All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Garmin’

Garmin Targets The Wearables Market With Vivofit

One of the big themes of this year’s CES is going to be the true emergence of wearable computing. Sure, we saw a few smart watches and fitness trackers last year, but it’s expected to explode this year. The first one out of the gate this year is Garmin with a new fitness tracker. Garmin, a company that’s usually associated …

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Google Maps Street View Comes To iOS 6 (Thanks To Garmin)

As you may know, Apple’s iOS has dropped Google Maps, and users who have upgraded to iOS 6 have no Google Maps access from Apple or Google right now. A Google Maps app directly from Google is expected, but for the time being, users are going to either have to get used to Apple Maps (which have been the subject …

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Get Social With Your GPS

GPS giant Garmin is joining the social game with a newly announced partnership with uLocate, makers of WHERE and Buddy Beacon.

Buddy Beacon, a program that is already available on mobile phones such as the iPhone, lets users find exactly where their friends are at (given their approval).

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MapQuest, Google Maps Now Get Along With Garmin

Whether you use Google Maps or are sticking to traditional favorite MapQuest, Garmin’s got you covered.  The maker of navigation devices has struck deals that allow for "Send to Garmin" options from both websites.

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MSN Direct Featured on New Garmin GPS

Garmin announced at CES its new nüvi 780 GPS unit, which will integrate Microsoft’s MSN Direct service.

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