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Articles & Videos: GPS Navigation

Don't settle for a basic, run-of-the-mill portable navigation device. Watch this video for a quick overview of the best and newest features in portable navigation.

Learn which key features to look for on portable navigation devices, so you can make the best decision about which one works for you.

A quick guide to what to look for when shopping for an in-dash GPS navigation system. We'll help you choose the right touchscreen nav stereo for your car.

A quick overview of live traffic information services for use with portable and in-dash navigation devices.

Navigation FAQ
by Matt Holliday

Why would I want a navigation system? How does it know where I am? How accurate are these systems? What kind of directions does the voice give me? Plus more...

What are firmware updates?
by Robert Ferency-Viars

What exactly is firmware, and why is it so important? This article answers those questions, and offers some advice on how to keep your gear's firmware up to date.

A dedicated car GPS solution like an in-dash or portable navigator offers several advantages over smartphone navigation. Here are eight ways a GPS device is better.