ALK, makers of the popular CoPilot and PC Miler truck routing software, have now expanded their coverage to include Canadian road information. CoPilot Live v8 is an award winning navigation app for the iPhone, Windows CE or Android smartphone. Road navigation with turn-by-turn directions, bridge heights, Hazardous Goods routes, and more. All information is conveyed via your phone, large screen portable GPS unit or laptop with CoPilot software or the PC Miler preloaded GPS units.
CoPilot Live v8 offers a wide range of features; turn-after-turn provides the next turn and the one after, a comprehensive pedestrian mode, phone numbers of the preloaded points of interest and full-color 3D maps.
Some of the 'Live' services are designed to enhance the driving experience Through the phones mobile internet connection users can access Weather conditions, Traffic warnings and rerouting, Fuel prices, and local searches to quickly find nearby products/services. Another neat feature is the LiveLink location sharing, allowing the user to view their friends using CoPilot, on screen or online, and vice versa.