Telenav Copies Foursquare’s Swarm With New Social App, HopOver

Telenav’s name tends to be associated with mapping and personal navigation, but today the company is trying its hand at something a little more social with the launch of an iPhone app that lets

Telenav Takes On Google With New OpenStreetMap-Based Offline Navigation SDK

Telenav has made a large investment in the crowdsourced OpenStreetMap (OSM) project and currently employs the project’s founder Steve Coast. With the help of this, the company hopes to take on G

Telenav Held Talks With Navmii Before Acquiring Rival Navigation App Skobbler

TechCrunch understands that Skobbler wasn't the only OpenStreepMap-powered startup to be on Telenav's radar. We're hearing that the U.K.’s Navmii, maker of Navfree, the free mapping and navigation a

Telenav Buys Skobbler For $24M To Power An OpenStreetMap Challenge To Google Maps

Last summer we heard that German startup Skobbler was being courted as an acquisition target, in the wake of Google's purchase of Waze. Today Skobbler has achieved that exit -- albeit not Waze-sized -

OpenStreetMap Founder Steve Coast Leaves Microsoft For Telenav

Along with Wikipedia, <a target="_blank" href="">OpenStreetMap</a> (OSM) is one of the flagship crowdsourcing projects on the Internet, but unless you are watching this sp

Telenav Updates Its Scout iPhone Navigation App, Now Lets You Share Arrival Times And Locations

Telenav's <a target="_blank" href="">Scout for iPhone</a> is a pretty capable personal navigator that gives you voice-guided turn-by-turn directions, access to lo

TeleNav Dreams Of GPS Navigation On Every Phone, But Must Contend With Google [Video]

<img src=""/> Sal Dhanani, one of the co-founders of mobile GPS navigation company <a href="">TeleNav</a>, wants to "

AT&T Navigator update shakes things up

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TeleNav creating GPS blog reading system

<img src="" />To me, geo-tagging in photography hasn't really held much interest. Sure, it's helpful when you see someones

Telenav launches GPS Navigator for the T-Mobile myTouch 3G

What? Are you surprised? Telenav announced today that when the T-Mobile myTouch 3G goes on sale tomorrow, their turn-by-turn nav system will be one of the first available for the second Android-powere

Review: TeleNav for the G1

The GPS Navigation system has become a utility that is essential to travel, whether it be daily commute or cross country excursion. Once seen a luxury, this now-necessity has been a sweeping success a

Telenav turn-by-turn for Android coming in 2 weeks

Were you disappointed by this mornings news that the other nuvifone wouldn’t be sportin’ the droid? So were we. Then we realized it wasn’t so much because we cared for the new nuvifo

TeleNav updates Shotgun firmware, new features abound

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Contest: CrunchGear Loyalty Rewards Program

<img src="" />We've been around for a few years now and we know that a lot of you have been following us since the beginnin

TeleNav launches their own PND calls it the Shotgun

It’s just another GPS, right? Is that what you’re thinking? While it is just a GPS the Shotgun from TeleNav brings a bit more than your standard Garmin. It’s somewhat comparable to the Dash as w

TeleNav contest winners!

Thanks to everyone for entering. The following readers came closest to the winning price of $4.095: Eric, Sam, and Cory. You’ll be receiving an e-mail soon, guys. Thanks for playing.

CONTEST: Guess how much we’ll all be gouged by gas prices and win three months of free Telenav service!

Hey, look – gas prices keep going up! How about that? We can’t save you any money on gas but we can give you three free months of TeleNav GPS service on your cell phone. There’s a feature that f

Review: TeleNav GPS Receiver

I’ve had a couple weeks to fiddle around with TeleNav’s Bluetooth GPS receiver and there isn’t a whole lot to review other than the fact that it works great. It immediately synced wi

Contest: Worst. Valentine's. Ever.

Now that the worst Hallmark holiday has passed us it’s time for a contest! Once again, TeleNav has been generous enough to give the lucky winner three free months of service. So how do you win?

Hands on with TeleNav's GPS Receiver

When I switched from the Sidekick Slide, I decided to stay with T-Mobile since I’m month-to-month with them rather than jumping to AT&T or Verizon or Sprint. So my BlackBerry Curve is sans G
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