GPS Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26

GPS Product Reviews
Product reviews of consumer GPS in the categories of automotive, outdoor/recreation handhelds, fitness, boating, and aviation.

Apps for Smartphones and iPads
Reviews of location-aware smartphone and iPad apps.

GPS Accessories and Related Products
GPS Accessories and Related Products - Get More From Your GPS

Product Reviews - Sports and Fitness GPS
GPS devices made for running, cycling, triathlon, and other sports provide you with a wealth of data you can monitor in real time, and upload to a training log for detailed analysis.

Best Hiking GPS Apps 2015 - Read Our Reviews Here
The best hiking GPS apps provide great navigation, mapping, tracking and sharing capabilities. Read on here to see which app best meets your needs.

Friend Locator Apps: Glympse vs. Find My Friends - Review
We compare two top friend & family locator apps: Glympse, and Apple's Find My Friends. Read all of the details here.

Columbia GPS Pal IPhone App Review
We field test and review the Columbia GPS Pal iPhone app. You can track, store, and share route, distance, time and map. Read more here.

HD Video Action Cameras With GPS
Action cameras with GPS review capture your tracks and other stats while you shoot HD action video. Read here about the best action cameras with GPS.

Hole19 Free Golf GPS Rangefinder App Review
The Hole19 GPS golf rangefinder app provides hole overviews, accurate yardage, post-round stats and more. Read on for the full review.

Review: Maps 3D Pro App
An in-the-field review of the Maps 3D Pro app, which lets you create and preview detailed routes and store them for use offline. Read more here.

AllTrails App Review - Hike or Bike - Read More Here
AllTrails app review. An excellent way for hikers, mountain bikers and others to find, enjoy and share great trails. Read more here.

GPS Basics
Overview of GPS consumer products and what they can do for you.

Getting Started With In-car GPS for Beginners
You just got an in-car GPS navigator. Here are some tips for quick setup, safety, and getting the most from your GPS. Read more.

Introduce Children to the Geocaching Adventure Game
It's not easy to get children outdoors, but the geocaching adventure game combines technology and the excitement of a treasure hunt to motivate kids.

Garmin Connect Online Training - Review
We test and review Garmin's Connect, a free online training log, route planning, and goal-setting service. Read more about it here.

Garmin Approach G3 Golf GPS Review
On-course test and review of the Garmin Approach G3 handheld golf GPS device. Garmin G3 golf GPS. Read more here.

Cyclemeter GPS Cycling App Review
We review and road test the Cyclemeter GPS bicycling smartphone app for iPhone. Check out all of the details here.

Enabling Hands-Free Calling Via Bluetooth GPS
How to use a Bluetooth GPS to enable hands-free, speaker-assisted calling while in your car. Latest technology, Bluetooth GPS models, and how-to.

Garmin Fit GPS iPhone App Review
We road test, star-rate, and review the Garmin Fit GPS sports and fitness app for the iPhone, plus the ANT+ adaptor for heart rate monitor.

Garmin Montana 650t GPS Field Test, Star-rating, Review
We field-test, review, and star-rate the Garmin Montana 650t GPS. The Montana is designed to be used as a car, handheld, and marine GPS.

Garmin Edge 810 - How to Use Live Tracking
How to use the Garmin Connect Live Tracking feature that is available with the Garmin Edge 810 cycle computer.

Background and How To Advice on GPS Maps and Charts
GPS devices usually come with detailed maps in memory, but supplemental maps are often needed for specialized or regional needs. Here's more background on GPS maps and charts and how to use them.

Mobile Phone GPS - Product Reviews of GPS for Mobile Phones
Product reviews of GPS-driven mobile phone applicatons and mobile phone GPS

How to Use the Garmin Connect Course Creator Tool
How to use the free Garmin Connect Course Creator tool to map cycling and running routes online and then export them to your Garmin sports GPS device.

Bellroy Elements Phone Wallet Is Good for Outdoor Sports
Review and field test of the Bellroy Elements Phone Pocket i6. The Elements Phone Pocket has room for keys, cards, and cash in addition to the phone.

GPS Time to First Fix - TTFF Defined
Time to First Fix (TTFF) is the time and process a GPS device needs to acquire enough satellite signals and data to provide accurate navigation.

How to Update the Garmin Approach G5 Golf GPS Map
Easy step-by-step instructions for updating the Garmin Approach G5 golf GPS CourseView mapset and golf course database. Here's how to do it.

GPS: Smartphone vs. Dedicated Car (PND)
Advice on whether you should you go with a smartphone GPS for turn-by-turn car navigation, or a dedicated GPS (PND) such as a Garmin or TomTom.

Bad Elf GPS for IPad/ IPod - Review and Rating
We field test, star-rate and review the Bad Elf GPS accessory for Apple iPad and iPod. Read on for more about this GPS upgrade device.

Garmin Forerunner 10 GPS Sport Watch Review
Shopping for a sport watch? Consider the Garmin Forerunner 10 GPS. Read our review, road test and rating of the Garmin Forerunner 10 GPS here.

