You all know that I love technical gadgets – especially testing and maybe abusing them. So you can imagine that I like the OVI Maps feature on my Nokia which is a small navigation system. We agree that it’s practical to have a mobile one, especially if you are in a foreign country on a holiday. That’s the […]
I am not sure if I may believe my eyes, but since I was ranting about TomTom not delivering the QuickGPS fix back in 2008 and about a year later, they finally did it: the QuickGPS Fix for my TomTom Rider II is out – it just showed up at the list of updates to be applied.
Quite some time passed by since I ranted about the missing quick-gps-fix for the TomTom Rider and I was about to forget about that missing feature. But as it seems, it’s us bikers again who are ignored again. Isn’t that an unkind behavior? Maybe time to look for alternatives that survive driving in the rain?
If you think that Changelogs are telling the truth, don’t forget that we’re in reality here. Regarding my TomTom Update review, it was more or less SciFi. The Quick GPS fix mentioned there doesn’t count for my TomTom Rider. In other words, bikers have enough time to wait for the satellite uplink to come up and therefor don’t […]
Usually all my devices are up to date regarding their firmware or updates – except for my navigation system TomTom as the desktop software didn’t report any updates without having the device docked. Strange huh?
I am a fan of navigation systems as I am having a quite very bad sense of orientation. My Citroen is currently equipped with a JVC system integrated in the car radio. I have to admit, sound isn’t bad, but the maps and the software are pretty old – the main problem of it all.