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Bank Holiday Super Savings

Bank Holiday Super Savings

Posted on26. Aug, 2010 by .

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In honour of the August bank holiday (and an extra day off work), we’ve decided to do something special to celebrate.  Due to the unbelievable success of our free shipping weekend last week, we thought “what better way to celebrate the last official holiday before Christmas than by running an extra long, super saving weekend?” Yaaaay!

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Winning World Cup offers

Winning World Cup offers

Posted on11. Jun, 2010 by .

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Unless you’ve been living in a hole in the ground or are currently in a coma (in which case, kudos for still being able to read this), you’ll know that today is the opening ceremony of the World Cup and even though Scotland somewhat surprisingly didn’t qualify to play with the big boys, the TotalPDA team are still super excited.  Like most places we’ve had a whole host of World Cup activities to keep us amused and get us all in the spirit for the month to come.  I would appreciate some support from you all for South Africa to win, I get my grubby paws on the sweepstake money if they do. [...]

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Broaden your horizons with the Navman F250T

Posted on13. Oct, 2009 by .

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navman-f250tIf you need a satnav with a wider screen, then the Navman F250T is just the device to broaden your horizons. With its extra wide 4.7″ TFT touchscreen, your navigation view is clear and easy to understand, making following the turn-by-turn directions simple.

Featuring Plug and Play functionality, you can get your journey underway in minutes, and with advanced user features such as traffic information, postcode search, points of interest, picture navigation via Navpix, local search via Infobel, plus more, the Navman F250T provides you with everything you need for a safe and trouble-free trip.

Available now for only £144.99, the Navman F250T comes complete with pre-installed maps of the UK, Republic of Ireland and Western Europe, making it the ideal travel companion – no matter where you are going.

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Explore exciting new territories with the Navman Spirit

Posted on21. May, 2009 by .

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navman-spiritMio recently announced the release of a brand new sat nav lineup – the Navman Spirit range. The new models feature the latest Spirit software, which uses a simple menu system that takes you to all of the features within a couple of ‘taps’. The software update also features enhancements to interactivity with a new slidetouch screen, which brings up windows that glide on and off to make navigation simple and efficient.

The new range features four models: The Spirit 300 Traffic, Spirit 500 Traffic, Spirit 500 Hands-Free Traffic and the Spirit Flat Hands-Free Traffic. As the names suggest, all models feature live traffic updates and come with a free 12 months traffic subscription for dynamic updates on route. Whilst the Spirit 300 sports a 3.5” touchscreen display, the remaining models feature a large 4.7” display. The Spirit 500 Hands-Free Version and Spirit Flat also feature Bluetooth for hands-free calling and Google Search functionality. Full specifications are as follows:

Navman Spirit 300 traffic
• 3.5” screen
• Pioneering ‘Spirit’ software with Slide Touch
• TruMap views
• 3D Junction views and lane guidance
• Local Search via MioMore™ desktop 2
• Explore mode
• Wcities Travel Books
• Walking mode
• Smart economical routing
• NavPix photo navigation
• Pre-loaded safety camera data – free trial*
• Text to Speech
• High speed GPS fix with SiRFInstantFixII™
• Road speed limit data
• Built-in Traffic information**
• Latest regional / European map data

* For a limited period of 12 months. A subscription is available separately.
** Subscription may be required.

Navman Spirit 500 traffic
Also available with Western European maps and Hands-free options.
• 4.7” widescreen
• Ultra slim, lightweight design (less than 14mm thin)
• Pioneering ‘Spirit’ software with Slide Touch
• TruMap™ views
• 3D Junction views and lane guidance
• Google Local Search via Bluetooth*
• Explore mode
• Wcities Travel Books
• Walking mode
• Smart economical routing
• NavPix™ photo navigation
• Capture button
• Bluetooth Hands-free calling*
• Roadside assistance*
• AccuWeather® weather info*
• Pre-loaded safety camera data – free trial**
• Text to Speech
• High speed GPS fix with SiRFInstantFixII™
• Road speed limit data
• Built-in Traffic information†
• Latest regional / European map data

* Navman Spirit 500 Hands-free only. A compatible Bluetooth mobile phone is required
for Bluetooth Local Search, network charges may vary.
** For a limited period of 12 months.
† Subscription may be required.

