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LiveViewGPS Collaborates with ng Connect on Connected Tablet

<p class='bwalignc'> <span class='bwuline'><b>Live Trac G5 Series Vehicle Trackers Also Featured in ng Connect Showcase at 2013 CES Alcatel-Lucent Booth #31412</b></span> </p> <p> </p>

Tuesday, January 08, 2013

LiveViewGPS Collaborates with ng Connect on Connected Tablet08:00 EST Tuesday, January 08, 2013 LAS VEGAS (Business Wire) -- LiveViewGPS, the GPS tracking experts for business, government and individuals, today announced that its Live Trac G5 and G5 Pro Vehicle Trackers will be part of the ng Connect Program's CES exhibit, which offers a venue for showcasing the company's Android-compatible GPS app. New connected user experiences will be unveiled at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show, January 8-11, in Las Vegas in the Alcatel-Lucent Booth #31412. The ng Connect Program, founded by Alcatel-Lucent (EURONEXT and NYSE: ALU), is a multi-industry ecosystem dedicated to the creation of the new generation connected user experience. ng Connect is comprised of more than 190 contributing and associate member companies including leading network, consumer electronics, application and content providers. Twelve proof of concept demos will be featured this year in the Alcatel-Lucent booth. As part of the ng Connect program, LiveViewGPS has enabled its Live Trac Platform as an Internet-based GPS vehicle tracking system accessible from Android® devices or any web-enabled computer or mobile device. As easy to operate as a cell phone, it permits real-time tracking with one-, five- or 10-second updates without requiring any additional software. Its features and reports are ideal for fleet operators who find it is ideal for their specialized requirements. The hardwired Live Trac G-5 Vehicle Tracker is one of the industry's most reliable vehicle tracking solutions. Its small form factor is ideal for covert installation and it features two-day internal battery back-up. The Live Trac G-5 Pro Vehicle Tracker is bigger, with a larger 10-day battery back-up. Additional features include panic button capability and the ability to disable a vehicle's starter and lock/unlock a vehicle's door. About The ng Connect Program The ng Connect Program is dedicated to the creation of the new generation connected user experience. With its dynamic multi-industry membership, Alcatel-Lucent's Gravity Centers and Global Customer Innovation Program, the organization drives relevance and new business models through innovation. Founded by Alcatel-Lucent, ng Connect is comprised of more than 190 members including leading network, consumer electronics, application and content providers. For a full list of members please visit: http://www.ngconnect.org/members/index.htm; for more information on the ng Connect Program, visit: www.ngconnect.org. About LiveViewGPS Located in Southern California, LiveViewGPS is a location-based service (LBS) company that provides wireless location products and services for Fortune 100 companies; small businesses; federal, state and local government agencies; law enforcement and family safety. Its GPS tracking devices include vehicle and fleet-tracking systems, asset trackers, trailer tracking systems, surveillance monitoring tools, people tracking devices and GPS asset protection equipment. Products are backed by knowledgeable sales and technical representatives to ensure users purchase the right systems that will work flawlessly. For more information, for a free demo or to place an order, visit www.liveviewGPS.com or telephone 888-544-0494. LiveViewGPS Contact:Daly-Swartz Public RelationsJeffrey Swartz, 949-470-0075jeffreyswartz@dsprel.comorAlcatel-Lucent Press Contact:Denise Panyik-Dale, 908-582-4897denise.panyik-dale@alcatel-lucent.com