send google maps directions to your BMW

We have some info on Google Maps working with BMW to setup a system where one can send Google Maps directions from a computer to a BMW navigation system. It looks like the video was found on personal blog of Google Italy Communication Manager, Stefano Hesse. Stefano says that this is a “project, for the time being related to Germany only, which I have personally coordinated and about which I am really proud. Any other car companies soon?”

That’s all the details we have now. Updates to follow… via


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  6. Jessika Says:

    If you look closely, the only info Google Maps sends is an address which the BMW Assist systeem seems to recognize, then the onboard system just calculates a route..

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