What's New

iOS11 update for iPhone OMPRO now available.

November 29, 2017
by PERSENTECH

Ottomobile Pro 3.0 is now available for iOS10+ devices. Find it on the App store.

Refer to the new app user manual at iPhone10+ User Instructions



iOS11 update for iPhone OMPRO coming soon.

November 24, 2017
by PERSENTECH

The OttoMobile app for the iPhone has been changed in layout and includes several new features such as a Google Maps view for help in navigation. Other changes include

  • Updated app for iOS standards - iOS 11.
  • A completely new user interface and dashboard presentation that provides alerts and trip statistics.
  • An option to display a map view while driving that provides navigation guidance.
  • Speed profile and elevation profile graphs provided in addition to the trip log map trace.
  • NOTE: Only those devices supporting iOS 10 and above can update to the latest Ottomobile Pro app release.



Map updates available.

November 24, 2017
by PERSENTECH

Coverage map updates have been published for Brandon, Rural Manitoba, and Winnipeg.

    Brandon, Manitoba coverage map updates:

  • Adjustment to speed zone on Highway 1 to 110 kph from western munical boundary near Rd 107W to 320 m past Scott Street W.
  • Adjustment to speed zone on Highway 1 to 110 kph from western munical boundary to 1120 m near Hunter Road .
  • Adjustment to speed zone near Brandon Correctional Centre to 30 kph.
  • Adjustment to speed zone on PR 457 east of 1A to 60 kph
  • Inclusion of wildlife warning on Richmond Ave E, east of 175 st E
  • Adjustment to speed zone on Patricia Ave to 90 east of 1st St

    Rural Manitoba coverage map updates:

  • P.R. No. 200 (St. Marys Road) north of P.R. no. 210 550m 70 kph added
  • P.R. No. 210 and St. Adolphe road 70 kph added.
  • Habitant Rd and Leclaire Rd, 1.2km at 70 kph added.
  • Rockwood Road 8e and P.T.H. N. 17 800m at 70 kph added.
  • Municipal Road 76.5 and Road 5e, 1.2 km at 70 kph added.
  • Surgeon Rd (8e), Rockwood Road, P.T.H. No. 67 at 70 kph added.

    Winnipeg, Manitoba coverage map update:

  • Speed zone adjustment on Sturgeon Road across Centerport from 70 kph to 80 kph.
  • Speed zone adjustment on Sturgeon Road across Centerport from 70 kph to 80 kph.
  • Sturgeon Road @ Grace Hospital crosswalk added.
  • Wellington Cres and Lamont Blvd crosswalk added.
  • Sargent Ave amd Agnes St crosswalk added.
  • Waverly St, Tim Sale Dr, Kirkbridge Dr school zone added.
  • Sage Creek Blvd, Edward Turner Drive school zone added.
  • Bergen Cutoff 60 kph added.
  • Bryan Bay 60 kph added.
  • Davis Way 60 kph added.
  • Dyanne Way 60 kph added.
  • Eagle Drive 60 kph added.
  • Lucas Ave 60 kph added.
  • Mountain View Road 60 kph added.
  • Ronn Road 60 kph added.
  • Roy Roche Road 60 kph added.
  • Wheatfield Road 60 kph added.
  • Mayberry Road, King Edward Street, P.T.H. No. 7 at 70 kph added.
  • Adjustment to school zone and 30 kph zone on La Verendrye St.
  • Removal of Crosswalk on Pembina Highway near Merriam Blvd.
  • Addition of hazardous intersection warnings (construction zones) on Pembina Hwy near Jubilee and McGillvray Blvd between Thomson Memorial Park and Fennell St.

Map updates available.

November 26, 2016
by PERSENTECH

Coverage map updates have been published for Winnipeg.

  • Adjustment to speed zone on McPhillips Street near Swailes Road.
  • Adjustment to school zones on Jefferson Ave between McGregor Street and Sinclair Ave.
  • Removal of Crosswalk on Main street near Assiniboine Ave.
  • Adjustment to North Perimeter Highway 101 near Wenzel Street
  • Adjustment to speed zone on Main Street North between Fernbank Ave and Seaforth Ave. (March-2016)
  • Adjustment to Bishop Grandin wetbound prior to St. Anne's Road (February-2016)


Map updates available.

January 19, 2016
by PERSENTECH

Coverage map updates have been published for Winnipeg and the Manitoba Rural Provincial Capital Region.

  • School zone and speed limit adjustments on Lakewood Blvd and Weatherstone Pl (Ecole Van Belleghem) in Winnipeg.
  • School zone adjustments in Lorette Manitoba.
  • School zone addition in Landmark, Manitoba.
  • Hazardous intersection at MB PTH 206 and PTH 207.
  • Deer crossing on MB PTH 206 between River Road and PTH 207.


iOS9 update for iPhone OMPRO app now available.

January 14, 2016
by PERSENTECH

The OttoMobile app for the iPhone has been published and released with the following changes:

  • Updated app for iOS standards - iOS 9.
  • Bug fixes.

NOTE: if you are upgrading from from a previous iOS7 and earlier app release, and if you have stored trip log data, then you may need to delete the previous app from your iPhone before downloading the new iOS8 version that uses a different data model. If you do not, the new app will crash when launched. To delete the current app:

  • Press and hold the app icon until you see an "x" above the icon.
  • Press the x to delete the app.
  • download the app again from the App Store.


iOS8 update for iPhone OMPRO app now available.