IPhone 4S Siri for GPS, Navigation, Location Services
The Siri app in the iPhone 4S includes many GPS, navigation and location-based features. Here's how to make the most of Siri's GPS and navigation.

Best GPS Devices for Hiking - Review
Here are the top handheld GPS devices for hiking and backpacking from Garmin, Magellan, DeLorme, and more.

Car GPS Navigation With the iPad Mini
We road test turn-by-turn, spoken-street-name GPS navigation apps used with an iPad Mini, and iOttie Easy Grip Universal Dash Mount Holder.

iPad With Retina Display and GPS Navigation and Maps
The new Apple iPad, with GPS and its retina display, is an excellent device for a range of navigation, and mapping duties and location-aware apps.

How to Use In-car GPS for Hands-free Mobile Phone Calling
Want to use your in-car GPS for hands-free mobile phone calling? Here's how to set up your GPS so you can make easy, hands-free calls from the car.

Find Your Location History in Google Maps or iPhone
How to use location history features to track and view your locations in Google Maps or Apple iPhone iOS. How to opt in or out.

Car GPS - Download GPS Voices, Icons, Gas Prices
Your car GPS can do more than just give directions. Learn how to install fun new vehicle icons and celebrity voices, or to find the best gas prices.

How to Buy an In-car GPS
Shopping for an in-car GPS navigator? Here's how to find the in-car GPS navigator that best meets your needs, and at the best price. Read more here.

Best Mobile GPS Device Options - Directory
We test, rate and review all of the latest GPS mobile devices and services. Find your best GPS mobile options here.

Selecting the Right GPS Screen Size
Automotive GPS devices come with screens varying from 3.5 inches (diagonal) all the way to 7 inches. Select the right GPS screen size for your needs.

The Best GPS Watches Reviewed
In-depth review of the top GPS sport watches for running, golfing, fitness, hiking and more.

Personal Computing Basics - Uses of GPS Technology
Four ways to use your personal computer with GPS technology. Your computer's GPS can map, plot routes and more. Learn about computer GPS here.

GPS Definition - Global Positioning System
Find out more about GPS - Global Positioning System. Here is a definition and a brief explanation of how GPS works.

The Best Map Apps for the iPad
The iPad is an ideal device for mapping applications. Here are the best iPad map apps, including travel, atlas, topo, entertainment and more.

How to Use Your Car GPS in Pedestrian Mode
You can probably use your car's portable GPS for directions while you're walking. Here's how to switch your car GPS into pedestrian or walking mode.

Legal Cell Phone Tracking - AT&T FamilyMap Review
Cell phone tracking is legal with a service such as AT&T's FamilyMap. We test, rate, and review FamilyMap.

Tracking and Other Cell Phone GPS Services
Cell phones across an increasingly wide price range come with built-in​ GPS chips. Here's an overview of cell phone GPS capabilities and services.

Reviews of Laptop GPS Hardware and Software
Review of GPS hardware and software used for turning your laptop computer into a GPS navigator.

How to Update Garmin Maps of All Types
How to get updates for your Garmin street, outdoor, and sports maps, and your Garmin nautical charts.

How to Get Coordinates from Google Maps
Information on where to see the coordinates, latitude and longitude, of a location using Google Maps.

What Is a GPS Almanac?
Global Positioning System receivers must have almanac and ephemeris data in memory in order to calculate position. GPS almanac explained.

GPS Coordinates - What They Are & How to Get Them
An explanation of GPS coordinates also provides further information on what coordinates may be used for and how to obtain them for any location.

How to Use Google Maps Cycling Directions
How to use Google Maps effectively when riding a bike. You are able to find the best routes before you go and modify your route to suit your needs.

The Best GPS Trackers on the Market
We review and compare features of the best GPS trackers for people, pets, and possessions.

Before You Rent a GPS With a Rental Car
Most major rental car companies offer GPS for an additional daily or weekly fee. Here's a comparison of products and services.

Best iPhone Golf GPS Rangefinder Apps
There are many iPhone golf GPS rangefinder apps. Our review narrows the field down to the best: Golfshot, ViewTI, GolfLink, AirVue, GolfLogix.

How Does a Wi-Fi Positioning System Work?
Wi-Fi Positioning System is a term pioneered by Skyhook Wireless to describe its Wi-Fi-based location system.

How to Replace a Garmin Heart Rate Strap Battery
How to replace a Garmin sports GPS device's heart rate strap battery. Troubleshooting Garmin heart rate battery.

How Assisted GPS Works in Cell Phones
Assisted GPS enhances the performance of standard GPS in devices connected to the cellular network.

Best Apps For America's Biggest Amusement Parks
An overview of the best apps for America's major amusement parks and studios, including wait times, maps, and prices. Find out more here.

Garmin New Products 2015
New from Garmin for 2015, including the Vivoactive smartwatch, Vivofit 2 fitness band, and Nuvi backup camera. Our complete reviews here.

Best IPhone and Smartphone Car Mounts
The latest and best car mounts for iPhones and smartphones may be mounted on the windshield, dash, or air vent. Read on for the reviews.

