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GPS Maker TomTom offers Mapping API

GPS maker TomTom announced that they will be offering their API for web developers. While it will delivered in the normal javescript based code, the data can be updated in real time from their navigation units in the field.  Although TomTom is one of the few GPS makers that uses it’s own map data, This is a clear move from being known as a hardware company to being a software company.

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GPS Maker Joins Crowded Mapping API Market.