The TomTom Runner Cardio gives rival fitness trackers and smartwatches a run for their money with built-in GPS and heart rate monitoring.
Selling consumers a multipurpose wearable device is clashing with the idea of cheaper, single-serving products. At CES 2015, companies are eager to figure out the future.
The GPS hardware provider gets serious about fitness tech with the announcement of the TomTom Runner and Multi-Sport watches and accessories.
TomTom completely redesigns its GO series of portable navigation devices with a slick new interface that puts the focus on the map instead of the menu.
To achieve independence, Apple and Samsung need to leave Google behind.
A smallish version 1.13 update to the navigation app makes your data as mobile as you are.
[commentary] The sportswear giant had a good run with the FuelBand. Now, though, wearable technology is a whole new footrace.
commentary Getting lifetime map updates with a TomTom GPS sounds great until you actually try to get a new map. Then you might feel lost.
TomTom's app for Android is a premium-caliber turn-by-turn app, but it comes at a premium price and lacks critical features that most casual navigators would want.
The company, best known for its auto navigation systems, wants developers to build map apps. And thus it's opening up map display, routing, and traffic details for use.