Navman Spirit Flat
• 4.7” super-flat widescreen
• Ultra slim, lightweight design (14.5mm thin)
• Pioneering ‘Spirit’ software with Slide Touch
• TruMap views with 3D landmarks
• 3D Junction views and lane guidance
• Google Local Search via Bluetooth®*
• Explore mode
• Wcities Travel Books
• Walking mode with 2D city maps
• Smart economical routing
• NavPix™ photo navigation
• Capture button
• Hands-free calling
• Roadside assistance
• AccuWeather® weather info
• FM Transmitter
• MP3 player / Video player
• Pre-loaded safety camera data – free trial**
• Text to Speech
• High speed GPS fix with SiRFInstantFixII™
• Road speed limit data
• Built-in Traffic information with lifetime subscription
• Latest Western and Eastern European map data

* A compatible mobile Bluetooth mobile phone is required, network charges may vary.
** For a limited period of 12 months.

Designed to go beyond navigation, the new Navman Spirit range includes a number of unique features to provide an enhanced user experience:

Explore Mode Explore Mode

When you reach your destination, you can instantly transform your navigation experience by touching the ‘Explore’ button on the Spirit menu to activate Explore Mode. A virtual circle highlights your current location, along with all of the Points of Interest (POIs) in the surrounding area, so you can discover all of the best attractions. With directions to local restaurants, pubs and more at the touch of a button, you can explore your surroundings and make the most of your trip.

Alternatively, you can browse the maps of any location before you set off so you can plan your POI visits in advance. Once you have a route planned, your POIs and other useful places of interest are highlighted along the way.

Travel Books from Wcities Travel Books from Wcities

The Navman Spirit range comes pre-loaded with Travel Books from Wcities, providing in-depth listings of tourist attractions, places to eat, stay and visit. You can also choose from a selection of hundreds of Travel Books available for download by connecting to MioMore Desktop 2 via your PC.

Walking Mode Walking Mode

Walking Mode features a choice of POIs for pedestrians and tourists so you find your way around major cities on foot, helping you to discover new places inaccessible by car.

Economical Routing Economical Routing

The Economical Routing option assesses and reduces the number of junctions on your chosen route, so you can cut down on stopping and starting, fuel usage and also help lower your car’s CO2 emissions.

Pre-loaded safety camera data Pre-loaded safety camera data

Reach your destination safely and stay one step ahead with advance notice of upcoming speed camera locations and safety blackspots. If you’re speeding or approaching a camera, a visual and verbal warning gives you time to safely slow down. The Navman Spirit can also flag up the speed limit of the road you’re on, encouraging safer driving.

Live traffic information Live traffic information

Utilising the very latest traffic technology, the Navman Spirit 300 gives you real-time traffic information so you’ll always know what’s on the road ahead.

Plan your journey with MioMore Desktop 2 Plan your journey with MioMore Desktop 2

With the Spirit planning software, you can connect your Navman Spirit to your PC with MioMore Desktop 2, allowing you to easily plot routes, upload NavPix and other geo-tagged photos, connect to online services, customise your own POIs and update maps and safety camera locations.

Bluetooth for hands-free calling and Google Search Bluetooth for hands-free calling and Google Search*

With integrated Bluetooth, you can wirelessly connect your mobile to make hands-free calls for the safest, most complete driving experience. You can also use your mobile connection to access Google Local search, for information on the nearest restaurants, services, tourist spots and Points of Interest. Fast and easy Local Search offers true mobile information at your fingertips – wherever you are.

*Only available on the Navman Spirit 500 Hands-Free and Navman Spirit Flat models.

With a range of new user-features, as well as high-end functionality such as the 4.7” widescreen and enhanced user interface, the new Mio Spirit range takes sat nav into exciting new territory.

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Win A Dream Holiday With Tele-Atlas Great Escapes

Posted on21. Nov, 2007 by .

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Need a holiday? Then maybe Tele Atlas can help. Sign up today for Tele Atlas Great Escapes, and you could win the holiday you have been dreaming of.

The aim of the competition is ultimately to guess the correct answer to an elimination question. The closest guesses to the elimination question, “How many six-seat minibuses are filled during the great escape?” each win one of five all-inclusive holidays to Paris, Rome, London, Barcelona, or Athens, plus a Tele-Atlas powered portable navigation system. [...]

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