Category Archives: gps

Munzee : another GPS hunt game?

Munzee is a real world scavenger hunt game where items are found in the real world and captured using your smartphone. You then level up and gain rank based on your score. Points are obtained by capturing other people’s munzees … Continue reading

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Backdown on mobile GPS ban

Victorian drivers will be able to use GPS/SatNav software on their mobile phones after VicRoads has announced changes to the rules that apply from 9 November 2009. Changes to the new mobile phone rules The new mobile phone rules have … Continue reading

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Hema Navigator

Good toy alert! Hema Navigator – Pat Callinan’s 4×4 adventures Hema Navigator 1st Edition (2008) Price: c.$990.00 Featuring turn by turn Street Navigation & the most powerful Topographical GPS Features: * Bright 4.3″ display * Street Navigation with voice guidance … Continue reading

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OziExplorerCE Development Version 2.03e

OziExplorerCE Dev I have finally bitten the bullet and moved from OziExplorerCE Dev 2.01 (December 2007) to OziExplorerCE Dev 2.03e ( April 2008 ). New splash screen New map interface * 2.03a – Added ability to load .loc and .gpx … Continue reading

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Why I got lost … (?)

GPS Systems – Leave home without it!

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The Walk to Rivendell (ii)

The Hobbits started their journey while camping at Big River this weekend. Not quite the rolling hills of the Shire, but pleasant walking none the less. We started our hike from the quarry at Messmate Saddle, following Messmate Rd past … Continue reading

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New e-Map Toys

Managed to pick up a couple of interesting digital maps at the 4×4 show on the weekend. The first one is so new that I cannot find it on the Hema web site! All maps are in ECW format for … Continue reading

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Caching with the iPAQ

BeeLineGPS [1] BeeLineGPS is a high performance Pocket PC cache navigation and management software tool. Import GPX files and manage thousands of waypoints with the advanced Waypoint Manger. View, manage and hunt geocaches with ease and confidence while having fun, … Continue reading

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  3D/Elevation [1] 3D and Elevation options available when OziExplorer3D (separate product) is installed. works with both registered and unregistered OziExplorer and OziExplorer3D. (the unregistered limitations of each apply) most common formats of height/elevation data supported – SRTM, GTopo30, GLOBE, … Continue reading

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iPaq 6515 GPS

Does OziExplorerCE? work on a HW6510? Trials using version 1.12.3 DEMO. First the Quick GPS settings need to be updated to allow for a faster satellite fix. I had preprepared a map and uploaded a map to my 6515, and … Continue reading

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