The Compass Coat

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That’s right – always know which way you’re going with the Compass Coat, part of a research project on wearable devices, so sadly not available for purchase anytime soon. The coat indicates north with glowing shapes integrated into the fabric. Via We-Make-Money-Not_Art

GPS gaming with PSP

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Engadget is doing a live blog from the Sony pre-show at E3. So far they have announced that the PSP will have a compatable GPS by Winter 2006 and they will be releasing software tentatively entitled PSP Planet: Interactive City Guide. Head over to Engadget to find out more as they continue their E3 coverage […]

Google Earth in cars (in Japan)

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Ummm…Update: Engadget booboo’d Apparently Honda Japan will be incorporating Google Earth into one of their premium services and linking it with wirless capabilities to support real-time traffic information. Volkswagen showed Google Earth in cars first, but it looks like Honda will beat them to the street. Honda adding Google Earth to cars (in Japan) – […]

Engadget GPS

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With the volume of multifunction GPS units that have been announced over the last few weeks, I think this is a good time to remind everyone of Engadget GPS where you can get the skinny on new units and, in many cases, links to similar units that might make their way to the States someday […]