November 4, 2014
by PERSENTECH

The OttoMobile app for the iPhone has been published and released with the following changes:

  • Updated app for iOS standards.
  • Updated image assets and UI to meet new device sizes and standards.
  • Added a new display page that allows for independent app volume adjustment and with GPS and coverage map information.
  • Added CSV (Comma Separated Value) trip report export functionality.
  • Integrated an automatic in-app coverage map update notifier.

NOTE: if you are upgrading from from the previous iOS4 app release, version 1.4, and if you have stored trip log data, then you may need to delete the previous app from your iPhone before downloading the new iOS8 version that uses a different data model. If you do not, the new app will crash when launched. To delete the current app:

  • Press and hold the app icon until you see an "x" above the icon.
  • Press the x to delete the app.
  • download the app again from the App Store.

By deleteing the old app, all the trip log data using the older iOS format will be deleted. If you require the trip logs, ensure that you export the trip logs before deleting the app.

Refer to the app user manual at iPhone User Instructions



Winnipeg coverage map - new roads and school zone adjustments.

October 20, 2014
by PERSENTECH

Updates:

  • New roads and speed limits have been added for south Kenaston between Bishop Grandin and PTH 101.
  • Further adjustments and optimizations have been made for several schools noted in the Winnipeg By-Law No. 76/2014 - Reduced-Speed School Zones.


Coverage map adjustments in Winnipeg school zones and new roads added.

September 21, 2014
by PERSENTECH

Winnipeg map update:

  • Further adjustments and optimizations have been made for several of the schools noted in the Winnipeg By-Law No. 76/2014 - Reduced-Speed School Zones.
  • New roads and speed limits have been added for south Kenaston and Bishop Grandin with the new overpass.


Coverage map adjustments in Winnipeg school zones.

September 6, 2014
by PERSENTECH

Winnipeg map update:

  • The schools noted in the Winnipeg By-Law No. 76/2014 - Reduced-Speed School Zones have been published, and adjustments have been made in this latest Winnipeg map (version 97) to increase alert notification times for the 30 kph reduced speed limit.
  • Further adjustments and optimizations will be completed over the next month.


Coverage map update for Winnipeg - part 2 school zone 30 kph changes.

September 4, 2014
by PERSENTECH

Winnipeg map update:

  • The second part of the Winnipeg coverage map that includes speed zone changes to 30 kph is available. The additional school divisions added include: the other half of the Winnipeg School Division, Funded Independent Schools, Institutional Schools, and Non-Funded Independent Schools.


Coverage map update for Winnipeg - part 1 school zone 30 kph changes.

September 4, 2014
by PERSENTECH

Winnipeg map update:

  • Winnipeg coverage map includes speed zone changes to 30 kph in the following school divisions: Division Scolaire Franco-Manitoban, Louis Riel School Division, Pembina Trails School Division, River East Transcona School Division, Seine River School Division, Seven Oaks School Division, St. James-Assiniboia School Division, and half of the Winnipeg School Division. A second map with all school divisions will be published shortly.


Coverage map updates for Kitchener-Waterloo, GTA and Winnipeg.

July 30, 2014
by PERSENTECH

Coverage map updates:

  • Major speed and road additions to Kitchener-Waterloo coverage map including inclusion of airport roads.
  • Toronto coverage map adjustments along Don Valley Pkwy and speed change on Queen St and Spadina Ave.
  • Missisauga coverage map adjustments along ON-401 - widening of road network and Convair Dr. speed change.
  • Oakville coverage map adjustments along ON-401 - widening of road network.
  • Winnipeg coverage map adjustments Disraeli Freeway from Main Street to Hespler and addition of RLC at Disraeli Freeway and Logan Ave.


Coverage map updates for Winnipeg, Calgary and Ottawa.

April 7, 2014
by PERSENTECH

Winnipeg map update:

  • Road segment adjustment near St. Anne Road at Bishop Grandin.

Calgary map update:

  • Stoney Trail NW from Bow River Parkway to Nose Hill Drive - speed limit adjustment to 100 kph.

Ottawa map update:

  • Speed limit change from 60 to 70 along Terry Fox Drive from Hazeldean Roaod to WestPhalian Ave.
  • Speed limit change from 50 to 30 along Lyon Street from Cooper to Catherine Ave.


Coverage map updates for Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Ottawa and Rural Manitoba.

February 3, 2014
by PERSENTECH

Winnipeg map update:

  • Crosswalk removed on Sturgeon Road near Booth drive.
  • Crosswalk added on Ellice Ave at Toronto Street.
  • Road additions and speed limit changes in the new Centreport Canada Way development including changes along Rosser Blvd. and Sturgeon Road.
  • Adjustments to McPhillips at Path 101 for ramp speeds and speed transitions.

Saskatoon map update:

  • Adjustments to Circle Drive - new highway segments
  • Adjustment to Circle Drive at 11 St. W

Ottawa map update:

  • Speed cChange from 60 to 80 along Moodie drive from 417 to Hertzman.
  • Playground added on Sherbourne.
  • Schoolzone added near Mckelvar.
  • School zone added on Maitland between Tara and Erindale Dr.
  • School zone removed on Clyde Ave between Maitland and Baseline Road.

Rural Provincial Manitoba map update:

  • Speed limit change from 90 to 100 kph along HWY 12 just south of Bluemnort.
  • Widening of Provincial Highway 202 from north of Birds Hill Village to Provincial Highway 204.
  • Speed change modification from 70 to 50 along Provincial Highway 202 north of Garven Road.
  • Speed changes on exit ramps at McPhilips street and Highway 101.


