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TomTom unveils dedicated Speed Cameras app to help drivers keep speed under control, free for 3 months

TomTom unveils dedicated Speed Cameras app to help drivers keep speed under control, free for 3 months

By 10 December 2014

TomTom has a new app aimed at helping drivers keep their speed under control by alerting them to speed cameras. The TomTom Speed Cameras app is purely for alerts so that drivers can avoid getting speeding tickets if they've accidentally slipped over the... >>

Garmin Nuvi Advanced Series is Foursquare-equipped in sizes up to 7 inches

Garmin Nuvi Advanced Series is Foursquare-equipped in sizes up to 7 inches

By 3 September 2014

Garmin has announced an updated satnav, now integrating Foursquare venues. The new Garmin Nuvi advanced series will come in 5, 6 and a whopping 7 inches, with the aim of guiding you not just along the roads, but all the way to your final destination.... >>

3D Dead Reckoning chip from u-blox will track you even without GPS or signal

3D Dead Reckoning chip from u-blox will track you even without GPS or signal

By 10 February 2014

A new chip technology has been developed by u-blox, called 3D Dead Reckoning (ADR), that can track you even when GPS and signal are lost. The chip is aimed at cars initially to help improve navigation. Using smart 3D algorithm tracking the chip is able... >>

Google Glass to be made road legal in the UK?

Google Glass to be made road legal in the UK?

By 8 January 2014

The UK Department for Transport (DfT) could be reconsidering its decision that the use of Google Glass while driving would be illegal.  The Sunday Times has reported that the transport department is in talks with Google to find a way to make the head-mounted... >>

Garmin updates satnavs: Nuvi 2798LMT gets rear camera, Essential Series updates, HUD+ offers new app

Garmin updates satnavs: Nuvi 2798LMT gets rear camera, Essential Series updates, HUD+ offers new app

By 6 January 2014

Garmin has updated its Nuvi line of satnav devices at CES 2014, taking things large. The Garmin Nuvi 2798LMT has a Wireless Backup Camera. The camera can be installed on the rear of your vehicle so that you can see behind you when reversing and avoid... >>

Schwinn CycleNav guides your ride with spoken directions and light signals

Schwinn CycleNav guides your ride with spoken directions and light signals

By 6 January 2014

Current options for cycling with navigation mean either buying a dedicated satnav, buying a mount for your phone, or listening to a route through headphones. Schwinn is a simple alternative that combines the best of all other options by using your phone's... >>

A week in reviews: 23 - 27 December

A week in reviews: 23 - 27 December

By 28 December 2013

This week has been more reserved in the Pocket-lint offices. We blame the port. And the mince pies. What with it being Christmas, we've taken the liberty of hanging up our boots for a couple of days this week and focused instead on eating, drinking and... >>

TomTom Go 6000 review
4 out of 5

TomTom Go 6000 review

By 24 December 2013

With more people slipping a smartphone into their pocket, and most now offering free turn-by-turn navigation, TomTom is having to evolve to keep customers interested in personal navigation devices. Is the big-screen TomTom Go 6000 the high-end answer?... >>

A week in reviews: June 24 - June 29

A week in reviews: June 24 - June 29

By 29 June 2013

Another diverse week in reviews, from things that diagnose your car, to things that help you go places in your car without getting lost. It's all here this week. We've also taken a look at Sony's latest compact camera, a follow up to the amazing Company... >>

TomTom Go 500
4.5 out of 5

TomTom Go 500

By 27 June 2013

With a totally new user interface and a re-thinking of exactly how it delivers connected services, the latest TomTom personal navigation devices feel like something of a rebirth. With all smartphones offering navigation in some form, many have been predicting... >>


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