Category: GPS Gadgets

MOTOACTV Golf Edition

Sometimes you read a title of one of these gadget articles and you still have no idea what the gadget actually is or does. This is one of those times so let me dispel some of the mystery for you.

The MOTOACTV Golf Edition is a GPS golf tracker that also acts as a virtual caddy. No word yet on whether it can be expected to go and find a lost ball for you, but hey, ..

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MOTOACTV Golf Edition

| April 2, 2012 |

Seiko Astron, GPS Automatic Timezone Watch

If your work requires you to travel frequently across time-zones, and you have not set your smartphone clock to adjust itself based on the local signals it receives, you know how annoying it can get when you need to figure out how much time you have before your next flight.

I know for instance that in some airports, some terminals are spiffily maintained, while others are not. So even if there are clocks inside the terminal, ..

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Seiko Astron, GPS Automatic Timezone Watch

| March 13, 2012 |

GPS Swimmers Tracker, The FINIS GPS Hydro Tracker

Finis, a California-based aquatic sports company has developed a product called the hydro tracker that uses GPS technology to record where the wearer has been and also to capture performance data.

This device is meant for people who swim in seas and oceans and do not have the advantage of knowing how far they’ve swum because there are no lane markers or clearly-defined lap lengths.

Priced at $130 (£87), you can purchase the hydro tracker from the ..

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GPS Swimmers Tracker, The FINIS GPS Hydro Tracker

| March 1, 2012 |

Geodog GPS Dog Collar

If you’re a dog-lover and have raised your pet from when it was a month-old puppy, you probably know the bond that forms between the two. You also know that before they fully develop their sense of smell and bearing around the neighbourhood, puppies are vulnerable to getting lost. In the process, they can leave you with mega heartache.

If you’ve been thinking about a GPS dog collar, Geodog has just beaten you to the market ..

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Geodog GPS Dog Collar

| January 17, 2012 |

Windscreen Navigation, 3D Head-Up Display

If I describe the True 3D Head Up Display as “an augmented reality navigational display engine designed to provide non-distracting, translucent location guidance”, your eyes will likely glaze over.

Worse, you may stop reading this piece. I don’t want either of those reactions, dear reader. So let me see if I can explain it without jargon.

The True 3D system, developed by Making Virtual Solid, a California-based company, is essentially a vehicle navigation system. How it differs ..

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Windscreen Navigation, 3D Head-Up Display

| October 31, 2011 | Comments

Amber Alert GPS, Know Where your Kids Are

Remember the good old days when, as children, we played in the parks near our homes? Our only worries then were perhaps were our own sporting skills, physical endurance and maybe the neighbourhood bully. Sadly, life for our children has become a lot more complex and a lot less safe.

If you’re a parent who is worried about your child’s safety, consider buying the Amber Alert GPS V3 child tracking device, which, in partnership with AT&T, ..

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Amber Alert GPS, Know Where your Kids Are

| October 19, 2011 | Comments

TomTom GO Live Top Gear Edition

Oh yes, can’t you just hear the dulcet tones of Jeremy Clarkson ringing around you? Well, love him or hate him and his fellow presenters on the famously successful BBC Top Gear programme, fans are definitely going to speed down to Halfords to buy this nifty TomTom GO Live Top Gear Edition sat nav.

In this special satellite navigation gizmo that’s been developed and released by the well known TomTom chaps it will guide any driver ..

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TomTom GO Live Top Gear Edition

| October 11, 2011 | Comments