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Eight features that a 5-star GPS navigator should have

There was a time when all that a GPS device needed to do was get you from point A to point B -- preferably alive and in one piece. Over time, we began to expect so much more. We wanted hands-free calling, syncing of contacts, large databases of local destinations, and traffic data. The bar for what …

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GPS watches reviewed

Low- to mid-range running watches<p>Garmin Forerunner 10, £99<p>buy.garmin.com<p><b>Pros:</b> Good price, simple watch with good basic functionality. Ideal …

Runtastic GPS Watch And Fitness Monitor Hardware Launches In The US

Earlier today Runtastic revealed that their fitness application has been downloaded over 30 million times, with 25 million of those being downloaded …

Japan warns solar flares could harm GPS, satellites, power lines

A Japanese government institute has warned that satellite transmissions, GPS readings, and power lines could be affected over the next two weeks if a recent spate of solar flares continues.<p>Four large solar flares have been detected over the last few days, including one on Tuesday that was the …

Lencería integrada con GPS

Publicado Por Emilio Garcia en May 24, 2013 En Actualidad<p>En ocasiones, la tecnología se une al avance y a grandes causas, como es este nuevo gadget …

Big earthquakes create global-scale GPS errors

<i>By Becky Oskin, LiveScience</i><p>Thirteen years of supersized earthquakes, such as Friday's magnitude-8.3 in Russia, have contaminated GPS sites around the world, a new study finds.<p>The Global Positioning System is a network of satellites and ground stations that provide location information anywhere on …

Cyclemeter GPS Cycling App Review

The Cyclemeter GPS bicycling app for iPhone takes a different approach to mapping, training, and data-logging. Rather than depending on a separate …

GPS Moves Indoors | About Verizon

Now an integral part of everyday life, GPS makes it easy for users to pinpoint an exact location. This technology has a myriad of applications today, from street navigation to keeping track of your family or family pets. Although three-quarters of smartphone owners are using location-based services …

Polar Rc3 Gps Tour De France

To celebrate the 100th edition of the Tour de France, Polar have released the RC3, an all-in-one GPS heart rate monitor. The limited edition RC3 GPS …

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Magellan SmartGPS – A Game-Changing New GPS Designed With Smartphones in Mind!

- May 3, 2013<p>While many folks use their smartphones as an in-car GPS, I’ve long preferred to use a dedicated TomTom-like GPS device, leaving my …

Droid vs. iPhone: Smartphone GPS Shootout

Getting lost ain't what it used to be. With most smartphones now<p>sporting built-in GPS, we're running out of excuses for showing up late. And we wanted to find out which smartphone navigation application will get you to your destination fastest.<p>For this contest, we grabbed two of the most capable …

8 Best iPhone GPS Navigation Apps

GPS navigation apps are among the most popular apps for the iPhone. They are economical, and they provide terrific mapping, search, and turn-by-turn …

Outlook, Office, Skype, Bing, Breaking News, and Latest Videos

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Can GPS Makers Find Their Way?

These are challenging times for the companies that make automotive GPS systems. They refer to them as PND's or Personal Navigation Devices. My wife refers to them as annoying. Even though many of us have given up printing out directions in favor of plugging in addresses into a GPS, the standalone …

GPS maker says farewell to fickle customers

<b>THE CHALLENGE</b><p>In 2004, Brendon Cook and Patrick Rousseau started Blackline GPS, a Calgary provider of vehicle tracking and employee safety products.<p>Their original idea was to design and manufacture a series of consumer-based global positioning system (GPS) devices for cars, motorcycles and boats …