Garmin-Asus to break partnership in early 2011
Asus has decided that it will not continue its partnership with Garmin, after it expires in January 2011, reported Digitimes. Asus will move on to concentrate on its own handset business, however, noting that the two companies are expected to continue cooperating on navigation software development.
This decision will provide more freedom for Garminand let it to distribute its navigation solutions to other handset vendors, the sources said. Garmin had previously worked with Sony Ericsson and LG Electronics.