How to use a GPS for Vacation - Make the Most of Vacation With GPS
A GPS can help you make the most of your vacation time, whether you're planning a trip, or out on the road. Here's how.

Google My Tracks Test and Review
Google has unveiled the. GPS.

TomTom GO 2405 TM Review - Rating the TomTom GO 2404 TM
We road test, rate and review the TomTom GO 2405 TM car GPS and the larger-screen TomTom GO 2505. Includes full specs.

Best GPS - Readers Select Best GPS Devices and Apps
About.com's readers selected the best GPS devices and apps in six categories in the 2011 Readers' Choice Awards.

Buying Advice for All Categories of Consumer GPS
Buying advice and feature comparisons for all categories of consumer GPS devices.

Best Portable Solar Chargers
We review the best lightweight, rugged, portable, and powerful solar chargers for smartphones, GPS, and other devices.

iPhone GPS Navigation Apps - Top 10
We rate and review the top ten GPS navigation apps for iPhone. iPhone navigation apps can provide turn-by-turn directions for driving and for walking. See details and compare app features.

Handheld GPS Top Picks - News and Reviews of Handheld GPS
Handheld GPS devices put an incredible amount of navigation power in the palm of your hand. Here are our latest and greatest top picks.

Handheld GPS Product Reviews - Product Tests and Ratings of Handheld GPS Receivers
Find the best handheld GPS receiver for your needs. In-depth handheld GPS product reviews including detailed feature specifications and ratings.

Car GPS Reviews - Auto GPS Road Tests, Ratings, and Reviews
About.com Reviews and ratings for the latest car GPS navigators.

Reviews of Books and Publications Devoted to GPS Topics
Reviews of books and other publications devoted to GPS topics

Glossary of GPS Terms
Glossary of GPS Terms

GPS Traffic Services - Track and Avoid Traffic
GPS is being matched with traffic tracking services to provide powerful traffic avoidance and alternate route selection.

GPS Top Picks -- Editor's Best Buys
Top picks in the categories of automotive, outdoor and recreation handhelds, fitness, and marine GPS

In-car Portable GPS Top Picks
In-car Portable GPS Top Picks - Best In-car GPS

Laptop as GPS - Resource Links
Using a laptop computer as a GPS includes several advantages: a big screen, low cost, and precluding the need to carry a separate GPS device.

Mapping and Routing GPS Software -- Software for Your GPS
Mapping and routing software helps you make the most of your GPS.

Motorcycle GPS - GPS for Motorcyclists
It's just as important to know where you're going while you're on a motorcycle as when you are in a car. In fact, motorcyclists may have even more use for a GPS than the typical in-car GPS owner, because bikers are more likely to explore unfamiliar back roads and to look for good touring terrain.

New GPS Products - GPS Product News
The latest consumer GPS product introductions.

What's New and What's Hot in GPS Mobile Navigation
The GPS market is growing rapidly. Keep up with the latest and best offerings of the mobile navigation companies here.

Online and Mobile Services - Reviews of Supplemental GPS Services
Reviews of online and mobile services designed to supplement and enhance your use of GPS devices.

GPS Product and Services Trends
Trends that will shape consumer GPS products and services.

Fun and Free Activities and Services Including GPS Technology
GPS technology can add some fun to travel, outdoor recreation, sports, and boating. What's more, there are many free online services integrating GPS technology. Check them out here!

How to Use Your Personal Computer and Internet Services With Your GPS
Personal computers, desktop or laptop, are great companions to GPS devices. Download and chart your data, keep a travel or training log, geo-tag your photos, use online services, and more.

- By Category
An index of categories in the

What is the Definition of an SD Card?
An SD card provides quick upgrades and updates to GPS devices

Types of GPS - Car, Handheld, Sports & More
Types of GPS available for cars, outdoor recreation, sports and more.

Top 7 Digital Cameras With GPS
Cameras that include GPS tracking technology let you geotag your photos and more. Here are the top ten cameras and digital video cameras with built-in GPS.

Polar RS800CX Review - We Test and Rate the Polar RS800CX GPS
The Polar RS800CX sports watch is an advanced training aid that includes heart rate and GPS capability. Check out more features in this review. Page 2.

Polar RS800CX - Sports Watch Review
The Polar RS800CX sports watch is an advanced training aid that includes heart rate and GPS capability. Field test of the Polar RS800CX.

DeLorme PN-40 Review - Field Test of the DeLorme PN-40 Handheld GPS
The DeLorme PN-40 handheld GPS receiver features a fast, 32-channel chipset and lots of on-board memory. We field test and review the DeLorme PN-40.

DeLorme PN-40 Review - DeLorme PN-40 Specs
The DeLorme PN-40 handheld GPS receiver detailed review and specs - find out specific information about performance, requirements, and more. Page 2.

How Does GPS Technology Work?
The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a technical marvel made possible by a group of satellites in earth orbit that transmit precise signals, allowing GPS receivers to calculate and display accurate location, speed, and time information to the user.

