Google Offers Free GPS Nav System for Smart Phones

On Wednesday, Google revealed its latest GPS nav system for the Google Android smart phone that will be available in the next 2.0 mobile operating system.  It will first debut on the Verizon network next week and will be supported on other carriers.  It will definitely be a cause for concern for the market leaders, Garmin and TomTom which cost upwards of $100 for similar apps on the iPhone.  GPS app vendors will need to cut their prices drastically, offer ad-supported free versions or trot out amazing new features to warrant their high costs.  The free Google nav system is not a half-baked ver...
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