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Global Posting System: The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a satellite system (space-based) that provides geographical location and time information in all weather, anywhere on Earth where there is an unobstructed line of sight to four or more GPS satellites. It is maintained by the United States government and is freely accessible to anyone with a GPS receiver

Polar M400 GPS Watch Does Activity Tracking As Well

09/25/2014, It goes without saying that having an activity tracker that does not have the capability to figure out the current time is quite a waste – after all, how difficult is it to cram in a little bit of watch functionality into the mix? Well, the Polar...

Garmin 2014 nüvi Advanced Series Announced

09/04/2014, Garmin is an old hand when it comes to GPS navigation devices, and the company is not going to throw in the towel for its bread and butter business just yet, ensuring that their latest 5”, 6”, and 7” multi-touch glass displays will feature premium...

goTenna Will Let You Send Text Messages When There Is No Signal

07/18/2014, Don’t you just hate it when you are out and for some reason your phone just won’t let you send messages or make calls due to poor reception? This can be pretty dangerous especially if you’re in an unknown location, or if you’re hiking and you got...

U.S. Transportation Department Could Regulate Smartphone Navigation

06/16/2014, Word on the street has it that the U.S. Transportation Department could be looking at the possibility of introducing tougher regulatory control over mobile navigation systems in vehicles as well as on your smartphone or tablet. The U.S. Transportation...

DIY GPS Logging Dog Harness

06/05/2014, Keeping track of Fido can be quite a challenge, especially when you live on a large swathe of land that has no fences. Those who live in homes with a fenced yard or in an apartment would have a far easier time knowing where your favorite four legged...

WhistleGPS Dog Monitor Lets You Keep Tabs On Fido

05/26/2014, It goes without saying that dogs love to roam around, whether it is with their masters or on their own. They go wherever their nose leads them, and for certain breeds, they like to chase or hunt down rabbits, while others prefer to roll about in the grass...

Garmin Forerunner 15 GPS Running Watch

05/07/2014, The Garmin Forerunner 15 GPS Running Watch is a new kind of timepiece that will feature a heart rate monitor alongside the ability to track one’s daily activities, without having to break the bank, of course. This affordable GPS running watch will...

Lechal Smart Shoes Update

04/14/2014, We did talk about the Lechal smart shoes before, charting its beginnings all the way to its emergence in the first quarter of this year. Just to recap, each pair of the Lechal trainers will rely on Bluetooth connectivity in order to guide your way to your...

Toyota Sports Drive Logger Replays Circuit Runs At Home

04/08/2014, Toyota has decided to blur the lines between virtual and real-life car racing, thanks to a brand new accessory for its 86 (which is also called the GT86 and Scion FR-S in select markets) sports car. With the new Sports Drive Logger, drivers are able to...

TomTom Runner Cardio GPS Sport Watch Announced

04/02/2014, TomTom has evolved over the years to remain relevant, as churning out dedicated GPS navigation devices alone is not going to cut the mustard. Hence, their foray into the fitness device market has reaped dividends, and they intend to pursue this course of...

Magellan SmartGPS 5390 Announced

03/27/2014, Magellan has just announced their SmartGPS 5390 cloud connected navigation device, which so happens to be an interesting GPS navigation device that will not only help you find your way to your destination, but it will also integrate social, local and...

HereO Watch Helps Parents Keep Tabs On Their Kids

03/06/2014, Kids are a bundle of energy, joy, and at times, frustration – especially when you are already running late for a particular event, and they are frolicking all over the house – with some of them even indulging in a little bit of hide and seek...

GPS Tracking Shoes Offer Alzheimer’s Patients Added Safety

03/06/2014, Earlier this morning, we did take a closer look at the Le Chal smartshoes which will help the blind or visually impaired get around without additional or external help, but this time around, a new pair of shoes that will also rely on GPS technology which...

Apple Maps Send iPhone Owners To Grandma’s House

02/27/2014, Apple Maps has not exactly been the most accurate way to get around somewhere which you are not familiar with, as a grandmother in rural Pennsylvania can attest to. In fact, for the past one and a half years, Apple Maps has been sending skiers who rely on...