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GPS POI: Downloading GPS POI Files

POIs, or points of interest, are common reference points used for navigation on many GPS devices. Common POI data indicated on these maps are food, gas, rest areas, motels, and interesting sites. There are many huge POI data files easily available for download and often for free.
Top 10 GPS Voices

Top 10 GPS Voices

If you’re sick of the standard voices that come with your TomTom or Garmin GPS system, maybe it’s time to spice things up with a new voice or two on your device. In this article I examine 10 of the top GPS voices you can easily install on your GPS.

Find Icons for GIS Mapping

GIS mapping needs icons to be graphically expressive. The icons should be able to convey the object to be actually found on the ground. There are specialized designers who create a bunch of such icons and sell their wares on the net. Let’s take a look at tho kind of products currently available.