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Old Porsches Get a New Nav System
A retrofit for Porsches as old as the original 911
Magellan Takes GPS Navigation Off-Road
The eXplorist TRX7 lets users follow and create trails
DesertTrax: The Homebrewed Race Team Tracker
An extreme tracking system for extreme races
Augmented Reality Is Coming To Your Windshield
A holographic heads-up display ships later this year
Head-Mounted 3-D Mapping Device, Developed for Robots, Can Help Blind People Navigate
A system first made for robot navigation could give blind people the equivalent of a Braille head-up display, according to...
Neurons in Bird Brains Encode Earth’s Magnetic Field, Giving Pigeons Reliable Internal GPS
Neurons in the brains of pigeons encode the direction of Earth’s magnetic field, endowing the birds with an innate internal...
How a Blind Man Drove the Daytona Speedway, With the Help of Lasers
Mark Anthony Riccobono, who is blind, tells PopSci about his mile-and-a-half drive
Future Robots Could Use Manhole Covers To Navigate Through Cities
Forget GPS and streaming video — future legions of city-dwelling robots may navigate using manhole covers. The ubiquitous round metallic covers...
Tactile Navigation System Lets Drivers Feel Out Their Routes Without Distractions
The most complicated task one used to undertake while driving was changing the eight-track, but now there are more technological...
Video: GM Turning Car Windshields into Augmented-Reality Navigation Displays
Still doesn't excuse driving one-handed while texting