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How do businesses submit for built in POIs?

I was searching the internal POI file on my 1490T for a few local restaurants that I have already added manually. I did this so I could use the Feedback feature built into the unit.

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Nuvi 2595LMT, Nuvi 1490T, Nuvi 260, GPSMAP 195

Escort Passport SC55

Does anyone use conjunction with 9500 X50?

To my knowledge, technically loading RLC & speedcam database to the unit like what we do in here. Not sure how accurate it as unless someone comes with feedback.

Thanks in advance.

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Street Pilot C340, nuvi 265WT, Mio Moov 300, nuvi 255W, Navigon 2100 (Retired)

Contributors of the Week 2011-03-07

This week we are recognizing Johnm405 for his continued cheerful disposition in the forums.

You are such a delight to have around here;)

Miss POI

Chit Chat Thread for the week of March 14th, 2011

This is the place to talk about things that are not gps related.

Have fun...

This thread will be closed on Monday and a new one will be opened.

MaryAnn Melby AKA Miss POI

Garmin465t (suddenly goes off)

My Garmin, all of a sudden goes off!, sometimes it comes back on, but when it does, no sound, I then need to reset it 10 sec, voice comes back on, (most of the time),
BTW, this is my 3rd one.
TIA, for any help in this matter
truckered48

Tsunami: GPS now off by 8 feet

This CNN report states that the island of Japan has been pushed 8 feet and the entire planet has been pushes 4 inches on it's axis.
http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/03/12/japan.earthquake...

CSV Files

Does anyone know what brands of GPS use the CSV File for the PIO'S Beside's Garmin Thanks for any input

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Auggie SP2720 , SP C330, Nuvi 650, Nuvi 785T America Moves By Truck

Ipad 2 GPS capabilities

Is anyone planning to give the Ipad 2 with GPS a try? I am wondering how it compares with my Garmin. I think it would be nice for the passenger/navigator to use in 3G mode to switch back and forth between the Internet and GPS to do research on POI's along the way.

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John B - Garmin 765T

Four Year Club Membership

WooHoo! My account status just changed to 3 years and 52 weeks. Guess that means I'm just minutes shy of membership in the Four Year Club.

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"It's not where you start, but where you end up." Where am I and what am I doing in this hand basket?

Law Enforcements use of GPS to track Vehicles

See link. Interesting reading.

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R41663.pdf

Correction to Free Business WiFi Locations

A big thanks to RAINSUX for quickly correcting a couple of location errors in my local area in the "Free Business WiFi POI.

Thanks
Jim

GPS disruptions heading our way?

A new high-speed wireless network given preliminary approval for installation nationwide could cause severe disruptions to GPS signals, rendering everything from car-navigation systems to jet-flight controls useless.

http://www.usatoday.com/tech/wireless/2011-03-10-1Agps10_ST_...

New to group

Hi guys, I recently purchased a Garmin GPS and looking forward to participating in the group!

POI update question

I updated an existing POI file (Cactus_League_Baseball_Parks.csv) and submitted it via the Upload and share a CSV link.
The file never got posted and it's been around 5 or 6 days. It wasn't my file to begin with but was 2 years old and needed an update.
Was I wrong to update someone else's file?

Did you throw away that that old road map?

TGdaily has just posted an article titled "World is too reliant on GPS, warns report"

The Loop (Daytona Beach, FL)

Does anyone have a POI for the Loop in Daytona Beach, FL

Why old farts need to be tested every year

http://tinyurl.com/69yvaj8

Elderly See Pedestrians Half as Often as Younger Drivers, According to New Research.

As I said in another post I am 63 and have no problem being tested when I am 65.

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"Ceterum autem censeo, Carthaginem esse delendam" “When governments fear the people, there is liberty. When the people fear the government, there is tyranny.”

Contributors of the Week 2011-02-28

This week we are recognizing Juggernaut for all of his help in the forum areas of the site.

Great Job!!!

Miss POI

Do you have a factory-installed new vehicle GPS?

I've been looking at new cars lately. Many of them have built-in GPS's as an option. Can the brand be specified, or are they subcontracted by the vehicle manufacturer? Are the map and red light/speed updates free?

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Gotta travel on - SkywayTraveler

Chit Chat Thread for the week of March 7th, 2011

This is the place to talk about things that are not gps related.

Have fun...

This thread will be closed on Monday and a new one will be opened.

MaryAnn Melby AKA Miss POI

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