How to Update a Chrysler Navigation System with the Latest Maps

Not having the latest maps in your in-built GPS navigation system has to be one of the most frustrating issues known to the modern driver, as we depend on those directions to get from A to B. Because navigation systems run off software, and the maps are loaded onto the system itself, they will become out of date as and … [Read more...]

How to Navigate With Boat Radar

When it comes to sailing, almost everyone knows what the radar is. However, very few know how the radar is used. Radars are those devices that are used to measure the time as well as bearing of the nearby objects. After the analyses of these factors, the echoes or targets are figured out and the painted on the screen. … [Read more...]

How to Use a Cell Phone to Monitor Someone’s Location with GPS

If you’re one of those people who get nightmares because of their teen/employee/spouse because you can’t seem to figure out where they are or where they went then there are only a few things you can do. One of them is tracing their whereabouts through a cell phone, their own to be more precise. How hard is it to track … [Read more...]

How to Perform a Garmin Map Install

Many readers of GPS Bites often ask us how easy it is to install Garmin map updates. The answer is that it is actually very easy to do a Garmin Map Install - and you can sometimes even do it for free depending on how long you have owned the Nuvi GPS and whether or not you have registered it with Garmin - check to see … [Read more...]

Top 10 Tips to Save Money on GPS Navigation

Traveling, roaming or just sight-seeing has changed a lot due to GPS enabled devices and gadgets. By using GPS Navigation systems, you actually bring a great change to the way you travel to your work or anywhere else. The GPS facility on the device, receives a set of signals that help in navigation. You can install … [Read more...]

How to Navigate Without Using a Map, Compass, or GPS

Many people like to boast that they have an outstanding sense of direction, and can get themselves from one place to another without using a map or compass. In reality, we are helped to get around by gadgets such as sat nav systems or GPS apps on mobile phones, and road signs at every junction showing us what way to … [Read more...]

How to Upload Your Edge GPS Cycling Data to Garmin Connect

Garmin Connect is a fantastic online tool for users of the Garmin range of cycling GPS products.  I personally am not a frequent cyclist, and don’t even take my cycling seriously, however I do love the functionality that lets me and my girlfriend go for a recreational bike ride and then upload it to Garmin Connect – … [Read more...]