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TomTom One 140 S portable navigation device

The TomTom One 140 S benefits greatly from feature trickle-down, bringing high-end features to an entry-level model without much price bloat.

12 May 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating 12 May 2009

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FAA bans pilots' personal use of electronic devices in cockpit

New rule prohibits non-essential use of laptops, cell phones, and other electronic devices to prevent crew member distraction during flights.

By 12 February 2014

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Flir One turns iPhone into personal thermal imaging device

Starting at $349, the Flir One detects and displays live thermal images.

By 8 January 2014

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Personal-safety GPS device presents security risk

Locator device can help you find your stolen car or keep track of your kids, but it can also beam information to would-be miscreants, researcher says.

By 23 April 2011

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LBT PocketFinder personal GPS locator

The PocketFinder is the simplest to use of the personal GPS locators that we've tested, requiring no interaction from the user on a day-to-day basis, but you'll pay a bit more in the long run for that.

16 December 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating 16 December 2011

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FAA seeks to ban pilots' use of personal devices while in the air

It's long been prohibited for pilots to use a cell phone, tablet, or laptop during take off or landing, but a new rule could forbid pilots' use of electronic devices for the entire flight.

By 16 January 2013

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Abe Lincoln's patent for a river navigation device

Looking back: On March 10, 1849, the future president filed a patent application for his imaginative method of "Buoying Vessels Over Shoals."

By 12 March 2013

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5 GPS devices that do more than just navigate

We've rounded up five portable navigation devices with great secondary functions, such as social networking, improving driver safety, and monitoring driving efficiency.

By 30 June 2012

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Google testing 'next-gen personal communication device'

Google is feeling lucky: the search giant has built a "next generation personal communication device".

By 13 February 2012

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CNET readers' favorite GPS devices (roundup)

We've rounded up a selection of recently reviewed navigation devices with the highest user ratings.

By 25 February 2012