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10 Best iPhone GPS Apps for iOS. iPhone GPS apps have quickly replaced one trick pony personal navigation devices.

10 Best iPhone GPS Apps for iOS

People still buy PNDs but that market does not have as much juice as it did years ago. In fact, many players in this industry have shifted their focus to mobile applications to grow their business (or stop the bleeding). Garmin, Magellan, and TomTom are just a few well-known companies that have gotten involved in the mobile app business (iOS & Android). Most high-end smartphone owners expect their phones to offer maps and turn-by-turn directions.

Many of them rely on free solutions by companies such as Google to find their way around. 1. 2. The Best Free GPS Apps. OB Roundup Standalone GPS devices are certainly convenient, since you can leave them in the car, docked and fully charged at all times.

The Best Free GPS Apps

But for more and more folks, it's getting easier to just pull your phone out of your pocket and use that for directions when you're in the car. Increasingly, people are buying inexpensive windshield or dashboard mounts, popping their phones into them, and firing up a nav app, complete with always-up-to-date maps and traffic information. In fact, a recent JD Power survey shows smartphone navigation app usage has jumped from 37 percent in 2011 to 47 percent in 2012. The original Apple Maps turned out to be a bit of a dud, but the latest version is more than serviceable. Most GPS apps now offer driving-optimized directions that not only conform to the rules of the road—such as not letting you drive down a one-way street the wrong way, which would be fine when walking—but are also more efficient routes in general.

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We've compiled a list of mobile productivity tools that are accessible through WAP enabled sites, mobile download applications, voice, and SMS integration. Some of them use web applications while others are standalone, but they all help you stay productive while on the go. To-do Lists and Notes Stikkit - Web application used to organize your daily details. Stikkit's integration with Mobivity allows you to create and retrieve your Stikkets from your Stikkit account via SMS.Remember The Milk - Task management web application where you can interact with your RTM task lists via 2-way SMS using twitter.Jott - Call and leave yourself or anyone on your contact list a note. Mobile.pcmag. Primary Channel Media. SourceForge - Download, Develop and Publish Free Open Source Software.

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