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Garmin adds new wilderness GPS models

The touch-screen Oregon 450 and 450t navigation devices give hikers an updated interface and improved track navigation, the GPS device maker says.

By Dec. 29, 2009


On Road Trip 2009, when wireless met 'wilderness'

CNET News reporter Daniel Terdiman set out to be able to get online deep in the Wyoming wilderness. How did he do?

By Jul. 30, 2009


Wilderness search for CNET editor continues

Four helicopters and ground crews are searching for CNET editor James Kim after following his footprints into a remote mountain canyon in southwestern Oregon. Kim left on foot toward that area Saturday; his wife and daughters were rescued next to their Saab station wagon Monday afternoon.

Dec. 31, 2007


Google Maps hack turns any Street View into an urban jungle

A clever Google Maps hack overlays Street View with vines, trees, grass, and other vegetation for an altered view of reality.

By Mar. 19, 2014


Samsung maroons phone fans in bizarre S4 Zoom island challenge

The South Korean tech giant is launching a reality survival show featuring grizzled wilderness pro Les Stround.

By Aug. 5, 2013


GTA 5 has heists, hunting and tennis in first gameplay trailer

Check out the impressive first gameplay trailer for Rockstar's next open-world Grand Theft Auto game.

By Jul. 9, 2013


Will Ron Burgundy prove to tech firms that specs are boring?

Will Ferrell's "Anchorman" character returns to advertise the Dodge Durango. Chrysler insists that though the truck's technological advances are great, being entertaining is more important.

By Oct. 7, 2013


Flir thermal-imaging gadget lets iPhone see the heat

Turn your iPhone into the gadget version of Predator with the Flir One thermal-imaging system, a sub-$350 way to detect heat signatures.

By Jan. 7, 2014


Wicked's Inferno isn't exactly a lightsaber, but who cares

We get hands-on time with the handheld Inferno and Lunar lasers, two powerful beams that can be used for all kinds of tricks.

By Jan. 3, 2014


Apple's Australian maps mishap linked to local data

The bad directions that led some travelers to a remote desert instead of a local town has been linked back to a local database.

By Dec. 11, 2012