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From Escort Radar

May 12, 2014

ESCORT Inc., the industry leader of radar detection technology, announced an iOS version update for the multi-award winning ESCORT Live™ real-time ticket protection network smartphone app.

West Chester, OH May 12, 2014 -- ESCORT Inc. (ESCORTinc.com), designer of the industry benchmark PASSPORT Max™ all-digital radar detector, announced the release of its V2.1.3 iOS update to the award-winning ESCORT Live™ app. With more than 7 million saves, ESCORT Live™, the social network for the road, delivers unmatched radar and laser ticket protection to smartphone app users while they drive.

“With more than 7 million saves, ESCORT Live™, the social network for the road, delivers unmatched radar and laser ticket protection to smartphone app users while they drive. ”

The ESCORT Live™ app essentially turns your smartphone into a radar detector by using real-time, cloud-based threat and information sharing among millions of app users in the network.

The ESCORT Live™ smartphone app technology includes ESCORT's industry-leading Defender® database of red light and speed-ticketing camera locations and speed traps as well as ESCORT's patented GPS features including posted speed limit information, over-speed limit alerts, live traffic for route optimization and more.

Now available (online via Apple smartphones in the Apple App Store), the new ESCORT Live™ V2.1.3 iOS Apple update features improved ESCORT Live™ app performance including enhancements for:

  • Improved map mode to re-center and display your current location (versus scrolling off of map).
  • ‘Speed Traps’ and other ‘Marked Location’ data points can now easily be deleted using the on-screen ‘Trash’ icon.
  • Added: ‘User Mode’ setting to match type used by the PASSPORT Max™ radar & laser detector.
  • Added: new option for the ‘Pilot Mode’ setting called ‘Scanning Bar’ used by the PASSPORT Max™ radar & laser detector.
  • Removed the ability to play iCloud (iTunes Match) music in the app.
  • Corrected app: at start-up in dashboard view, then change to map view, map displays geo location in the North Atlantic Ocean - at start-up app now displays your actual location.

Named 'best new product, SEMA', Popular Mechanics Editor's Choice and a Car and Driver Top Ten Most Promising New Technology, ESCORT Live™ continues to receive extensive national market exposure.

For more information about ESCORT Live™ and the new PASSPORT Max HD radar detector, visit ESCORTinc.com or call 800-964-3138.

About ESCORT Inc.
ESCORT Inc. is the designer and manufacturer of the world's most awarded radar and laser detectors, the patented ESCORT Live™ real-time ticket protection network, PASSPORT® Max™ HD radar detector and other Drive Smarter products. ESCORT holds more than 85% of all active category patents and manufactures products under the ESCORT, PASSPORT, REDLINE, SOLO, BELTRONICS and Pro Series brands.