Garmin Edge 800 GPS Bike Computer Review
We road test rate, and review the Garmin Edge 800 wireless GPS cyclecomputer. In-depth review and photo gallery for the Garmin Edge 800 GPS.

Garmin Edge 800 GPS Bike Computer Specs - Garmin Edge 800
Full specifications for the Garmin Edge 800 GPS cyclecomputer. Accompanies full Garmin Edge 800 road test, star rating, and review. Page 2.

Road Testing and Rating the VIA 1605
We road test, star-rate, and review the TomTom VIA 1605 TM car GPS, which includes lifetime map updates.

Garmin Nuvi 3790T GPS Road Test and Review
We road test, review, and rate the Garmin Nuvi 3790T car GPS. The super-slim, new-generation Garmin 3790T sets a new standard for car GPS.

Garmin Nuvi 3790T Review - Specifications
Garmin Nuvi 3790T review - full product specifications. Page 2.

Best iPhone accessories for travelers, from chargers to car mounts to wallets and more.
The iPhone 2013 holidays gift guide for travelers. See the latest and best iPhone travel accessories that make great gifts.

Bluetooth GPS - Three Recommended Bluetooth GPS Receivers
Simple, inexpensive Bluetooth GPS receivers can log data for camera geotagging, location data storage and tracking, laptop linkup and more. Here's more on Bluetooth GPS receivers.

Budget GPS Device Reviews and Recommendations
2009 - 2010 guide to the best car GPS on a budget. Reviews of the latest budget car GPS units, including Garmin, TomTom, Magellan, Mio, and more.

Alternative GPS Mounts for Your Car
A car windshield is not always the best place to mount an in-car portable GPS. These GPS mounts can place your GPS on a vent, in a cup holder, on a dash and more.

Five Best Fitness Apps for iPhone and Android
We sort through the many fitness apps for iPhone and Android, and review the five best apps for your consideration.

Garmin and TomTom GPS for Motorcycles
The Garmin Zumo and TomTom Rider are GPS navigators made specifically for motorcycle use. They include wireless devices that let you hear navigation instructions via a helmet speaker and mike.

Portable Solar Power From Goal Zero
The latest solar panels, such as the Goal Zero Nomad 7, plus a powerful battery pack charger, such as the Flip20, provide affordable portable power.

TomTom Bandit Action Camera Review
The TomTom Bandit action camera is a next-generation device including a quick shake-to-edit video app. Read on for the full review.

TomTom Bandit Action Camera App Hands-on Review
Hands-on review of the free companion app for the TomTom Bandit action camera.

TomTom XL 350 TM GPS Review and Road Test
We road test, rate, and review the TomTom XL 350 TM car GPS with included lifetime map and traffic updates. Star rating for the TomTom XL 350 TM GPS.

iPod Touch GPS: Using the Touch for Navigation and Maps
The latest version of Apple's iPod Touch doesn't come with a built-in GPS chip, but you can get GPS to work on a Touch, and do other mapping and navigation tasks. More on iPod Touch GPS.

Golf GPS Reviews
The latest generation of golf GPS devices give you quick and accurate guidance from anywhere on the course.

Review of the Free Polar Flow Online Training Service
Polar Flow is the free online training log and mapping service for Polar GPS fitness and training products. Read on for the full review.

Polar V800 GPS Sports Watch With Heart Rate Review
The Polar V800 is a highly competent, sturdily built multi-sport GPS watch. Read on for the full review and star rating.

How to Install and Use iPhone 'Find my iPhone' Feature
Step-by-step how-to on installing and using the Find my iPhone feature for Apple devices.

Reviews of Handheld, Sports and Fitness GPS Units
Whether you use a travel GPS or a fitness GPS, we have all the reviews, products, and trends to keep you up to date.

Map My Ride Review
The Map My Ride online service provides an easy way to plan, design, export, and share a road route. We review the service and all of its features.

How to Buy a GPS - Price and Feature Chart
How to shop for a car gps, and a detailed chart comparing GPS features. How to get the best prices and features.

On-course Test and Review of Golfshot for iPhone
We play, rate and review GolfShot GPS rangefinder for iPhone. This app includes nice scorecard features and graphics for your stats.

Bike Route Toaster Online Course Creator - Review
The Bike Route Toaster at Bikeroutetoaster.com lets you design courses that you can view in Google Maps or Google Earth, or export as standard GPS files.

Garmin's New Forerunner 225 Watch With Built-in Heart Rate
Garmin's Forerunner 225 running and fitness watch is good for training and for daily activity tracking.

GPS Trends - Interview with Club TomTom
About.com's Fred Zahradnik discusses the future of GPS technology with Club TomTom

MyDrive Enables Route Pre-Loading, Easy Sharing Among Devices
TomTom's MyDrive cloud service lets you sync a computer, smartphone, and in-car personal navigation device.

Some Favorite Location-Aware Apple Watch Apps
New favorite apps for the Apple Watch for travel, running, cycling, golf, weather and more.

Microsoft's Fitness Band ($199) Exceeds Expectations
The Microsoft Fitness Band exceeds expectations in the fitness band and GPS watch categories. Read on for the details.

