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Linux Powers MID-like Nav Device

Aug 21, 2008, 17:02 (0 Talkback[s])

"The Mind's software bundle includes a web browser, email client, and an Internet search function intended to locate points of interest (POIs) and download other relevant information to the device, says Clarion. The device offers preconfigured access to "quick GPS maps" from sites like Google Maps and Google Earth, as well as "optimized" MySpace and YouTube applications. Other software includes a PDF viewer, calculator, file manager, RSS reader, and a weather display. The Mind uses an unspecified distribution based on Linux 2.6.22."

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