Post Thumbnail

We love a bit of "Choose your own adventure" action, and if a recent Twitter game is anything to go by, so do many of you. The problem with most formats is that they're, well, embedded in a book, or behind a screen. What if you could straddle your Harley, twist the throttle, and go on a real-life...

January 15th 2015 at 5:01pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

It seems a safe bet that any contemporary Easy Rider reboot would be vastly different from its predecessor. For one thing, there's the whole GPS thing to contend with -- and surely there'd be a little friendly product placement in the form of the TomTom Rider (New Orleans isn't gonna find itself,...

February 14th 2013 at 2:23pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

We didn't get a glimpse of this one when we checked out TomTom's new Go Live 1000 navigation unit earlier today, but the company has also just introduced a new GPS device for motorcycle enthusiasts: the Urban Rider. This one sticks fairly close to the company's previous RIDER units, but apparently...

April 27th 2010 at 1:19pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

With prime motorcycling weather nearly here, TomTom has prepped an update to bring a handful of new features to its RIDER 2nd Edition. Aside from including Map Share technology and the "Help Me" menu, the enhanced 2nd Edition GPS will also provide a latest map guarantee, trip statistics and itinera...

April 24th 2008 at 9:49am 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

TomTom's launch of its latest RIDER GPS unit for motorcycles hasn't exactly gone as planned, with some pictures but not a lot of details leaking out last week. It looks like the company's now gotten things in order, however, making the new and improved device official and providing some details abou...

April 11th 2007 at 6:09pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

TomTom accidentally let a flash animation loose this morning featuring their new RIDER 2 GPS unit for motorcycles and scooters. Although the mount has been clearly redesigned, no further information is available. But hey, a formal announcement can't be too far away now, right?

April 2nd 2007 at 6:01am 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

It looks like Garmin's set to release another GPS receiver intended to sit on the handlebars of your motorcycle, and like the TomTom Rider, this unit features built-in Bluetooth for streaming spoken directions directly to a compatible helmet. Though not quite as stylish as the Rider, the upcoming Zu...

July 19th 2006 at 11:59am 0 Comments