Best Free GPS Turn-by-Turn Navigation Apps
Free GPS navigation apps provide complete functionality, including turn-by-turn directions and traffic avoidance. Read on for the full review.

Installing Alternate Voices in Your Car GPS
How to find and install alternate voices in your car GPS.

AT&T FamilyMap Service Provides Phone Location Tracking
Track phones within your billing account with AT&T FamilyMap

Garmin VIRB Action Cameras Include Location and Other Metrics
Garmin's VIRB action cameras include GPS, accelerometers, and other sensors to add location data and more to your HD video.

Location-Aware Apple Watch Apps
The Apple Watch makes good use of apps with location-aware features, including fitness & training, travel, and restaurant-finders.

Masters Golf Tournament App Review
Review of the free Masters Golf Tournament app, including real-time coverage, leaderboard, and course flyovers.

iPhone GPS: How It Works And How To Set It Up
How the iPhone's GPS and location technology works, and how to set it up properly for your needs and to protect your privacy.

Dry Bags for iPhones and Other Smartphones
Best dry bags for keeping your iPhone, Android, or other smartphone waterproof and safe from the elements.

Best iPhone & Smartphone Bike Mounts
Best bike mounts for iPhones and Smartphones, including ToPeak, Rokform, and Quad Lock. Take video and use apps while you ride.

New Wearable Fitness High Tech
Wearable fitness high tech, including the Bragi Dash, FitBit Surge, and the Fitlinxx AmpStrip.

Review: Slopes Ski App
The Slopes Ski app includes excellent 3D map, sharing, and live tracking features. Read on for the complete, star-rated review.

Best Apps For Getting Back in Shape and Losing Weight
These fitness and weight loss apps accurately track your activities and calories and keep you motivated.

The Latest Generation of Car GPS Navigators
The latest car GPS navigators from Garmin, TomTom, and Magellan provide powerful navigation assistance under challenging conditions.

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Garmin Approach G5 Golf GPS (Test and Review)
We play, review, and rate the Garmin Approach G5 golf GPS. Features of the Garmin Approach G5 golf GPS.

MapMyWalk Keeps Your Walking Fitness Program On Track
Review of the MapMyWalk fitness walking app. Covers all of the features including nutrition and calories. Star-rating and real use review.

Best iPad GPS, Navigation, and Travel Apps Review
We select and review the best iPad apps for GPS, navigation, and travel.

Use Google Earth to Show GPS Tracks
How to use Google Earth to show tracks and routes using GPS data.

Garmin Approach G5 Golf GPS Review - Testing and Rating the Garmin G5
Detailed specifications for the Garmin Approach G5 golf GPS. Page 2.

Garmin Edge Cyclecomputer FAQ: Uploading Bike Route Maps
Garmin's Edge family of cyclecomputers can help you with detailed route and course maps and even cue-sheet instructions and turn-by-turn directions, depending

iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 GPS
The iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 include Apple's location technology. Read on for more in iPad GPS and best travel and mapping apps.

Google maps directions - making the most of Google maps.
Google Maps directions - making the most of Google Maps, including tips & tricks and little-known features.

TomTom GO 500 ($249) Car GPS Review
Road test, star-rating and review of the TomTom GO 500 dedicated car GPS. We test-drive the GO 500 under a range of conditions.

Garmin Model Edge 810 Road Test and Review
We road test, rate, and review the Garmin Edge 810 GPS cyclecomputer with wireless heart rate and iPhone Bluetooth link.

Windshield Mounting of GPS Legalized in California
Over the weekend, California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed into law Senate Bill 1567, the GPS Windshield Safety Act, which permits the mounting of portable

iPhone 5 GPS and Turn-by-Turn Directions
The iPhone 5 is here, along with the iOS 6 operating system, a new map app, new maps, and free turn-by-turn directions. Read on for more on GPS and navigation with the iPhone 5.

Topographic Map - Definition, Uses, and Types
A topographic map shows elevation contour lines, in addition to detailed road, town, and physical characteristics of the landscape.

Garmin's Viago App
Garmin's Viago GPS navigation app for iPhone and Android packs a lot of functionality and advanced features into a budget price.

Garmin's eTrex Legend HCx Handheld GPS Review
We review the Garmin eTrex Legend HCx and list pros and cons and product features. Review includes ratings, photos and spec charts.

Garmin Forerunner 305 Runner's Watch Review
Product review of the Garmin Forerunner 305 sports and fitness GPS. The latest version of the 305 features a high-sensitivity receiver that works well near trees and buildings. Read on for more test information.

Definition of Bearing as Used in GPS Navigation
Bearing: the compass direction from your current position to your intended destination

SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger Review
We field test, rate, and review the latest SPOT Satellite GPS Messenger.

GPS and Location Features of Apple's New iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite
GPS and location features of Apple's new iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, including HealthKit and HomeKit.

Google Maps for iPhone App Review
We review, road test, and star-rate the Google Maps app for iPhone. Comparison with other maps and GPS navigation apps for the iPhone.

