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  • Bridgestone Europe completes acquisition of TomTom Telematics

    Bridgestone Europe completes acquisition of TomTom Telematics

    May 5, 2019 • GeneralComments Off on Bridgestone Europe completes acquisition of TomTom Telematics

    Bridgestone Europe a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation in EMEA, announced it has completed the acquisition of TomTom Telematics (Telematics), the provider of digital fleet solutions in Europe, for €910 million. First announced on 22 January 2019, the...

  • Why a stand-alone GPS device is still the smarter choice

    November 11, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments (1)

    While smart phones offer convenience of using a single device to make calls, text and navigate your way around town, there’s still a lot to appreciate about stand-alone GPS devices – especially some of the models now on the market. Apart from being safer...

  • IBS implements new web-based fleet tracking method

    September 28, 2016 • Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on IBS implements new web-based fleet tracking method

    Infotech Business Solutions (IBS) has implemented its Intelligen tracking, fleet management, and dispatching platform as well as mobile applications at the N3 Toll Concession (N3TC) to assist in accurately managing and capturing incident information on the N3...

  • TomTom expands global map footprint & services

    January 29, 2015 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on TomTom expands global map footprint & services

    TomTom (TOM2) has revealed map updates around the globe, increasing coverage and improving features for all business customers. TomTom’s global map database now covers over 44 million kilometres and 4.2 billion people worldwide, and features full navigable...

  • Tom Tom Golfer

    Master the course with the TomTom Golfer

    December 3, 2014 • Company News, Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Master the course with the TomTom Golfer

    TomTom has launched the all new TomTom Golfer, a GPS sports watch designed to make it easy for golfers to improve their game.  Unique course graphics clearly show accurate distances to hazards and layups, and the best approach to the green. The TomTom Golfer...

  • TomTom Acer smartphone

    TomTom brings navigation technology to Acer smartphones

    November 21, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on TomTom brings navigation technology to Acer smartphones

    TomTom has revealed a multi-year deal with Acer to bring its world-class navigation technology to new Acer smartphones. “AcerNAV” is a turn-by-turn navigation application powered by TomTom’s navigation engine, NavKit. The new app enables users to...

  • TomTom Telematics celebrates 15 years of Webfleet

    October 2, 2014 • Company NewsComments Off on TomTom Telematics celebrates 15 years of Webfleet

    TomTom Telematics this month celebrates the 15th anniversary of Webfleet, its award-winning fleet management platform. Launched in 1999, it has grown to become the most widely-adopted telematics SaaS platform in Europe, providing businesses with actionable...

  • TomTom VIP boat provides coverage of the RiskSA Regatta

    September 29, 2014 • Company NewsComments Off on TomTom VIP boat provides coverage of the RiskSA Regatta

    TomTom South Africa has revealed that they will be sponsoring one of the VIP boats at the inaugural 2014 RiskSA Regatta. The biggest corporate sailing event this side of the Atlantic, will be held on 25 – 26 October 2014 at the Royal Cape Yacht Club in the...

  • TomTom Telematics Sponsor the Sasol Solar Challenge

    September 25, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on TomTom Telematics Sponsor the Sasol Solar Challenge

    TomTom Telematics, a leading supplier of Telematics Software as a Service is proud to support the Sasol Solar Challenge, which starts on 27th September 2014 in Pretoria and finishes 8 days later in Cape Town. TomTom Telematics will be tracking the Solar Cars,...

  • TomTom enables local search capabilities for smartphones

    September 5, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on TomTom enables local search capabilities for smartphones

    TomTom Africa together with Location Based Services partner, deCarta, have revealed that they will be supplying a local search application to a unspecified mobile manufacturer. deCarta has been hosting and running the search service since early August 2014...

  • TomTom launches Runner Cardio GPS sport watch

    August 15, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on TomTom launches Runner Cardio GPS sport watch

    TomTom has launched the Runner Cardio GPS sport watch. Tom Tom also revealed that the device has been equipped with built-in Heart Rate Monitor, eliminating the need for a separate chest strap. According to the company, the Runner Cardio makes it easy to...

  • TomTom MapQuest

    TomTom Powers MapQuest’s Core Map Data with New Partnership

    June 20, 2014 • Company NewsComments Off on TomTom Powers MapQuest’s Core Map Data with New Partnership

    TomTom (TOM2) has announced a multi-year partnership with AOL Inc. to power its core mapping services for AOL’s MapQuest. Inc. MapQuest users will now have access to TomTom’s extensive digital map database, across all digital platforms including...

  • Cape Town-“Most Congested City In South Africa”

    June 4, 2014 • Company News, Southern AfricaComments Off on Cape Town-“Most Congested City In South Africa”

    TomTom (TOM2), a global leader in traffic, today published its 4th annual global traffic index for 2013. The results revealed that Cape Town is now the most congested city in South Africa, surpassing Johannesburg which was the most congested city in 2012....

  • MapIT renames to TomTom South Africa

    February 24, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on MapIT renames to TomTom South Africa

    mapIT is pleased to announce that, as part of a local rebranding strategy, the company name is officially changing from mapIT to TomTom South Africa.  The rename is an opportunity for the company to leverage a well-known and global brand, TomTom, and be...

  • TomTom launces GO series in Africa

    September 13, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on TomTom launces GO series in Africa

    TomTom has announced the launch of the TomTom GO series of portable navigation devices (PNDs) in Africa. For the first time, road users will have access to an interactive map of all countries on the continent, empowering drivers with the information they need...

  • TomTom South Africa launches GPS watch

    September 13, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on TomTom South Africa launches GPS watch

    TomTom South Africa yesterday launched a new range of GPS watches to deliver at-a-glance performance information for runners, cyclists and swimmers. The new, ultra-slim TomTom Runner and TomTom Multi-Sport GPS sport watches feature an extra-large display,...