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ALK Releases New Version of CoPilot Truck Navigation App

ALK Technologies has released a new version of its CoPilot Truck GPS (Global Positioning System) navigation application for professional drivers.

The update extends the latest technology in truck-specific, turn-by-turn guidance and routing to iPhones, iPads and Android-powered smartphones and tablets. Features include a new driver-friendly user interface, choice of up to three alternative routes, ability to drag a route to customize a preferred route, and a major roads preview. CoPilot Truck also offers RouteSync functionality for in-vehicle consistency with standard PC-Miler routing and mileage used for dispatch, billing, driver pay, fuel tax reporting, rating and costing. The device stores the latest street-level ALK Maps of North America for offline use. It also includes PC-Miler routing and truck-specific attributes. Existing CoPilot Truck version 8 customers will be able to upgrade to the new version for free.

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The update extends the latest technology in truck-specific, turn-by-turn guidance and routing to iPhones, iPads and Android-powered smartphones and tablets. Features include a new driver-friendly user interface, choice of up to three alternative routes, ability to drag a route to customize a preferred route, and a major roads preview. CoPilot Truck also offers RouteSync functionality for in-vehicle consistency with standard PC-Miler routing and mileage used for dispatch, billing, driver pay, fuel tax reporting, rating and costing. The device stores the latest street-level ALK Maps of North America for offline use. It also includes PC-Miler routing and truck-specific attributes. Existing CoPilot Truck version 8 customers will be able to upgrade to the new version for free.

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