GPS Reviews: Smartphone, iPad, Car, Handheld & Fitness
We road test, field test, and work out with the latest GPS receivers and smartphone, iPhone apps and accessories to provide you with thorough, star-rated reviews.

How to Load Custom POIs Into a Garmin Car GPS
How to obtain, download, and install custom points-of-interest (POIs) into your Garmin car GPS.

Trilateration in GPS - Definition and Purpose
Global Positioning System (GPS) navigators use the mathematical technique of trilateration to determine user position, speed, and elevation.

Five Reasons Why You Are a Safer Driver With GPS
In-car GPS is a potential distraction, and

GPS Collars: How to Track Your Pets
The latest GPS collars for dogs and cats let you track your pet in real time, and set

Review - Field Testing and Rating Garmin Dakota 20 GPS
The do-it-all Garmin Dakota 20 is a mapping handheld GPS suitable for multiple sports, hiking, and geocaching. We field test, rate and review the Dakota 20.

Download Vehicle Icons for GPS from the Garmin Garage
How to download and install a variety of fun vehicle icons for Garmin GPS from the Garmin Garage

iPhone 6 GPS and the iOS 8 Operating System
All about the GPS, location, mapping, health, and care features that may appear in the iPhone 6 with iOS 8 operating system.

Garmin Forerunner 310XT Review - Sports Watch
We test, rate, and review the Garmin Forerunner 310XT running GPS computer.

Garmin StreetPilot iPhone App Review
We road test, review, and rate the Garmin StreetPilot iPhone GPS navigation app. Find out if the Garmin StreetPilot GPS iPhone app is right for you.

Indoor GPS Navigation Apps
It's getting easier than ever to navigation large indoor spaces with turn-by-turn directions, thanks to GPS apps.

Best Ski Apps
Ski apps: We rate and review the best apps for skiers. Apps include lift ticket deals, weather and snow reports, and more.

New location-aware technology from the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES).
GPS and location-aware device news from CES 2014.

Golf GPS Course Database Guide
Your one-stop resource for accessing course databases and listings for golf GPS. Which brands cover your favorite courses.

Lounge Buddy iPhone App Review
Review of the iPhone Lounge Buddy app, which helps you find airport lounges and clubs worldwide.

TomTom Rider Motorcycle GPS Review
We review, road-test, and star-rate the TomTom Rider GPS for motorcycles.

Backpacker Map Maker iPad Review - Topographic Maps
We field test and star-rate the Backpacker Map Maker app for iPad. Backpacker Map Maker provides an excellent way to access and manage topographic maps and to plan routes.

Apple Maps App GPS Navigation Review
We road test, star-rate, and review the turn-by-turn directions capabilities of Apple's iOS 6 Maps app for the iPhone 5 and other iPhones.

Google Maps App Version 2.0 Review
We review, road-test and star-rate the Google Maps app version 2.0 for iPhone and Android.

TomTom GPS Runner Sport Watch Review
We review, road test, and star-rate the TomTom Runner GPS sport watch.

JOOS Orange Portable Solar Smartphone Charger Review
We field test, review, and star-rate the JOOS Orange portable solar charger for smartphones, iPhones, iPads, cameras, and other electronics.

GPS Traffic Tracking and Avoidance Resources
GPS manufacturer and traffic service provider resources that can help you beat the traffic.

How to Make a Spoof-Proof GPS Guidance System
It is possible to make a spoof-proof GPS guidance system with existing technology. Here's how.

iPhone GPS - Road Trip, Navigation
How to make the most of the iPhone's GPS and navigation features on your next road trip.

Navigating With Smartphone and Car GPS
You can get a good turn-by-turn GPS navigation app for your iPhone, but pair your phone with a dedicated car GPS for the best directions.

Garmin Edge Touring and Touring Plus GPS Cyclecomputers
Garmin introduces the Edge Touring and Edge Touring Plus model GPS cyclecomputers, designed for the recreational bicycle tourist.

Golf GPS - Motorola MOTOACTV Golf Edition Watch
The Motorola MOTOACTV Golf Edition GPS sports watch lets you track distance-to-the-hole from anywhere on the course, and has scorekeeping and club stat-keeping.

Bicycle GPS - Computers and Apps
There are more options than ever for bicycle GPS. You may get the benefits of wireless GPS with a dedicated bicycle computer, or with a cycling app. Read on for the details and reviews.

Latest Trends in Golf GPS - Handheld and Smartphone
Golf GPS devices and smartphone apps offer the golfer more functionality, at a lower cost, than ever before. Which type of golf GPS is right for you? Read on for the latest on golf GPS.

Nikon GP-1 GPS Review - Field Test and Rating - Nikon GP-1 GPS
We field test, review and rate the Nikon GP-1 GPS accessory for Nikon digital SLRs.

Garmin Oregon Review - Field Test and Rating of the Garmin Oregon Handheld GPS
We field test, rate and review the Garmin Oregon line of handheld GPS receivers.

AT&T Navigator for iPhone Review - Road Test of Navigator for iPhone GPS
We rolled up hundreds of miles on the AT&T Navigator turn-by-turn GPS for iPhone for this in-depth review, rating, and feature comparison.

