Wednesday, September 14, 2005

Local Search Gets Accurate With Navizon

From Yahoo News Navizon takes local search to the next step

Mexens Technology, provider of Navizon, the first software-only positioning system that works with Wi-Fi and/or Cellular signals today announced the availability of a new version of its software that includes a local search capability.

This feature successfully combines the accurate positioning information provided by Navizon with the power of Google Local.

Navizon triangulates the signals broadcasted by Wi-Fi access points and Cellular towers to provide an accurate positioning information. It is based on a collaborative database (peer-to-peer) and already covers most metropolitan areas in the US and Europe.

Navizon is free for non-commercial use and works with any phone or PDA running a Windows Mobile platform.

It can be downloaded at

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