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This week's 5 hot new apps: The literary world is your Oyster; Affordable navigation with Viago; more

A roundup of the 5 hottest new apps of the week.

Garmin navigates its way in health, fitness wearables market

Garmin's first foray into the activity-tracking wearables market, vivofit, tracks steps taken, distance traveled and calories burned and even monitors sleep.

Nokia extends Navteq map data to BMW, Mercedes, Volkswagen vehicles

Nokia announced new partnerships with BMW, Mercedes, Volkswagen and Hyundai to extend its Navteq mapping platform to the automakers' in-vehicle navigation systems.

Garmin updates iPhone navigation apps with public transportation features

Garmin is rolling out new versions of its Navigon turn-by-turn apps for Apple's iPhone including public transportation navigation tools--a feature missing from Apple's own, much-maligned Maps for iOS 6.

Garmin shifts mobile strategy from handsets to apps

Navigation solutions developer Garmin said it will expand its mobile application development efforts after agreeing to halt its branded smartphone partnership with manufacturer Asus. According to

Microsoft faces heavy costs to make WinPhone 7 competitive with iPhone

Windows Phone 7 is expected to cost Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) almost a half-billion dollars in marketing expenses when the phone is first rolled out, according Jonathan Goldberg, analyst with Deutsche

Video: Unboxing the Garmin nuviphone G60

Long-awaited Garmin nuvifone lands with AT&T

Garmin's long-awaited nuvifone has finally landed in North America (Video: Unboxing the Garmin nuviphone G60). AT&T Mobility announced it will launch the nuvifone G60 device next week, Oct. 4.

AT&T to launch Garmin's nuvifone G60 on Oct. 4

AT&T announced an exclusive U.S. agreement with Garmin to launch the GPS solutions provider's nuvifone G60 smartphone on Oct. 4. The nuvifone G60 integrates Garmin's GPS navigator service with