Nike has teamed up with TomTom, one of the world leaders in GPS mapping systems, to provide runners with the ideal digital performance coach. There are specific runner watches already on the market, Polar for instance, has been in exercise technology for years, but Nike does it with style. Large digital numbers and a dark … Continue reading Nike+ SportWatch GPS: Keeping you on track?
If this is the year you plan to run a marathon (or indeed run around the block in a bid to get fit), here’s a gadget designed to make the experience a bit more interesting. Sports legend Nike has teamed up with satnav specialist TomTom to produce the NIKE+ Sportwatch GPS. Unfortunately it has just … Continue reading TomTom and NIKE team up to motivate runners
Since sat navs first hit the high streets at the turn of the new millennium they have evolved at perhaps a slightly less rapid pace than other technologies in recent years and seem to have remained relatively generic rather than specific. Recognizing a niche in the sat nav market for more specialist GPS devices, TomTom … Continue reading The TomTom PRO 7100 – Specializing sat navs in the run up to Christmas
TomTom has announced a philanthropic “Traffic Manifesto”, which explains Europe’s problem with congestion (we may have noticed that on our own) and gives some viable – and some free – solutions. The core philosophy behind the manifesto is that if drivers are better informed about congestion issues, they’ll be better able to avoid it. And … Continue reading TomTom’s satnav “Traffic Manifesto”
Some awesome things make their way into the Latest Gadgets inbox. Here are just a few. John Lewis invited us to take a look at their Christmas range, despite the blazing heat. There was even a fake snow machine battling valiantly to create atmosphere. Being one of the larger combined online and Bricks & Mortar … Continue reading Latest Gadgets round up: John Lewis’ top tips, TomTom Yoda and a USB powerbank
After years of happily driving around the country using my trusty £2.99 AA map from the service station, I recently decided to join the 21st century by getting a satnav. The idea of not continually stopping to consult the map (why is the road you need always in the page fold?!) seems very appealing – … Continue reading Satnav via the iPhone: Hands on with TomTom and CoPilot
Here are just a few of the things that have caught our eye here at Latest Gadgets. ViewSonic 27″ LCD monitor Anything with “world’s first” makes our ears prick up so when ViewSonic released the world’s first 27″ LCD monitor with 1ms response time – the VX2739wm, we were eager to find out more. Low … Continue reading Latest Gadgets roundup: ViewSonic VX2739wm, Lifeforce iPhone app, Darth Vader TomTom and Firefox Mobile
LatestGadget.co.uk contributor Andrew Rafter braves the freezing weather to test the TomTom GO 950 Live. TomTom’s Live was a massive step forward when it arrived last year via the Go x40 series. It was such a step forward that TomTom’s new 950 offers less radical improvements but is now the ultimate Satellite Navigation System for … Continue reading Hands on with the TomTom GO 950 Live