Sunday, March 18, 2012

This week in GPS — August 17th, 2013

Trimble TopoCharger iPhone case

This week in GPS is a weekly link roundup of (mostly) GPS related odds and ends, from GPS Tracklog and other places around the Web. To get a few of the biggest stories as they break, follow me on Twitter.

This week’s lead image is of the Trimble TopoCharger, a new ruggedized iPhone case that adds battery life and topo maps; due in November.

From GPS Tracklog

Our posts from the past week:

Garmin

Updates

TomTom

  • Sony announces new XA-NV300T with TomTom navigation (and despite the image below, it’s unclear if this model will have MirrorLink technology)

Sony TomTom unit

GPS tracking

The tracking page was overwhelmed by traffic seeking GPS information on the trucks Wednesday, causing the city’s entire site to crash

– via The Coloradoan

Police officers would face prison time for warrantless GPS tracking of suspects under a proposal pending in Lansing.

– via Livingston Daily

Geocaching

Jamming

Going mobile

Just geo

All the news that doesn’t fit

Updated GPS reviews

I’ve updated these review and resource pages with the following links:

About Rich Owings

Rich is the owner, editor and chief bottle-washer for GPS Tracklog. Connect with him on Twitter, Facebook or Google Plus.

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