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  • No room for error
    No Room for Error
    With the school year well under way in the metro Atlanta area schools, the dreaded tests are or will soon become an everyday part of the campus life. While tests are meant to assess the progress of each child is academically, some aid in the...
  • Top 10 fish finders and navigation for 2014
    Top 10 fish finders and navigation for 2014
    Amazing details is what todays fish finders and navigation are all about. Just like your smart phone they have become like computers, they can find anything. You will be amazed at what your money can buy you.The top ten is what we are going over...
  • GPS Navigation
    Vehicle GPS data helps police link Bulger trial witness murder victim to killer
    Court documents released to the public by police Friday August 2nd revealed that the GPS navigation system inside the vehicle that dumped Stephen Rakes’ body may lead to the conviction of the killer. Rakes was a potential witness in the...
  • By graur razvan ionut, published on 14 January 2011
    Garmin Reroutes Smartphone Nav Display to Windshield
    What a way to get your head in the game, Garmin. Remember when a judge back in April ruled that using smartphone maps while driving was illegal? Well Garmin came out with an alternative that would allow smartphone map app users to use their...
  • One Million Apps
    Popular Navionics Smartphone app sales reach a million
    Technology once available only on board watercraft is now found in anglers and boaters pockets and people like it. Navionics, the leader in electronic charting and navigation data, recently announced that downloads of its popular mobile...
  • Beekeepers Prepare For Spring Pollination
    Spatial memory depends on healthy sleep every night
    Humans, and also many other animals, utilize sleep to consolidate spatial memories. Honeybees for instance use sleep to acquire and maintain navigation memory. If sleep-deprived after a navigation task, RFID (radio frequency identification device)...
  • Garmin
    Garmin joins the S&P 500
    Garmin Ltd. (ticker symbol GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, joined the S&P 500 index today.“The S&P 500 index is widely recognized as a bellwether of the American equities market and we are honored to be listed among...
  • TomTom VIA 1605TM
    TomTom VIA 1605TM
    Trying to find a GPS that helps you navigate effortlessly through your without spinning you in circles on your commute, can at times be difficult. TomTom, which has long been in the business of keeping us on course, has come out with a right...
  • Magellan RoadMate RV9145-LM
    GPS review: Magellan's RoadMate RV9145-LM offers endless horizons to RV drivers
    Company Product Description ~ Magellan and Good Sam have teamed up to produce the all-new RoadMate RV9145-LM, an in-vehicle GPS that is specifically designed for RVers. This GPS Navigator is packed with features to help your road adventures come...
  • Suunto M-3G Global Compass
    Suunto's M-3G: a compass for everywhere
    With the advent of GPS navigation systems, smartphones, and personal locator beacons, the lowly magnetic compass may seem an antiquated piece of equipment. All the same, the ability to use a map and compass is still a vital part of keeping...
  • LightSquared Files for Bankruptcy
    Jacksonville Boaters: 1, LightSquared: 0
    Jacksonville residents were warned of some of the catastrophic results of GPS failures, especially during hurricane season, in an article dated August 25, 2011. Residents, boaters, anglers, and other members of the marine industry were urged to...
  • Magellan® RoadMate® 5175T-LM Traveler GPS
    Product review: The Magellan® RoadMate® 5175T-LM Traveler GPS
    Company Product Description ~ The Magellan® RoadMate® 5175T-LM Traveler GPS navigator helps you create and enjoy spontaneous adventures – whether you are on break between business meetings or looking for vacation attractions. With a...
  • GPS
    GPS Generation
    When I was a child, my mother would experience great angst over the art of direction. She has always been geographically challenged (at trait which, unfortunately, I inherited) and couldn't understand how people got places using sub-par...
  • Close quarters at the dock
    Becoming an expert boathandler Part 3 - using spring lines
    Spring rouses Richmond area boaters into getting their boats ready for the warmer weather on its way. But there is another kind of spring that boaters should be aware of – spring lines.A spring line is NOT a new rope you just bought in April...
  • Space Needle
    Seattle Weekend Events April 2 & 3, 2011
    April already, this year seems to be flying by us. Seattle has typical early spring weather in store this weekend. Periods of rain, sun, light wind and temperatures in the low 50's. Still some snowfall in the mountains and enough so that ski...