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June 5, 2019

Garmin hopes Alexa will convince you to buy a dedicated GPS

There’s no question that dedicated GPS units are on the decline in an era when your smartphone is often good enough for navigation, if not better. Garmin, however, thinks it can stave off obsolescence in a simple way — by adding a voice assistant y…
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May 17, 2019

Garmin’s latest GPS is designed for off-road explorers

With GPS now a basic cell phone feature, and more vehicles rolling off the production lines with built-in satnav systems, the role of standalone satellite-navigation devices is diminishing. Why have an extra bit of kit in your car that needs addition…
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May 12, 2019

Garmin Forerunner 245 Music review: A more accessible runner’s tool

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Runners have a lot to be excited about when it comes to Garmin’s revamped family of Forerunner smartwatches. Now starting at $199, the Forerunner family contains six devices that should serve all levels of runner—from novice to expert. The $299 Forerunner 245 and 245 Music sit right in the middle of the lineup, taking design elements from the friendlier Vivoactive series and capabilities from the higher-end Forerunner devices and mashing them up to make a mid-range device that will likely appeal to many athletes. Its price and feature set also prep the Forerunner 245 Music to compete with [...]

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May 2, 2019

It’s not just the Apple Watch powering the smartwatch market’s growth

The smartwatch market is still growing at a breakneck pace several years in. Counterpoint Research estimated that smartwatch shipments jumped by 48 percent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2019 — no mean feat in a season that’s typically quie…
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