What are some of the best hand held GPS units that are available for Geocaching? Find out here which makes and models reign supreme below. If you’re looking for the cream of the crop, read on.
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.
A portable GPS is a useful device for navigating your way through unfamiliar territories and finding specific locations. However, would it be more useful if your portable GPS could also serve as an MP3 player? Here are five Portable GPS with built-in MP3 players that you may want to consider buying.
In this comprehensive review, we’ll take a look at the capabilities and features that the ACR Terrafix 406 GPS PLB has which will enable an emergency rescue when activated deep in remote, rugged country. In light of that info, will the TerraFix 406 GPS be the device you count on to save your life?
This article presents a brief overview of what 406 MHz Personal Locator Beacons (PLBs) are, along with when and why they should be used instead of other GPS devices or cell phones. Also included is the criteria you should use to evaluate what the best make and model is for your purposes.
This article reviews the capabilities and features of the ACR ResQFix 406 Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) with GPS – 2897 to help you decide if this is the last resort device you want to have on your vessel in the event of an emergency.
This article in our series about Personal Locator Beacons with GPS remote tracking capabilities explains how a 406 MHz PLB works in conjunction with GPS satellite technology and the built in homing beacon. How successful at saving lives is this complex system?
If you want to be able to keep tabs on your child, but you do not have the time or energy to stalk them the old-fashioned way, then this piece can help you to do it with technology.
Tracking people with their cell phones can be great, or horrifying, depending on the situation. In this article, we’ll discuss possible ethics violations of using cell phone GPS tracking.
Garmin is a forerunner in GPS systems, from handheld to aviation. The company has the Oregon 550 and Oregon 550T models, and both are in our review inside.