Trimble Outdoors GPS Mobile Phone Applications Review - GPS for Mobile Phones Product Test
Product review and field test of Trimble Outdoors suite of three GPS-driven mobile phone applications, including AllSport GPS, GeocacheNavigator, and GuideWorxGPS

Nextar 14-BC GPS Review - Road Test and Rating of the Nextar 14-BC GPS
We road test, rate and review the Nextar 14-BC car GPS with backup camera.

Garmin Nuvi 780 GPS Review - Road Test and Rating of the Garmin Nuvi 780 GPS
Garmin's Nuvi 780 in-car GPS includes Garmin's most advanced navigation features, plus MSN Direct providing news, stocks, movies, gas prices and more. We road test and rate the Nuvi 780.

Garmin Edge 605 Review - Road Test of the Garmin Edge 605 GPS Cycle Computer
Road test review of the Garmin Edge 605 GPS-enabled cycle computer.

GPS Traffic Tracking - How to Use GPS Traffic Avoidance
GPS technology combined with traffic tracking services provides a tool for traffic avoidance and alternate route selection.

Digital Video GPS - Testing the Sony HandyCam HDR-XR550V with Geotagging
Testing the Sony HandyCam HDR-XR550V with built-in GPS and geotagging and comparing it with iPhone and Android OS smartphone video geotagging.

Fitness GPS - Overview of GPS Devices for Sports & Fitness
GPS devices can help you get back in shape. Here's an overview of the fitness GPS market with links to full reviews.

Digifit Heart Rate Monitor for iPhone Review
Testing and rating the Digifit fitness apps and iPhone hardware, including a wireless heart rate monitor.

iPhone GPS - Map Features of top iPhone GPS Apps
Some iPhone GPS turn-by-turn navigtion apps store maps in the iPhone's memory, while other iPhone GPS apps download maps on the fly. Pros and cons of both types.

Garmin OpenCaching - Free Geocaching
All about Garmin's free OpenCaching site for geocachers, from beginner to expert.

Garmin Montana GPS - Garmin Montana Review
Hands-on with Garmin's new multi-purpose GPS. Full specifications.

SiRFstarIV Product Introduction
SiRFstarIV uses only five percent as much power as its competitive set, and increases sensitivity and accuracy

What GPS Can Do For You
GPS basics for on the road, on the trail, on the water, or in the air.

Handheld GPS Devices - Overview of Handheld GPS
Handheld GPS units have dramatically changed outdoors travel, replacing map and compass with moving digital maps, and precise location, elevation, topographic and other data.

Dell Mini 10 with GPS Review - Rating the Dell Mini 10 GPS
We review the Dell Inspiron Travel Mini 10 netbook computer with built-in GPS and WiFi location, and Dell's Wireless 700 Location Solution.

Smartphone Plus Car GPS Navigation
Which is better for navigation - a smartphone, or a dedicated car GPS? How about both!

GPS Systems - Navigation Satellite Systems Worldwide - GNSS
More about the GPS and global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) being developed around the world including those by China, Russia, Europe, Japan, and India.

California GPS Windshield Safety Act - SB 1567
California SB 1567, the GPS Windshield Safety Act, permits the mounting of portable GPS units in specific areas of vehicle windshields, but there's a catch.

Nokia's free turn-by-turn GPS navigation
More on Nokia's free Ovi maps turn-by-turn GPS smartphone navigation.

GPS Map and Chart Basics
Supplemental maps and charts can make vast amounts of additional information available to you.

Geotag - Glossary Definition of Geotag, Geotagging
Geotag, geotagging. GPS.

Geocaching - Fun Things to do With GPS - How to Geocache
Geocaching is an adventure game for GPS users. Here's how to get started.

Trimble Outdoors GPS Mobile Phone Applications Review - GPS for Mobile Phones Product Test
Product review and field test of Trimble Outdoors suite of three GPS-driven mobile phone applications, including AllSport GPS, GeocacheNavigator, and GuideWorxGPS. Page 2.

MotionX iPhone GPS App Review - Testing and Rating MotionX
We field test, review, and rate the MotionX iPhone GPS app by Fullpower.

MotionX GPS Drive Review - Road Test and Rating MotionX GPS Drive
Road test, review, and rating of MotionX GPS Drive navigation app for the iPhone.

Adidas miCoach Sports GPS App Review - miCoach Rating
We road test, rate, and review the Adidas miCoach GPS fitness and training app for the iPhone. The miCoach app provides personal training features in a free app.

Garmin Edge 605 Review - Road Test of the Garmin Edge 605 GPS Cycle Computer
Road test review of the Garmin Edge 605 GPS-enabled cycle computer. Page 2.

Garmin Forerunner 405 Review - Product Test of the Garmin Forerunner 405 Sports GPS
The Garmin Forerunner 405 is the top model in Garmin's sports and fitness GPS line for runners. We test the new-for-2008 Forerunner 405.

