How to Do Everything with Your GPS

Rick Broida

  • 出版商: McGraw-Hill Education
  • 出版日期: 2003-11-25
  • 售價: $1,110
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$1,055
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 304
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 0072231718
  • ISBN-13: 9780072231717
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Locate this perfect teaching guide to GPS, and master GPS receivers and software. Technology guru Rick Broida, who has written many best-selling books in the How to Do Everything series, maps out the guts of GPS in a friendly, helpful way that shows you how to get the most from this new technology. Master GPS receivers and software, use GPS in cars, PDAs, and laptops, and even go GPS golfing or try geocaching, the new game featuring GPS.

Map your way around an unfamiliar city, improve your golf game, and avoid getting lost while hiking, camping, or boating. Use GPS receivers in your PDA, automobile, or cell phone for help with road navigation, outdoor adventures, games, and more. Youll even learn how to use GPS for business applications. Author Rick Broida provides insight, information, and examples on all the essentials, including real-world GPS case studies in each chapter. How to Do Everything with Your GPS will help you learn more about this remarkable technology with an increasing diversity of applications.

  • Navigate from Point A to Point B, anywhere on Earth
  • Mount and configure your GPS correctly
  • Improve your golf game
  • Find your favorite fishing spots
  • Monitor employee whereabouts and billable time
  • Learn the amazing things you can do with your Garmin iQue 3600
  • Select the right in-car system and PDA GPS for your needs
  • Track your children with the GPS-enabled Wherify watch

About the author: Rick Broida is the founder and editor of Handheld Computing, the number-one guide to handheld devices. He is the best-selling author of the first three editions of How to Do Everything with Your Palm Handheld as well as How to Do Everything with Your Sony CLIE.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Welcome to GPS
Chapter 2: Choosing a GPS Receiver
Chapter 3: Driver’s Ed: GPS Mapping Solutions for Cars
Chapter 4: Go Take a Hike: GPS in the Great Outdoors
Chapter 5: Fore! GPS Goes Golfing
Chapter 6: Bon Voyage! GPS for Pilots and Sea Captains
Chapter 7: GPS in Business
Chapter 8: How to Do Everything with the Garmin iQue 3600