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FUGAWI ANNOUNCES ANDROID SUPPORT VIA PATHAWAY

Maps from Leading Online Service Get Expanded Platform Compatibility

TORONTO, Canada – Northport Systems Inc., creators of Fugawi X-Traverse, and Muskoka Tech Inc., developers of PathAway GPS navigational, mapping and tracking software for mobile smartphones and tablets, announced today greatly expanded chart support for Android mobile devices. With the latest version of PathAway for Android, users with a Fugawi X-Traverse Cloud Passport now have access to 82 different product offerings including the latest in marine charts, weather information, and topographic maps. In order to ensure the very best mobile navigation experience for adventures anywhere in the world, X-Traverse offers charts and maps from a wide variety of vendors, such as NV Charts, WaveyLine, Solteknik, the Canadian Hydrographic Service, and Fugawi.

 

“Making powerful navigation tools accessible on the devices our customers use every day is what drives us,” said Scott Northmore, President of Muskoka Tech Inc. “Providing access to Fugawi X-Traverse, the world’s largest repository of online charting, elevates our users’ experience to a whole new level; we are very pleased to now officially offer this expanded map portfolio to the market.”

Available for all GPS enabled Android Smartphones and tablets running Android OS version 2.2 or higher as well as Windows-based and Nokia Symbian phones the PathAway application can be downloaded from www.pathaway.com or Google Play.

For more information on compatible charts please visit www.X-Traverse.com. Chart prices vary by region. For more information on PathAway and compatible Android devices please visit www.pathaway.com.

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About Northport Systems Inc.:
Established in 1995 in Toronto, Canada, Northport Systems Inc. (www.fugawi.com) now supplies desktop and mobile navigation and mapping software products and online services to over 130 countries under the Fugawi brand. Northport enjoys a worldwide reputation as a leader in GPS mapping software and innovative GPS applications for the outdoor recreation, marine, tracking and military markets. Fugawi Software, Fugawi Touratel and Fugawi X-Traverse are properties of Northport Systems Inc.

About Muskoka Tech:
Founded in 1999 in Ontario, Canada, Muskoka Tech (MuskokaTech.com) is a leading global provider of GPS navigational, mapping, route planning, and tracking software for the mobile Smartphones and Tablets. The company's flagship product, PathAway, is used by outdoor adventure enthusiasts engaging in activities  such as  boating, hiking, cycling, running, touring, aviation, rally racing, athletic  training and more. Professionals use PathAway in areas such as mapping/GIS, tourism, mining, military training, wildlife study, location surveying, site inspection, field data collection, search and rescue and more.