Coverage map updates in Alberta and Saskatchewan.

July 31, 2013
by PERSENTECH

Saskatoon coverage map:

  • Interchange at Highway 11 (Circle Drive) and Highway 16 (Yellowhead Highway) - 60 kph
  • Northridge drive from Highway 16 (Yelkoowhead Highway) to 60 St W. - 90 kph extension

Edmonton coverage map:

  • Interchange at Highway 16 (Yellowhead) and Highway 216 (Anthony Henday Dr) - 100 kph.
  • Interchange at Highway 16A (Stony Plain Rd) and NW 215th St - 100 kph and 60 kph.

Red Deer coverage map:

  • Adjustments to Highway 2 from 50 Avenue to Highway 11A - 110 kph.

Medicine Hat coverage map:

  • Adjustments to Highway 1 between 8 st NW and 13 Ave SE - 80 kph and 110 kph.

Calgary coverage map:

  • Adjustments to Blackfoot Trail SE between Heritage Dr. Se and SE Glenmore Trail - 80 kph.
  • Adjustment to Blackfoot Trail SE at Southland Dr. Se - 60 kph.
  • Adjustment to Deerfoot Trail at Memorial Drive NE - 100 kph
  • Adjustment to 101 St SW between 17 Ave SW and Old banff coach Road SW - 60 kph
  • Adjustment to Bow Trail SW between 37 St. SW and Spruce Dr SW - 60 kph


Map updates for Winnipeg and Rural Manitoba.

July 8, 2013
by PERSENTECH

Rural Manitoba Coverage map:

  • Birds Hill Park speed limit adjustments to 50 kph, 40 kph, and 20 kph within park.
  • Highway 59 at Highway 101 speed limit adjustment from 100 to 90 khp.

Winnipeg Coverage map:

  • Playground added on Logan between Lizzie Street and Fountain Street.
  • Playground added on Logan between Gunnell St and Gwendoline Street.
  • Playground on Raleigh St between Cedarcrest Dr. and Bardal Bay.
  • Mayfair crosswalk changed to School zone.
  • Changes along Pth101 at Portage ave - 70 kph and 90 to 50 in automall.
  • Highway 101 at Highway 1 East road width adjustments.


Map updates for Winnipeg, Rural Manitoba and Greater Vancouver coverage maps.

January 21, 2013
by PERSENTECH

GVRD Coverage map:

  • Greater Vancouver Regional District coverage map adjustments along Highway 1 with new Port Mann bridge opening.

Rural Manitoba Coverage map:

  • Crosswalk added in Steinbach, Manitoba.

Winnipeg Coverage map:

  • adjustments along Inskter Blvd. and Chief Peguis.


Apple iOS 6.x compatibility with OttoMobile Pro.

November 6, 2012
by PERSENTECH

With the recent release of iOS 6.0, the chime feature option for pre-alert notification is not functioning as designed under iOS5.x. The chime is substituted with other sounds. This is something that will be investigated as an iOS6.0 release is being considered. The other OttoMobile functionality appears to be compatible.



Map update for Rural Manitoba.

September 18, 2012
by PERSENTECH

Rural Manitoba Coverage map:

  • Map coverage changes:
    • Speed zone change to 60 kph on Raleigh Street between Hoddinott Road and Applecross Drive.
    • Crosswalk added on Hoddinott Road at Raleigh Street.
    • School zone added on Hoddinott Road between Orkney Drive and Gateway Road.


    Map update for Edmonton, AB.

    July 6, 2012
    by PERSENTECH

    Edmonton, AB.:

  • Map coverage change to Anthony Henday Drive:
    • Speed zone change to 100 kph on entire drive from Manning Freeway to Whitemud drive.

    The specifics of these changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map update for Edmonton, Sherwood Park and St.Albert, AB.

    July 2, 2012
    by PERSENTECH

    Edmonton, AB.:

  • Coverage map changes including:
    • Crosswalk on 60 Ave NW near 61 Ave NW added.
    • 167 Ave NW from 55th St NW to Manning Dr. W. - 60 kph
    • Ellerslile road from 141 St SW to Rabbit Hill Road - 60 kph
    • Lessard Road from 199 St NW to 184 St NW - 60 kph
    • Rabbit Hill Road NW from South Terwillegar Dr. NW to Ellerslie Road SW - 60 kph
    • Windermere Boulevard from Windermere Drive to Rabbit Hill Road - 60 kph
    • 137 Ave NW from St. Albert Trail to 150 meters east of West Regional Road - 70 kph
    • 137 Ave NW from 150 meters west of West Regional Road to 199 St. - 70 kph
    • Whitemud Drive from 200 meters east of 17 St NW to 200 metres west of 17 St NW - 70 kph
    • 50 Street NW from 13 Avenue to 101 Avenue NW - 60 kph
    • James Mowatt Trail from Ellerslie Road to 30 Ave SW - 60 kph
    • 141 St SW from Ellerslie Road to 1000 m north of the south city limits - 60 kph
    • 141 St SW from 1000 m north of the south city limits to the south city limits - 80 kph
    • 142 St NW from 137 Ave NW to 167 Ave NW - 70 kph
    • Cambell Rd NW from 167 Ave NW to North city limits - 60 kph
    • 170 St SW from Terwillegar Drive to Ellersie Road - 70 kph
    • Groat Road from Stony Plan Rd NW to Victoria Park Road - 50 kph
    • Winterburn Road from 250 meters north of Whitemud Dr. to Webber Greens Dr. - 80 kph
    • Winterburn Road from Webber Greens Dr. to Yellowhead trail 60 kph
    • Anthony Henday Dr and Stoney Plan - 100 Ave NW Interchange - speed limit changes

