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Garmin International Inc. designs and manufactures navigation, communication and information devices — most of which are enabled by GPS technology.
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The weather is warming up and the sound of airplanes buzzing around seems to be filling the sky lately. If you’re like me and you plan to fly this weekend because the weather is (finally) cooperating, check out the latest... Continue reading
Posted 13 hours ago at Garmin Blog
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The latest update to the Garmin Pilot app for Android adds new interactive features that make it easier for pilots to navigate and read charts throughout their flight. New features include track-up orientation, faster map rendering, higher resolution at tighter... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Garmin News Releases
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In the last several weeks, two major airshows have sent a number of us at Garmin on a worldwide tour promoting our products – Lucy included! In just one day, I found myself traveling via plane, train, automobile and ferry,... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Garmin Blog
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No matter how much prep work we do, things can always go awry on race day. Professional triathlete Luke McKenzie shares his tips for pushing through the mishaps. Try not to rush, and accept help when you need it. When... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Garmin Blog
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We’re excited to announce today that Garmin’s unique pedal-based power meter, Vector, now has a larger pedal pod option. The large set fits crank arms 15-18 mm thick and 44 mm wide. With this additional crank arm clearance, Vector fits... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Garmin Blog
OLATHE, Kan./April 10, 2014/Business Wire - Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the GNX 20 and GNX 21, the newest offerings in the premier Garmin marine instrumentation lineup.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2014 at Garmin News Releases
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Today, we're happy to announce the GNX 20 and GNX 21, our newest offerings in our premier marine instrumentation lineup. Boasting fully customizable displays and low power consumption, the GNX 20 and GNX 21 provide the most pivotal marine information... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2014 at Garmin Blog
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As promised yesterday, I am giving you five exciting reasons Friedrichshafen, Germany is the place to be today. The weather is just right, the scenery is beautiful and (most importantly!) there are a lot of airplanes! Aero 2014 kicked off... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at Garmin Blog
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The new Garmin Edge 1000 cycling computer takes a major step forward toward a fully connected bike, integrating with a whole array of sensors and devices. It serves as a digital hub that connects to our Vector pedal-based power meter, the Shimano Di2 electronic shifting system, the VIRB action camera, a Bluetooth-enabled smartphone, and the new Edge remote control on the handlebar. This not only gives cyclists real-time access to valuable data, it also provides opportunities to analyze cycling behavior, adjust training plans for better effectiveness, as well as track and capture rides. Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at Garmin Blog
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OLATHE, Kan./ April 9, 2014/Business Wire—Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the Edge 1000®, a top of the line cycling computer for competing, connecting, and navigating. Whether riding... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at Garmin News Releases
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Today we're excited to announce the Edge 1000®, a top of the line cycling computer for competing, connecting, and navigating. Whether riding for a personal best or seeing where they stack up against the pros, Edge 1000 will help cyclists... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at Garmin Blog
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If you didn’t have a chance to fly in for the Sun ‘n Fun International Fly-In & Expo last week in Lakeland, Florida and visit Garmin, you’re in luck because you have another chance this week! Garmin will be at... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2014 at Garmin Blog
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Leading technology website CNET recently reviewed our new Dash Cam 20 and rated it "very good." You will find the hands-on video below, which provides a detailed overview of the Dash Cam features and is a great introduction to the device. Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2014 at Garmin Blog
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You could say Garmin has been going global lately as we continue to expand our international aviation chart coverage with the release of European terminal charts, including instrument approach charts, SIDs, STARs, and airport diagrams. These charts are the most... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2014 at Garmin Blog
SCHAFFHAUSEN, SWITZERLAND / April 7, 2014 / Business Wire / — Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN) invites shareholders and investors to listen to its first quarter 2014 earnings conference call that will be broadcast over the Internet on Wednesday, April 30,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2014 at Garmin News Releases
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Just in time for some perfect spring weather, our friends Elizabeth and Josh over at Peanuts or Pretzels recently took a roadtrip for some geocaching and exploring near the Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville, NC. Although no caches can be... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2014 at Garmin Blog
Garmin continues to expand its global aviation chart coverage with the release of European terminal charts, including instrument approach charts, SIDs, STARs, and airport diagrams. These charts are the most recent addition to the growing list of worldwide aviation charting... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2014 at Garmin News Releases
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As a national sponsor of the Girls on the Run SoleMates charity running program, Garmin is partnering with this great organization to further their mission and share the stories of the women and men who are “running for a reason.”... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2014 at Garmin Blog
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On Monday, Garmin announced new aviation-specific accessories for VIRB, the first true HD 1080p action camera. VIRB is unique in that it offers a 1.4-inch Chroma™ color display, which makes video setup easy and ensures pilots capture the in-flight footage... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2014 at Garmin Blog
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Today, we announced Garmin zūmo 590LM - a rugged motorcycle navigation system featuring a 5-inch touchscreen display that is glove-friendly, fuel-resistant and sunlight-readable. Zūmo 590LM boasts advanced navigation features and infotainment options to keep riders connected on the road. The... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2014 at Garmin Blog
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Garmin today announced Garmin zūmo 590LM - a rugged motorcycle navigation system featuring a 5-inch touchscreen display that is glove-friendly, fuel-resistant and sunlight-readable. Zūmo 590LM boasts advanced navigation features and infotainment options to keep riders connected on the road. Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2014 at Garmin News Releases
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With sunny skies, 80-degree weather and no sign of rain in sight, this is perfect weather for the first day of the 40th annual Sun ‘n Fun airshow. On the heels of our announcement of G3X Touch last week, pilots... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2014 at Garmin Blog
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With summer and fishing season fast approaching, it's time to get those boats out and get back onto the water. To help you catch more fish this year, we've got some of the latest and greatest technology to make fishing... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2014 at Garmin Blog
OLATHE, Kan. /March 31, 2014/Business Wire — Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the introduction of the PRO 70, PRO 550, and the PRO Trashbreaker – three new... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2014 at Garmin News Releases
I WAS SO EMBARRASSED!! Here’s why. An Amish friend had invited me to go raccoon hunting with him. We’d never hunted together before. We agreed it would be easier for me to travel the 45 miles to his house in my pickup than for him to travel to mine in... Continue reading
Posted Mar 31, 2014 at John Wick