Compass

07.07.14
​Researchers deliver encoded messages and data through your smartphone compass
07.07.14

​Researchers deliver encoded messages and data through your smartphone compass

NFC, Bluetooth, WiFi, mobile data, plain 'ole voice calls. Your phone has no shortage of ways to c...

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05.20.14
Spyglass beefs up iOS navigation with augmented reality for the great outdoors
05.20.14

Spyglass beefs up iOS navigation with augmented reality for the great outdoors

Sure, you can use the regular maps available for iOS to get around, but those who trek around the...

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03.12.14
How to use the iOS Compass for basic land navigation
03.12.14

How to use the iOS Compass for basic land navigation

iOS ships with a basic compass that you can use to find your basic heading when driving or hiking....

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05.14.13
The Inteliscope connects your iPhone to an actual firearm
05.14.13

The Inteliscope connects your iPhone to an actual firearm

We've talked before about how the iPhone can do a lot of things for you, but can it serve as a s...

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02.21.13
Sony preps extra-low power mobile GPS chips, draws on motion sensors for help
02.21.13

Sony preps extra-low power mobile GPS chips, draws on motion sensors for help

Many of us can vouch for smartphone navigation being something of a battery hog. Sony would like u...

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06.27.12
Google Maps offline for Android is available today in version 6.9, also Compass Mode for Street View
06.27.12

Google Maps offline for Android is available today in version 6.9, also Compass Mode for Street View

Google showed off offline Google Maps at its event earlier this month, and now during I/O it's rea...

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06.27.12
FishPi sets course for the open sea, captained by a Raspberry Pi
06.27.12

FishPi sets course for the open sea, captained by a Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi's journey to reach owners has been a lengthy one, but Greg Holloway is preparing to s...

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05.23.12
Opening the Book(Book) on Twelve South: between the covers of a Mac-exclusive accessory maker
05.23.12

Opening the Book(Book) on Twelve South: between the covers of a Mac-exclusive accessory maker

The year is 2009. In history books, it'll widely be recognized as the year that most of America --...

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02.21.12
ArenaNet blog update details changes to Guild Wars 2's boons and conditions
02.21.12

ArenaNet blog update details changes to Guild Wars 2's boons and conditions

ArenaNet has just released a new blog post to follow up its first Guild Wars 2 press beta weekend...

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