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Navmii : A Free Voice Guided Navigation App For Blackberry 10

by admin on August 12, 2015

Navmii is a free smart navigation and traffic app for drivers. The company is a leading provider of connected navigation solutions globally. The company is headquartered in London UK, with offices in San Francisco and St Petersburg, Russia. Navmii launched (…)

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Suunto Ambit 3 Wish List

by admin on August 28, 2014

  Much as I love my Suunto Ambit, I wish the following things were possible. Will keep adding to the list: – Easier calibration of built in 3D Compass. – Ability to load .gpx tracks created from other apps like (…)

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Why the world needs OpenStreetMap

by admin on January 27, 2014

An excellent piece by emacsen: …why do we need a project like OpenStreetMap? The answer is simply that as a society, no one company should have a monopoly on place, just as no one company had a monopoly on time (…)

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Gionee E6

by admin on December 2, 2013

I finally got my hands on a Gionee Phone. An E6. Gionee is a Chinese brand which has recently ventured into India. The phone runs on Android. Its easy to make an Android Phone work with a Mac. The phone (…)

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