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Skully Helmets P1 Heads up Display Gives You Eyes in the Back of Your Head

Skully Helmets P1 Heads up Display Gives You Eyes in the Back of Your Head

A company called Skully Helmets has unveiled a new and very cool helmet called the Skully P1. This helmet is notable because it has an integrated rearview camera that shows what’s behind the rider on a…

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3D Indoor Navigation Tech Provides Amazing Accuracy

3D Indoor Navigation Tech Provides Amazing Accuracy

As you probably already know, GPS technology is pretty much useless once you’re inside of a building, so companies are working on ways to provide directional and navigational information while indoors. One very promising technology has…

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Garmin Fenix GPS Watch for Geeking out in the Great Outdoors

Garmin Fenix GPS Watch for Geeking out in the Great Outdoors

The latest Garmin watch takes GPS to the next level thanks to its features and connectivity. You can use it in the wilderness or the urban jungle since it includes a variety of advanced GPS functions,…

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Garmin GLO Improves Smartphone GPS Accuracy and Speed

Garmin GLO Improves Smartphone GPS Accuracy and Speed

I think we can be honest here; the GPS accuracy on most smartphones isn’t that great. Sure, it might be fine if you’re using the smartphone’s own GPS navigation application, but sometimes they’re not great –…

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Google’s World Wonders Project Uses Street View Tech

Google’s World Wonders Project Uses Street View Tech

There a lot of things I’ve always wanted to see around the world, but I’ll probably never get a chance to actually go to. Most of the stuff that I really want to see here are…

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Car Compass: Helps Dudes Find Their Cars

Car Compass: Helps Dudes Find Their Cars

So you park your car, go to the mall/watch a movie/eat at the restaurant, and have a generally good time. Then you go back to the parking lot and realize, with a sinking feeling, that you’ve…

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Google to Send Street View Tricycles Down Amazon and Rio Negro Rivers

Google to Send Street View Tricycles Down Amazon and Rio Negro Rivers

Something about the plan to send Google Street View tricycles down rivers in the Amazon jungle and along trails in the rainforests doesn’t sit right with me. Street View of my area covers one major highway.…

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Haptic Belts Allow Soldiers to Get Directions Without Looking at GPS Screens

Haptic Belts Allow Soldiers to Get Directions Without Looking at GPS Screens

All the movies I have seen where a group of soldiers need to travel quietly they always use hand signals to let everyone know what is going on. The thing that is bad about that is…

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Volkswagen Develops Auto-Pilot: Cruise Control Is So Yesterday

Volkswagen Develops Auto-Pilot: Cruise Control Is So Yesterday

Back when I was in finance, I used to spend long hours in my car driving around. I would have loved to have any kind of auto pilot, to take over when you get extremely tired.…

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Recon-Zeal Transcend Goggles Get Built-in Gps and Head-Mounted Display

Recon-Zeal Transcend Goggles Get Built-in Gps and Head-Mounted Display

Designed for skiers, snowmobilers, and snowboarders who actually want to know where they’re going, the new Transcend goggles from Recon Instruments and Zeal Optics look like they could be really cool if you plan on hitting…

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Google Offers Beta Walking Navigation Feature

Google Offers Beta Walking Navigation Feature

Those of you who live in more temperate areas of the world can’t really appreciate how hot it is in Texas. It’s so hot, it’s hawt, southerners drawl because it’s too hot for your tongue to…

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Can You Ever have Too Many Gps Units? Yes, You Most Certainly Can.

Can You Ever have Too Many Gps Units? Yes, You Most Certainly Can.

Crossroads is an interactive art installation that pokes fun at the whole idea of us blindly following directions given by our GPS navigation units. Artist Garvin Nolte mounted 25 GPS nav gadgets on his windshield and…

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Star Wars Voices on Tomtom Gps: You have Arrived at Your Death Star Nation

Star Wars Voices on Tomtom Gps: You have Arrived at Your Death Star Nation

If there’s one thing I really love about TomTom’s GPS navigators is the fact that you can download and replace the stock voices with different ones if you’re sick of the default. So you can imagine…

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Galaxy’S Thinnest Gps Unit Rendered Pretty Much Useless Thanks to Lack of Actual Gps Software

Galaxy’S Thinnest Gps Unit Rendered Pretty Much Useless Thanks to Lack of Actual Gps Software

The guys over at Chinavasion can always be relied on for bringing inexpensive and offbeat gadgetry from China to the rest of the world. The latest addition to their line of GPS devices claims to be…

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Ace the Robot Does What Male Drivers Won’T: Ask for Directions

Ace the Robot Does What Male Drivers Won’T: Ask for Directions

Martin Buss and his team at the Technical University of Munich created a robot that relies on help from humans to get to its destination. The robot is called Autonomous City Explorer or ACE, and while…

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Next iPhone to have Built-in Magnetometer: Yay for Miners and Geologists. Yay.

Next iPhone to have Built-in Magnetometer: Yay for Miners and Geologists. Yay.

The folks at The Boy Genius Report have a couple of screens from an iPhone debugging menu, and their Apple insider is telling them that the evidence points to a built-in magnetometer for the next hardware…

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