
With renowned navigation precision and world-class user experience, Sygic helps users guide, explore and discover with confidence.
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 100 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.