    Sherwood Park and St. Albert, AB.:

  • Map coverage changes including:
    • Addition of Red Light Camera intersection at Wye Road and Ordze West bound
    • Addition of Red Light Camera intersection at Wye Road and Sherwood Drive East and West bound
    • Addition of Red Light Camera intersection at Wye Road and Brentwood Blvd East and West bound
    • Giroux Road from St. Albert Trail to West City Limits - 60 kph
    • Levasseur Road from Gervais Road to Sir Winston Churchill - 60 kph
    • Meadow View Dr. from Meadowview Lane to West City limits - 60 kph
    • Mission Ave from Malmo Ave to St. Vital Ave. - 30 kph
    • Veness Road from South City Limits to Poundmaker - 60 kph
    • Cunningham Road from Sycamore Ave to Stanley Dr. - 30 kph
    • Sturgeon Road from Burns to Burnham - 30 kph
    • Ray Gibbon Dr from South City Limits to Giroux Road - 70 kph
    • St. Albert Trail From Coal Mine Road to 1300 m of Coal Mine Road - 80 kph

    The specifics of these changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map update for Saskatoon, SK., and Kalamazoo, MI.

    June 22, 2012
    by PERSENTECH

    Kalamazoo, MI., USA:

  • Speed zone changes as follows:
    • Arboretum Parkway from the intersection of Solon st. and Arboretum Parkway to the intersection of S. Drake and Arboretum Parkway - 35 mph.
    • N. Kendall Ave. from the intersection of S Howard St. to the intersection of W. Main St. - 35 mph.
    • East Michigan Ave. from Wallace Ave to Riverview Dr. - 30 mph.
    • Michikal St.from the intersection of W. Kalamazoo Ave. to the intersection of Stadium and W. Michigan Ave. - 35 mph.
    • Stadium Dr. from S. Drake Rd. to S. 11th St. - 45 mph.

    Saskatoon, SK.

  • Speed zone changes to 30 kph with school zones and playgrounds:
    • Acadia Dr. at Carleton Dr.
    • Zone around Glacier Park.
    • Cartwright Avenue.
    • Lenore Dr. at Cypress Ct.
    • Intersection 51st @ Warham/Lenore.
  • Speed zone changes on the following roads:
    • 60 kph roads:
    • 22nd Street between Witney Avenue and Grid No. 684 (the Dalmeny Grid);
    • Lenore Drive between Warman Road and Russell Road;
    • Avenue C between Idylwyld Drive and 45th Street;
    • Attridge Drive between Circle Drive and McOrmond Drive;
    • Boychuk Drive between 8th Street and Highway No. 16;
    • Central Avenue from Attridge Drive north to the City Limit;
    • Battleford Trail from Hughes Drive northwest to the City Limit;
    • Lowe Road from a point 600 metres north of Nelson Road to a point 200 metres south of Atton Crescent;
    • Betts Avenue between 22nd Street West and Hart Road;
    • McOrmond Drive from Highway 5 north to the City Limit;
    • Marquis Drive between Wanuskewin Road and Idylwyld Drive;
    • Claypool Drive from Airport Drive west to the City Limit.
      70 kph roads:
    • Circle Drive, from a point 200 metres west of Avenue C to a point 200 metres west of Airport Drive;
    • Idylwyld Drive between 8th Street and 19th Street;
    • Circle Drive from the west abutment of the Circle Drive Bridge to Millar Avenue;
    • Attridge Drive between Circle Drive and Rever Road;
      80 kph roads:
    • College Drive from a point 450 metres east of Central Avenue to a point 100 metres east of Preston Avenue;
    • Circle Drive from a point 200 metres north of Laurier Drive to a point 250 metres north of 11th Street;
    • 33rd Street from a point 300 metres west of Steeves Avenue to the City Limit;
    • Range Road 3063 from the South City Limit to the North City Limit;
    • Range Road 3064 from the South City Limit to the North City Limit;
    • Agra Road from Lowe Road east to the City Limit;
    • 22nd Street West from Grid No. 684 (the Dalmeny Grid) to a point 800 metres west of Grid No. 684 (the Dalmeny Grid);
    • Betts Avenue (Highway No. 7) between Hart Road and 11th Street West;
    • Lowe Road from Agra Road to the North City Limit;
    • McOrmond Drive from 8th Street to College Drive/Highway 5;
    • Zimmerman Road from College Drive/Highway 5 to the South City Limit;
    • Blackley Road from Highway 41 to the North City Limit;
    • Central Avenue from Agra Road to the North City Limit;
    • Millar Avenue from 71st Street to the North City Limit;
    • Central Avenue from Agra Road to the North City Limit;
    • Millar Avenue from 71st Street to the North City Limit.
      90 kph roads:
    • College Drive from a point 450 metres east of Central Avenue to a point 1,617 metres east of Central Avenue;
    • Highway No. 11 between the south intersection of Highway Nos. 11 and 16 and the South City Limit;
    • Highway No. 16 between the south intersection of Highway Nos. 11 and 16 and the East City Limit;
    • Dalmeny Grid from Highway No. 14 north to the City Limit;
    • Circle Drive from a point 200 metres west of Airport Drive to a point 200 metres north of Laurier Drive.
      100 kph roads:
    • Betts Avenue (Highway No. 7) from 11th Street West to the West City Limit;
    • College Drive from a point 1,617 metres east of Central Avenue to the East City Limit.
      Playgrounds, School zones and crosswalk additions:
    • Playground on Clarence between 12th & 13th Street.
    • Crosswalk on Malloy Street.
    • Crosswalk on Goertzen Street, west of Russell Rd.
    • Crosswalk on Mellicke Rd. at west leg of David Knight Crescent.
    • Crosswalk on Mellicke Rd. at east leg of David Knight Crescent.
    • Crosswalks on Mellicke Rd. between Thiessen Crescent & Stechishin Crescent.
    • Crosswalk on Assiniboine at Churchill Dr.
    • Crosswalk on Churchill at Clearwater Rd.
    • Crosswalks on Kenderdine Rd.
    • Playground zones to Senator J. Hnatyshyn Park.
    • Playground zones to Senator J. Gladstone Soutn Park.
    • Playground zones to Leif Erickson Park.
    • Playground zones to Westmount Park.
    • Playground zones to Pacific Park.
    • Crosswalk on Diefenbaker Dr. NW of Atlantic Park.
    • Crosswalk on Hart Rd. at Bowlt Crescent.
    • Crosswalks at Pierre Radisson Park.
    • Playground zone to William A. Reid Park.
    • Playground zone to Kilburn Park.
    • Playground zone to Weaver Park.
    • Playground zone to Avalon Park.
    • Crosswalk on Glasgow St. at Avalon Park.
    • Playground zone to Meadowlark Park.
    • Crosswalk to Arlington Avenue at E. Center.
    • Crosswalks to Stonebridge Blvd.
    • Playground zone to CP Steeley Park.
    • Crosswalk zone to Cartwright Avenue.
    • Crosswalk to Briarwood Rd.
    • Playground zone to W side of Sidney L. Buckwold Park on McKercher.
    • Crosswalk to McKercher at Mt. Allison Crescent.
    • Playground zone on Simon Fraser Crescent at Dr. Gerhard Herzberg Park North.
    • Playground zone on Kenderdine Rd. at Kucey Cove.
    • Playground zone on Stensrud Rd. at Willowgrove Crescent
      Addition of a Red Light Camera Intersection:
    • Warman at Lenore Dr.

