Finnish company IndoorAtlas wants to map the inside of stores, apartment buildings, museums and office buildings.
New shoe insoles pull you away from your smartphone for navigation and allows you to add spontaneity into your walking journeys.
Do you remember the world before GPS? Soon, not having indoor positioning systems will seem just as crazy.
Forget about those people who want to ban portable electronics in cars. One major manufacturer has a different idea, with a dock that totally integrates your phone into the car's control systems.
Finding your way through a complex intersection with most GPS units can be tricky, especially when road you see through the windshield doesn't look anything like what's on the map. This GPS unit fixes that problem, by replacing the map with a live video view from a dash mounted camera.
Native New Yorkers like myself can usually spot tourists from a block away. They're the ones looking lost as they wander around the city map in hand. The really geeky ones might even carry a hand held GPS. What they really need to blend in is this GPS equipped bag built by a guy called Josh, to guide him around Chicago.
This odd little wristwatch from the 1920s was designed to help drivers get where they needed to go. Sound familiar? That's because, it's the far distant relative of today's GPS.
GPS devices are great, but you always have to look at them and their screens to see where you should be headed. That's not the case with this pair of glasses created by the Nakajima Lab at the University of Electro-Communications in Tokyo.
Say hello to AIDA, or — since robots aren't allowed to have plain 'ol names — your Affective Intelligent Driving Agent. Think of it like a Wall-E character that helps you get around. The affective part is that it's designed...
Garmin jumps into the connected GPS game with its Nüvi 1690, a $500 portable that carries on the user-friendly tradition of the respected navigation pioneer. It connects with the EDGE network to wirelessly deliver real-time traffic info and lots more....