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X-Plore.XGX GPS gloves to help skiers find their way

X-Plore.XGX GPS gloves to help skiers find their way

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Skiers looking to find there way down the mountain are being offered help via a new pair of gloves that just so happen to feature a built-in GPS receiver. The X-Plore.XGX is the world’s first glove with full GPS functionality, claim its makers, and... >>

VIDEO: Ski goggles get data HUD

VIDEO: Ski goggles get data HUD

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Planning a ski trip soon? You'll want to equip yourself with a pair of these Zeal Optics "Transcend" goggles, which have an inbuilt screen that can display all manner of useful information while you're tearing down the slopes. Controlled by three buttons... >>

Ski Report app busts snowfall exaggerations

Ski Report app busts snowfall exaggerations

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An iPhone application has been released that allows skiers and snowboarders to more accurately judge how much snow has fallen on their favourite resort. The software, provided by skireport.com, allows users to rate the snow themselves - cutting through... >>

Liquid Image Snow Camera Goggle unveiled

Liquid Image Snow Camera Goggle unveiled

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Liquid Image, the company behind the scuba diving masks that contain camcorders in them so you can record fish, has moved on to the next sport - snowboarding and skiing. The company has announced "the world's first snow goggle with an integrated digital... >>

Family Ski - Nintendo Wii
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Family Ski - Nintendo Wii

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So you've bought Wii Fit, got bored and now have a Balance Board tucked out the way under your television stand gathering dust. Nintendo hopes Family Ski will convince you to get exercising again. But will it? We jump on to find out. Expanding on one... >>

Solar light suit for the slopes

Solar light suit for the slopes

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If you want to amaze in Meribel or wow in Whistler, check out the Solar Light Suit. This futuristic ski ensemble is a collaboration between sports fashion house Bogner and Osram - one of the largest lighting manufacturers in the world. Two suits were... >>

Satski gives skiers interactive piste map

Satski gives skiers interactive piste map

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A British company is hoping to offer skiers and snowboarders a way of tracking not only where they are, but how fast they going on the slopes this season with the launch of a new GPS device. Called Satski, the "Satnav for the mountain" comes with a large... >>

Ktrax lets you ski your bike

Ktrax lets you ski your bike

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How's this for an all-terrain workout device? A bike that can be converted into skis. The Ktrax Rear-DriveKit is a universal attachment that replaces your rear wheel with a track drive system, so that you drive on previously “undriveable” surfaces,... >>