    The specifics of these changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map update for Regina, SK., and Thunder Bay, ON.

    June 15, 2012
    by PERSENTECH

    The following updates have been made to the Regina, SK. coverage map.

  • Speed zone change of 70 kph along 13th Ave from Courtney to city limit.
  • McDonald St. 70 kph to east city limits.
  • The following updates have been made to the Thunder Bay, ON. coverage map.

  • Speed zone changes to 40 kph with school zones:
    • Fassina and Brittany
    • Arthur and Edward St.
    • Brock at Edward St.
    • Walsh at Orah
    • Roberston at Ogden
    • Grenviller at Lillian
    • Balsam St at Melvin Av.
    • County Blvd at York
    • Clarkson St at Windsor
    • High St. at Herbert St
    • Van Horman at Prospect
    • County Blvd. at Peel St.
    • Malborough St
    • High St. at Tupper St.
  • Speed zone changes on the following roads:
    • 20th Side Road 130 metres north of Otway Street to Rosslyn Road 40 kph
    • 25th Side Road From Broadway Avenue to Highway 11-17 60 kph
    • 110th Avenue Main Street to Pacific Avenue 60 kph
    • Ada Avenue Government Road to the end north of Highway 11-17 60 kph
    • Archibald Street 8 metres south of Bethune Street to22 metres north of Miles Street 40 kph
    • Balsam Street 14 metres south of Hull Avenue to 12 metres north of Bryan Street 40 kph
    • Brittany Drive 10 metres south of Fassina Street to 10 metres north of Piccadilly Avenue 40 kph
    • Brown Street 100 meters north of Christina Street to 100 meters south of Mary Street 40 kph
    • Chapples Drive Ford Street circular to Ford Street 20 kph
    • Churchill Drive 13 metres west of Edward Street to 18 metres west of Sycamore Avenue 40 kph
    • Clarkson Street 20 metres east of Sequoia Drive to 34 metres east of Walkover Street 40 kph
    • Clayte Street 10 metres north of Clayte Street on Hartviksen Street to Balsam Street 40 kph
    • Copenhagen Road North City limits to north Branch Road 60 kph
    • County Boulevard 13 metres south of York Street to 10 metres southwest of south arm of Prescott Crescent 40 kph
    • Dawson Road From Fassina Street to one hundred (100) metres west of Highway 589 60 kph
    • Dawson Road From Dog Lake Road to Lydia Avenue 80 kph
    • Dawson Road From Lydia Avenue to Pacquette Road 70 kph
    • Donald Street 13 metres west of Ford Street to 20 metres east of Edward Street 40 kph
    • Donald Street 10 metres east of Selkirk Street to 27metres east of Norah Street 40 kph
    • Duke Street 55 metres north of Elizabeth Street to Van Norman Street 40 kph
    • Edward Street 7.5 metres north of Canadian National railway tracks to 10 metres north of Brock Street 40 kph
    • Edward Street 32 metres south of Arthur Street to 13 metres north of Isabella Street 40 kph
    • Empire Avenue 32 metres west of Kelly Street to 7.5 metres west of Bessie Avenue 40 kph
    • Franklin Street 28 metres north of Rankin Street to 10 metres north of Arthur Street 40 kph
    • Government Road From the west City limits to Highway 102 60 kph
    • Grenville Avenue 15 meters north of Arundel Street to 22 meters south of Erie Avenue 40 kph
    • Grenville Avenue Lillian Street to North End 40 kph
    • Gus Wuori Road From the north City limits to Highway 102 60 kph
    • Hartland Street 17 metres east of McBean Street to Ray Boulevard 40 kph
    • Huron Avenue 14 metres east of Huron Crescent to 26 metres west of Hudson Avenue 40 kph
    • James Street 20 metres north of Riverview Drive to 34 metres north of Donald Street 40 kph
    • James Street 141 metres south of Isabella Street to 60 metres south of Canadian National railway tracks 40 kph
    • Kensington Drive 95 metres south of Ironwood Drive to 19 metres west of Huntington Crescent 40 kph
    • Lydia Avenue Highway 102 north to the end of Lydia Avenue 60 kph
    • Marlborough Road 31 metres north of John Street to 68 metres south of Beresford Street 40 kph
    • Memorial Avenue Queen Street to McIntyre River 60 kph