GPS Review - Garmin Edge 305 Cycle Computer
Review of the Garmin Edge 305 cycle computer.

Garmin Oregon Review - Field Test and Rating of the Garmin Oregon Handheld GPS
We field test, rate and review the Garmin Oregon line of handheld GPS receivers. Page 2.

Garmin Nuvi 780 GPS Review - Road Test and Rating of the Garmin Nuvi 780 GPS
Garmin's Nuvi 780 in-car GPS includes Garmin's most advanced navigation features, plus MSN Direct providing news, stocks, movies, gas prices and more. We road test and rate the Nuvi 780. Page 2.

Garmin Edge 500 Review - Garmin Edge 500 GPS
Image gallery for the Garmin Edge 500 sports GPS review. Unboxing, handlebar mount, and more. Page 4.

Garmin Edge 500 Review - Garmin Edge 500 GPS
Image gallery for the Garmin Edge 500 sports GPS review. Unboxing, handlebar mount, and more. Page 6.

Garmin nuvifone A50
Garmin nuvifone A50. GPS. Page 4.

Garmin nuvifone A50
Garmin nuvifone A50. GPS. Page 3.

Garmin nuvifone A50
Garmin nuvifone A50. GPS. Page 2.

Garmin Approach S1 GPS Golf Watch
Garmin Approach S1 GPS Golf Watch. Page 3.

Garmin Approach S1 GPS Golf Watch
Garmin Approach S1 GPS Golf Watch. Page 4.

Garmin Edge 500 Review - Garmin Edge 500 GPS
Image gallery for the Garmin Edge 500 sports GPS review. Unboxing, handlebar mount, and more. Page 3.

TomTom GO 920 GPS Review - Road Testing TomTom's High-tech 920 Model
If you're the type who's got to have the latest technology, consider the TomTom GO 920 if you're shopping for GPS.

Garmin Rino 530HCx Review - Field Test of the Garmin Rino 530HCx
The Garmin Rino 530 HCx combines two-way radio, color-map GPS, and the ability to locate others' positions into a tough and competent handheld GPS.

Parkbud GPS Parking App Review
We road test, review, and star-rate the Parkbud iPhone parking assistant app review. Parkbud helps you find your car, and shows parking locations.

Garmin Nuvi 5000 Review - Product Test of the Garmin Nuvi 5000 Car GPS
Road test and review of the Garmin Nuvi 5000 in-car portable GPS.

Garmin Approach S1 Golf GPS Watch Review
We course-test, star-rate, and review the Garmin Approach S1 golf GPS watch. Full specs and golfer review of the Garmin Approach S1 golf GPS.

What is GIS? - Geographic Information System Definition
A Geographic Information System, or GIS, integrates, data, hardware, software and GPS to assist in the analysis and display of geographically referenced information.

KML File - Keyhole Markup Language
KML File - Keyhole Markup Language definition and uses in digital mapping.

Garmin GPSMAP 696 Aviation GPS - Review of the Garmin 696
We fly with the Garmin GPSMAP 696 and rate and review Garmin's top-of-the-line portable aviation GPS.

TomTom Fuel Prices - Find Cheaper Gas by GPS
TomTom Fuel Prices helps you find the lowest gas prices by identifying and ranking prices in your region. TomTom's car GPS features provide you with turn-by-turn driving directions to the gas station.

GPS Reviews - GPS Review and How-to for Car, Handheld, and Sports and Fitness GPS Advice and Tips
GPS, Global Positioning Systems, car GPS, navigation, mapping, directions, traffic, waypoints, latitude, longitude, Garmin, TomTom, Magellan, Trimble

Heading - the Term Heading as Used in GPS Navigation
Heading is the direction in which you are currently moving.

Definition GPS Basemap
Definition, and information about basemaps included with GPS navigators.

Bluetooth Definition
Defintion of Bluetooth and how Bluetooth works with GPS

Capacitive Touchscreen Definition - How a Capacitive Touchscreen Works
A capacitive touchscreen uses a finger's disruption of the electrostatic field to control devices such as the Apple iPod and iPhone.

Coordinates - Definition of Coordinates as Used in GPS Navigation
Definition of coordinates as used in GPS navigation.

Fake GPS - What is Fake GPS?
As more mobile devices add location-based services, more ways of deteriming users' locations are being introduced.

Definition - Location-based Service
Definition of location-based service and examples.

Text-to-Speech GPS - Definition and Use of Text-to-Speech GPS
Definition and use of text-to-speech in GPS devices.

Geofence Definition
A geofence is a virtual boundary around a geographical space.

Waypoint Defined - Purpose of Waypoints
A waypoint is a reference point, or set of coordinates that precisely identify a location.

GPS Accessory Gift Guide - Affordable Gifts for GPS Owners
There are a range of affordable accessories for GPS owners. Here's a list of terrific GPS accessory gifts, including travel cases, chargers, and more.

Garmin nuvifone A50
Garmin nuvifone A50

GPS in Mobile Phones Photography and Online Services
GPS capability is finding its way into mobile phones and other portable electronic devices. Online services help you make the most of GPS capability.