GPS Navigation Systems

GPS. What did we do without it? From portable GPS units designed for the dashboard of your car to handheld systems for hiking and geocaching, if you know where to go, GPS systems can get you there. Bright Hub’s GPS & Navigation channel offers reviews, buying guides and tips on choosing the right GPS for you, as well as FAQs on how to use GPS systems when motoring, hiking and Geocaching.

Geocaching Guide for All Ages & Levels

Geocaching is a scavenger hunt game where millions of people worldwide hide objects and others set out to find them. While the treasures are often small and worthless, the goal is to get outside and discover new things while taking part in a healthy and educational hobby.

The Ultimate Guide to GPS Satellites

So you’re having a little trouble understanding the mechanics behind the operation of GPS systems. No problem, this guide will give you all the details about GPS satellites and how they work to provide GPS signals — connect with servers and receivers, retrieve data from locator devices, and more.

Quiz – Test Your Geocaching Knowledge

So you have found your share of caches. Maybe you have even created a few as well. Are you really a geocaching expert, though? Find out how you rank –and perhaps learn something new– by answering the following questions.

Garmin ecoRoute HD Review

Need your own small vehicle diagnostic system? Consider the ecoRoute HD. It offers a lot of usability, but it only works with certain Garmin devices. Learn whether your device is compatible and if this device is worth the cost.

The Best of the Magellan Handheld GPS Devices

When hiking, geocaching and hunting, it is often necessary to carry a pocket sized GPS unit to keep track of your location. Magellan offers a number of these handy little units with built-in maps to keep you from getting lost in the wilderness. Here are some choices and what they offer.

Top 6 GPS Navigation Software Options

Software for GPS navigation is designed to be simple to use since navigation is a task that suffers if you go through sophisticated processes and devices to accomplish it. This is why when picking a GPS navigation application, you should consider one that has a simple yet powerful user interface.

Garmin GPS 420 Freezing Up

Don’t know where you are going because your Garmin 420 GPS device is completely frozen? Well, you are not the only person to have this issue. Learn steps you can take to get your device working properly again.

TomTom XL 340S Problems

TomTom’s are inexpensive GPS devices, but you may experience some issues with them. This doesn’t mean that you have to take yours back to the store or get a new one. You can often resolve these issues with simple troubleshooting methods.