    • Mountain Road From Highway 61B to Coppin Road 60 kph
    • Mountain Road 140 metres east of Glenn Court to 100 metres west of Tuxedo Drive 40 kph
    • Ogden Street 14 metres west of Simpson Street to McKenzie Street 40 kph
    • Ogden Street 6 metres west of McMurray Street to Prince Arthur Boulevard 40 kph
    • Pacific Avenue 12 metres west of Minnesota Street to 20 metres west of Wiley Street 40 kph
    • Parkway Drive 18 metres west of Edward Street to 68 metres east of Sycamore Avenue 40 kph
    • Prince Arthur Boulevard 18 metres south of Southern Avenue to 12 metres north of Heron Street 40 kph
    • Ray Boulevard 45 metres north of Andrew Stree to 25 metres north of Duluth Road 40 kph
    • Redwood Avenue 10 metres northeast of east arm of Cambrian Crescent to 100 metres north of south arm of Mohawk Crescent 40 kph
    • Redwood Avenue 43 metres east of Spruce Court to 6 metres west of Limbrick Street 40 kph
    • River Street 40 metres southeast of Pine Street to 20 metres southeast of Whalen Street 40 kph
    • Robertson Street 13 metres west of Simpson Street to McKenzie Street 40 kph
    • Robertson Street 6 metres west of McMurray Street to Pacific Avenue 40 kph
    • Rosslyn Road 235 metres east of 20th Side Road to 218 metres west of 20th Side Road 40 kph
    • Selkirk Street 44 metres south of Isabella Street to Walsh Street 40 kph
    • Sherbrooke Street 15 metres south of University Drive to 13 metres north of Redwood Avenue 40 kph
    • Strathcona Avenue From the north City limit to one hundred and eighty-three (183) metres north of C.P.R. right-of-way 60 kph
    • Tarbutt Street Walsh Street to Empire Street 40 kph
    • Twin City Crossroads From Oliver Road to the City limit 70 kph
    • Van Norman Street 12 metres east of Hill Street to 15 metres west of Prospect Avenue 40 kph
    • Vickers Street 26 metres south of Cameron Street to 15 metres north of Miles Street 40 kph
    • Victoria Avenue 4 metres west of Frontenac Bay to 4 metres west of west arm of Ferndale Crescent 40 kph
    • Walsh Street 57 metres west of Franklin Street to 12 metres east of Kingsway 40 kph
    • Woodcrest Road Pioneer Drive to 90 m north of Hutton Park Drive 40 kph
  • Deer Crossing alert added on Hudson Ave.
  • Numerous playgrounds added including:
    • Balsam Street at Keith St.
    • Poplar Ave.
    • Anten St.
    • Huron Ave. at Burriss St.

    The specifics of these changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map update for Rural Manitoba and Lethbridge, AB.

    June 12, 2012
    by PERSENTECH

    The following updates have been made to the Rural Manitoba coverage map.

  • P.R. 300 (Hallama Drive) from P.T.H 59 for a distance of 3.05 km - 60 kph speed zone change
  • P.R. 210 from P.T.H. 75 to P.R. 200 speed zone change to 80 kph
  • The following updates have been made to Lethbridge, AB.

  • Speed limit 60 kph on Whoop-Up Drivie West from 30th Street West to West City Limit
  • Speed limit 30 kph on Pavan Park Access
  • Speed limit change on University Drive northbound from Walsh Drive to north city limit
  • Speed limit change on 28th Street North from 5th Avenue North to 62nd Avenue north
  • School zone on Meadowloar Blvd N
  • Playgrounds around Georgetown Park, Kodiak Park, Chinook Park, Vista Park and on 14th Ave N at 27th St. N and 12th Ave N
  • Crosswalks on Mt. Burke Blvd. W at McGill Blvd W and along McGill Blvd W and on Whoop up Drive at Blackfoot Road W.

  • The specifics of these changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map update for Kalamazoo, MI, USA

    June 11, 2012
    by PERSENTECH

    The following updates have been made to Kalamazoo, MI, USA.

  • Stadium drive at the intersection of West Michigan Avenue to Stadium Drive at the intersection of Drake changed to 45 miles per hour.

  • The specifics of these changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map update for Melbourne and Mooroolbark, VIC., Australia

    April 18, 2012
    by PERSENTECH

    Melbourne - the following changes and adjustments have been made.

