Thinkware launches F200 dashcam

THINKWARE has announced its latest dashcam, the F200. The new two-channel (2CH) F200 records in Full HD 1080p with Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) and offers 720p HD at the rear. Thinkware claims its high-quality image capability offers drivers excellent coverage at the front and rear of their vehicle, while minimizing blind spots thanks to the 140° wide…

TomTom extends GO range with GO 51 and GO 61 – with lifetime speed cameras

The new TomTom models feature lifetime world maps and lifetime speed cameras TomTom has expanded its range of TomTom GO navigation devices with the introduction of the 5inch TomTom GO 51 and the 6inch TomTom GO 61. Priced at £139 and £159 respectively, the new sat navs boast Lifetime World Maps and Lifetime Speed Cameras.…

DARPA is working on a more robust alternative to GPS

DARPA, the section of the US military dedicated to reverse engineering alien technology research and development is working on a potential replacement for GPS - which it deems unreliable. According to PC World, the US military is worried that GPS could easily be knocked out by an adversary - or unreliable in a number of…

Europe launches two navigation satellites into the wrong place

Embarrassing news for European scientists as it has emerged that two satellites that form part of Europe's new "Galileo" navigation system have been put in the wrong place. Whoops. According to Sky News the satellites were launched on Friday - with the plan being to join the network of other satellites that will eventually create…

5 Clever Location Apps

Nearly every phone has GPS – but are you using yours to the full? Here's our pick of five clever apps that use GPS is an interesting way….

Mio Cyclo 100 series are fitness tracking "bicycle computers"

Looking to cash in on the UK's cycling buzz following our impressive Olympic velodrome gold medal tally, MiTAC Europe are expanding their Mio Cyclo "bicycle computer" fitness tracking range, introducing the Mio Cyclo 100 series. Kicking off with the Mio…

IFA 2012: TomTom sat-nav app headed to Android this October

TomTom have used the IFA 2012 tech show to reveal that their satellite navigation apps are coming to the the Android platform in October. "TomTom's on-board maps, IQ Routes and HD Traffic will give Android users the freshest map, the…