Number of users of TomTom HD Traffic doubled in 2011

At the end of the year 1.5 million people around the globe were actively using TomTom LIVE Services, including TomTom HD Traffic. Coming from 690,000 at the start of the year, TomTom continues to see growth in the use of its traffic information.

Currently, over 90% of TomTom’s automotive systems and 20% of TomTom’s Portable Navigation Devices sold in Europe come equipped with LIVE Services.

The quality of traffic services further improved this year. TomTom HD Traffic now provides highly accurate traffic information of the whole road network including exit roads, slip roads and minor roads, which are not covered by competing technologies. Over 80 million people share anonymous location data with TomTom, ensuring HD Traffic provides its community with the best traffic information every other minute.

[Info from GeoConnexion]

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HD Traffic around the World

What is HD Traffic and how can it help me to avoid accident claims?

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