  • Speed zone adjustment along Springvale Road from Burwood Hwy to Highbury Road - 80 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Springvale Road from Kirstina Road to Fern Tree Gully Road - 80 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Springvale Road from Wellington Road to Princes Hwy - 70 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along North road from Queen Street to Jasper Road - 60 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Waverley Road from Belgrave Rd to Alma St - 60 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Warigal Road from Power Ave to Montrose St - 80 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Elgar St from Canterbury Rd to Prospect St - 60 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Middleborough Road from Davey St to Park St - 60 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along High Street Road from Cleveland Road to Huntington Road to Stephensons Road - 60 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Blackburn Road from Waverly Road to Seaton Ct - 60 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Blackburn Road from Delmore Cr to Alice St. - 60 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Blackburn Road From Eley Road to Rosslyn St - 80 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Blackburn Road from Canterbury Road to Alandale Road - 60 kph
  • Mooroolbark - the following changes and adjustments have been made.

  • Speed zone adjustment along Ferntree Gulley Road from MaryKirk Dr to Stud Rd. - 60 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along High St Road from Stud road to Burnwood hwy - 70 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Boronia Road from Dandenong Creek Tr to Lusk Dr. - 70 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Canterbury Road from Beddoe Road to Maidstone St - 80 kph
  • Speed zone adjustment along Canterbury Road from Wantirna Rd. to Dickasons Rd - 70 kph

  • The specifics of these changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map update for Calgary Alberta

    January 6, 2012
    by PERSENTECH

    The following updates have been made to the Calgary AB. coverage map.

  • Red Light Camera controlled intersection at Deerfoot Trail and 16th Avenue NE added.
  • Red Light Camera controlled intersection at 16th Avenue at Canada Olympic Drive SW added.
  • Red Light Camera controlled intersection at Glenmore Trail and 52nd Street SE added.
  • Addition of a playground on Everston Dr. SW to Everoak Cr. SW.
  • Addition of a school zone on Everston Dr. SW at Eversyde Close SW.
  • Addition of a school Zone and Playgrounds along Cranston Dr. S.
  • Addition of a playground along Chaparral Circle S.E.
  • Addition of a playground on Promenade Way.
  • Addition of a playground on Auburn Bay Blvd SE.
  • Speed zone changes and road segment changes as a result of the completion of road work/infrastructure changes:

  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on 112 Ave NW from 69 St NW to Sarcee Trail NW
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on Sarcee trail NW from Sherwood Blvd NW to Citadel Blvd NW.
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on Shaganappi Trail NW from Sherwood Blvd NW to Country Hills Blve NW.
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on Nosehill Drive NW from Ranchlands Blvd NW to Silver Springs Blve NW.
  • Speed zone change to 80 kph on Stoney Trail NW from Country Hills Blvd NW to Tuscany Blvd NW.
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on Crowchild rail NW from Tuscany Blvd NW new extension to Stoney Trail NW.
  • Speed zone change to 70 kph on Bow Trail SW from Sarcee Trail SW to 85th St SW.
  • Speed zone change to 80 kph on SW Glenmore Trail from Glenmore Parkway to McLeoad Trail.
  • Speed zone change to 80 kph on 37st SW from Anderson Road To Fish Creek Blvd.
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on Fish Creek Blvd from 37 st SW to a point approximately 200 m west of Everbrook Dr.
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on Shawnessy Blvd SW from James Mckevitt road to Shawinigan Dr. SW.
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on Spruce Meadows Way from Spruce Meadows Trail SE to Southern City limits.
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on Sherrif King Street SW from Spruce Meadows Trail SE to Southern City limits.
  • Speed zone change to 70 kph on 72 St SE from Marquis of Lorne Trail SE to Southern City limits.
  • Speed zone change to 70 kph on 178 Ave SE.
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on 52nd St SE from McKenzie Towne Blvd SE to Marquis of Lorne Trail SE.
  • Speed zone change to 70 kph on 114 Ave SE from Barlow trail SE to 84 St SE.
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on Falconridge Blvd NE from Saddleridge Blvd Ne to 64 Ave NE.
  • Speed zone change to 70 kph on Silver Springs Gate NW from Crowchild Trail NW to Silver Springs Blvd NW.
  • Speed zone change to 70 kph on Bow trail SW from 45 st SW to Sarcee Trail SW.
  • Speed zone change to 70 kph on 16 Ave from Bowness Raod to 29 St NW.
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on Mount Royal Gate SW from Richard Rd SW to Crowchild Trail SW.
  • Speed zone change to 60 kph on 24th Ave SE from 114 Av SE to a point 200 m north of Douglas Bank S.

  • The specifics of these changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map update for Winnipeg, Rural Manitoba, and Melbourne, Australia!

    December 4, 2011
    by PERSENTECH

    For Winnipeg, Chief Peguis Road and 80 kph speed zone added, Lagimodiere speed zone change from 90 to 80 from Bishop Grandin to point 350 m south of Sage Creek Blvd, Pth 101 at Dugald - new intersection construction change 70 to 80 and widened road, and an aAdjustment of 80 to 60 kph speed zone transition on Waverly between Lee Blvd and Sandusky Drive.

    For Rural Manitoba, speed zone adjustments near Blumenort - 90 down to 70 and 70 down to 60 between Clearspring road and highway 311.

    Various road segment and speed zone adjustments in Melbourne and Mooroolbark Australia.

    The specifics of these changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map update for Rural Manitoba and new map for Oshawa, Ontario published!

    November 23, 2011
    by PERSENTECH

    The Rural Manitoba coverage map includes speed zone changes along Highway 59 from Path 101 to Iles des chiens, on Highway 311 through Niverville, near Bothwell MB., and through Blumenort MB.

    A new speed map of Oshawa Ontario has been published. In addition, school zones, playgrounds and crosswalk alerts are included. There are no red light cameras in Oshawa.

