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  • Nokia FourSquare gift machine hints at a freebie geo-location future
    Phones

    Nokia FourSquare gift machine hints at a freebie geo-location future

    By 22 September 2011

    Up in Glasgow, at the city's Social Media Week, Nokia is getting busy giving away free gifts. Nothing unusual there, big companies are always handing out goodies at trade shows and events to promote their brand. The giving is normally done by promo-girls...

  • Magellan eXplorist range find their way to the UK
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    Magellan eXplorist range find their way to the UK

    By 12 May 2011

    Magellan hasn’t been seen in the UK for a couple of years and now mark their return with the launch of four new handheld GPS devices for outdoor activities. Pitched at those engaging in outdoor endeavours, all the models in the eXplorist range are waterproof...

  • Best Windows Phone 7 location apps
    Apps

    Best Windows Phone 7 location apps

    By 30 November 2010

    Location and navigation have become one of the most fundamental fields for mobile phone apps. We want to know where we are and what's around us without having to pull some unwieldy paper map out of our pockets, and we want it done quick. Naturally, with...

  • Garmin rambles on with GPSMAP 62 navigator range
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    Garmin rambles on with GPSMAP 62 navigator range

    By 4 June 2010

    Garmin has just announced the launch of the GPSMAP 62 series of rugged handheld GPS devices. The news is sure to get all would-be adventurers hot under the collar, but somehow we can't see the more hardcore walkers/ramblers giving up their OS maps just...

  • Garmin Oregon 550t GPS system  review
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    Garmin Oregon 550t GPS system review

    By 17 August 2009

    Looking at the Garmin 550t (t standing for topographical maps), you would be forgiven for thinking someone had handed you the previous version. It's so alike, that at first we thought that Garmin had just sent us the wrong unit. Why? Well it comes in...