AirIQ Inc.
TSX : IQ

AirIQ Inc.

November 19, 2007 15:44 ET

AirIQ Advances Fleet Telematics Services With Microsoft Virtual Earth

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 19, 2007) - AirIQ Inc. (TSX:IQ), a leader in Wireless Location-Based Services, specializing in Telematics and Security, today announced that it has signed an Agreement with Microsoft Canada Co. to advance AirIQ's mapping capabilities with Microsoft® Virtual Earth™ mapping software. AirIQ also added advanced functionality, which enables clients to easily customize name locations and to utilize map refreshing capabilities.

"Microsoft Virtual Earth will help clients to view both streetmap and aerial views to identify the whereabouts of their vehicles," stated Anne Taylor, Vice President Commercial Fleets. "With these enhancements, our clients will be able to quickly determine relevant location information, ensuring fleet security, productivity and operational savings."

"Businesses want to offer customers a powerful map visualization experience, and the Virtual Earth platform helps make that experience possible," said Mark Relph, Vice President, Development and Platform, Microsoft Canada. "At Microsoft, we continue to work with technology companies like AirIQ to provide their customers with relevant information delivered in a way that's visually compelling and easy to find."

With ongoing investments in innovation driven by customer feedback, the Virtual Earth platform continues to offer new map detail and imagery, feature enhancements, and robust platform capabilities. The latest release includes expanded geospatial accuracy, new development tools, and enhanced infrastructure, empowering organizations like AirIQ to build user connections and visualize data.

Steve Willey, President and Chief Executive Officer of AirIQ, said "Selective and continuous advancement of our core services is paramount to our continued success. We believe that with the recent launch of our GREEN Services for Fleets, release of our new Advanced Graphical User Interface, and use of this new and powerful mapping facility, AirIQ's clients will recover return on investment more quickly than ever."

About AirIQ

AirIQ trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol IQ. A leader in Wireless Location Services, specializing in Telematics and Security, AirIQ is headquartered in Pickering, near Toronto, Canada, with an office in San Diego, California, U.S.A. The Company operates as a wireless Internet applications service provider specializing in location-based services. AirIQ's services are offered to three primary markets: Commercial Fleets; Consumer; and Marine Fleets. AirIQ gives vehicle and vessel owners the abilities to manage and protect their mobile assets. AirIQ's services include: vehicle locating, boundary notification, automated inventory, maintenance reminders, security alerts, vehicle disabling, unauthorized movement alerts and many more features. For additional information on AirIQ or its products and services, please visit the Company's website at www.airiq.com.

Forward-looking Statements

This news release contains forward-looking information based on management's best estimates and the current operating environment. These forward-looking statements are related to, but not limited to, AirIQ's operations, anticipated financial performance, business prospects and strategies. Forward-looking information typically contains words such as "anticipate", "believe", "expect", "plan" or similar words suggesting future outcomes. Such forward-looking statements are as of the date which such statement is made and are subject to a number of known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which could cause actual results or events to differ materially from future results expressed, anticipated or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, but are not limited to, changes in market and competition, technological and competitive developments and potential downturns in economic conditions generally. Therefore, actual outcomes and results may differ materially from those expressed in such forward-looking statements. Other than as may be required by law, AirIQ disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any such forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

About Microsoft Canada

Established in 1985, Microsoft Canada Co. is the Canadian subsidiary of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft Canada provides nationwide sales, marketing, consulting and local support services in both French and English. Headquartered in Mississauga, Microsoft Canada has 10 regional offices across the country dedicated to empowering people through great software - any time, any place and on any device. For more information on Microsoft Canada, please visit www.microsoft.ca.

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