    The specifics of these changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map updates for Winnipeg MB., Rural Manitoba, and Ottawa, Toronto, Markham, Missisauga, and Oakville ON. now available!

    October 18, 2011
    by PERSENTECH

    The Winnipeg coverage map includes the removal of a crosswalk, widening of Waverly Blvd., and the inclusion of an approximation of the Chief Peguis road extension between Main Street and Lagimodiere Blvd.

    The Rural Manitoba map includes speed zone changes and the addition of school zones and playgrounds within Steinbach, MB.

    The Ottawa map includes numerous changes in the West end of the region including speed zone changes, school zones, playgrounds, crosswalks, and deer crossings.

    The Toronto, Markham, Mississauga, and Oakville map changes include adjustments to Hwy 401, speed zone changes, and the addition of school zones and playgrounds.

    The specifics of these changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map updates for Winnipeg, Rural Manitoba and Grand Forks, ND. now available!

    August 2, 2011
    by PERSENTECH

    The Winnipeg coverage map includes speed zone changes along Waverly and Highway 75 and the addition of a crosswalk on Henderson Highway.

    The Rural Manitoba map includes a speed zone change along Highway 75 and adjustments to the map coverage edges.

    The Grand Forks MN./ND. coverage map includes a speed zone change on Washington Ave. and adjustments to the map coverage edges. The detailed map changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Map updates for Toronto, Scarborough, and Mississauga ON. now available!

    May 24, 2011
    by PERSENTECH

    The Toronto map includes various speed zone changes to 40 kph, the addition of crosswalks and school zones in downtown Toronto, and speed adjustments along highway 401.

    The Scarborough map changes include speed zone adjustments along Markham Road N from Highgway 401 to Steeles Ave.

    The Mississauga map changes include the addition of Red Light Cameras in Etobicoke and speed zone changes along highway 427, and 409. Detailed map changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    Issue With "View Map" on BlackBerry OS 6

    May 24, 2011
    by PERSENTECH

    BlackBerries running OS6, such as the Torch, will not be able to "View maps" in their trip reports.

    We are aware of an issue with the OS6 version of BlackBerry Maps that prevents the OttoMobile application from displaying trips. The function has been disabled for all OS6 devices.

    We are working on a fix for this issue.

    BlackBerry devices running older OS versions (v.4.5 and up) are not affected.


    Map updates for GVRD, Winnipeg, and Brandon MB. now available!

    April 4, 2011
    by PERSENTECH

    The Winnipeg coverage map includes the modification of a number of roads and speed limits and crosswalks, including the removal of the crosswalk on Osborne at Wardlaw Ave., which has been replaced by traffic signals.

    The Brandon map includes crosswalk and school zone adjustments along 18th Street N.

    The Greater Vancouver Regional District coverage map includs many road and speed zone adjustments as well as the addition of numerous new RLC controlled intersections, totaling 121. Detailed map changes can be referenced at www.myottomate.com using an Internet Explorer web browser application.


    BlackBerry version 2.5 released

    February 23, 2011
    by PERSENTECH

    This version introduces a new feature that stops a trip and turns off the GPS function when the device has been idle for more than 10 minutes, which helps reduce battery usage on the GPS function if the trip has stopped.


    Coverage Map update for Edmonton AB.

    February 15, 2011
    by PERSENTECH

    The Edmonton coverage map includes road adjustments and a RLC intersection at Wayne Gretzky Dr (NB) at 118 Ave.


    Coverage Map updates for Mississauga, ON., Montreal QC., and Edmonton AB.

    February 4, 2011
    by PERSENTECH

    Coverage map updates with speed zone changes, addition of RLC intersections and other alert notification additions and adjustments.

    The Mississauga coverage area includes several speed zone changes and the addition of 11 RLC intersections.

    The Montreal coverage map includes the addition of crosswalk alerts and four RLC intersections.

    The Edmonton coverage map includes speed zone changes and road adjustments resulting from expansion.


    OttoMobile for BlackBerry 2.3 released

    Thursday Dec 30 2010
    by PERSENTECH

    OttoMobile for BlackBerry, version 2.3, is now available at BlackBerry App World.

    This version addresses issues with Metric to Imperial conversions, as well as some cosmetic issues.

    The upgrade is free to all existing OttoMobile for BlackBerry users.


    OttoMobile for iPhone 1.3 released

    Wednesday Dec 22 2010
    by PERSENTECH

    OttoMobile for iPhone version 1.3 is now available through the iTunes App Store, in both Pro and Lite versions!

    The new release includes compatibility changes for iOS 4.2, including fixing a Heartbeat pulse timestamp issue, and improved refreshing of the map list, as well as map updates and new coverage map information.


    San Jose and Palo Alto maps now available

    Friday Dec 03 2010
    by PERSENTECH

    We have now released a new map for San Jose, California, as well as having expanded our Palo Alto map.

    The Palo Alto coverage map includes parts of the Menlo Park, Sunnyvale, and Mountain View jurisdictions. Updates include speed limit adjustments, and the additions of playgrounds, school zones, and crosswalks.

    The San Jose map includes parts of the Campbell, Alamitos, Alum Rock, River Oaks, and Berryessa Creek areas. The map includes speed limits, playgrounds, school zones, crosswalks, deer crossings, rat box intersections (red light cameras), and hazardous intersections.

    A one-year subscription to the San Jose map sells for $2.99, while the Palo Alto subscription is $1.99. All subscriptions include one year of updates.