Telenav, Inc. (NASDAQ: TNAV) is a wireless location-based services company that provides services including global positioning system (GPS) navigation, local search, automotive navigation solutions, mobile advertising, enterprise mobility and workflow automation. The company’s headquarters are located in Sunnyvale, California in the United States with additional offices in the U.S., China, and Brazil.
Posts about Telenav
  • Could the Mobile Ad Industry Spin off a Data Business?

    … advertising firm that competes with PlaceIQ, says the amount of ad requests with latitude and longitude data more than doubled last year. The company, like its competitors, uses the data passed along in mobile advertising request to compile profiles of the users for each device. Kohn says the company, which is part of mapping giant Telenav, does…

    Steven Jacobs/ Street Fightin Mobile- 9 readers -
  • Is Location More Than a Feature in Mobile Advertising?

    … shop, where they hang out, where they live, demographics. That allows very interesting audience metrics to pop up, to target. Location is intrinsic to the targeting. It’s in the cake mix; it’s not just the targeting. Christian De Gennaro, VP of channel partnerships at Thinknear by Telenav, has experienced people asking for location-specific…

    Noah Davis/ Street Fightin Mobile- 9 readers -
  • Exit Interview: Thinknear Founder Eli Portnoy Leaves Telenav

    … Two years ago this week, Telenav acquired mobile advertising startup Thinknear to help the firm build its location advertising business. Eli Portnoy, the startup’s founder, has spent the intervening time helming Thinknear and further building the Telenav division into a location services powerhouse. Portnoy recently left the company, making…

    Steven Jacobs/ Street Fightin Mobile Google- 11 readers -
  • Nokia’s Here Maps Come To Android Phones (Sort Of)

    Nokia’s Here Maps, which power maps on Windows Phones, has released a beta version for Samsung Galaxy Android phones. It’s not available through Google Play, though presumably it will be in time. Nokia’s hardware/handset division was sold to Microsoft but Nokia retained the Here mapping service. Now Microsoft is going to phase out the Nokia brand on smartphones in the very near term.

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Land- 4 readers -
  • Report: Mobile Location-Based Ads Improve Targeting, Engagement, Creative

    … Report: Mobile Location-Based Ads Improve Targeting, Engagement, Creative September 30, 2014 - Posted by Dex Media Contributor to News An emerging report by Thinknear/Telenav indicates that mobile, location-based advertising helps marketers to improve targeting, engagement, and creative. Of course, this is all based on using accurate data…

    Dex Media- 1 readers -