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GPS maker Garmin is “chasing third place“ in the fitness band market, after FitBit and Jawbone, according to industry analyst firm Canalys. In the first half of 2014 the wearable band market grew almost 7 times on a worldwide basis to around 4.5 million units, compared with the first half of 2013,...
GPS maker Garmin today announced the fleet 660 ($399) and 670 ($449), two new fleet navigators that combine Garmin navigation software in a PND form factor with the customization options of Android. With the fleet 660 for local fleets and the fleet 670 for commercial truck fleets, service providers...
Garmin today announced its financial earnings for the second quarter of 2015, with a revenue up 12 percent at $778 million driven by a strong growth in its fitness division. Growth profit was up 16 percent against the same quarter last year and operating income grew 29 percent. As a result Garmin...
Garmin has announced today the availability of “viago“, a new turn-by-turn GPS navigation app for iPhone and Android that starts at $1.99 (introductory price of $0.99). The app comes with off-board maps for many regions around the world and navigation features such as current speed and speed limit...
Following the announced departure of Kevin Rauckman who has served since 1999, Garmin has unveiled today the name of their new CFO and treasurer, Doug Boessen who will start on the job on July 31. Boessen recently served as CFO for Collective Brands, Inc. where he began as associate controller in...
Garmin is expected to show a pedestrian navigation software embedded in the Android-based Sony SmartWatch 2 at the Mobile World Congress trade show starting in Barcelona next week. Little details about the solution have filtered so far. Sony SmartWatch 2, launched at the end of last year, works in...
GPS maker Garmin is announcing today at the CES trade show in Las Vegas their first fitness band called Vivofit. With a price tag of $129.99 ($169.99 with heart rate monitor), the Bluetooth low energy band features an always on curved display powered by a one year replaceable battery. vívofit shows...
GPS maker Garmin yesterday posted its financial earnings for the third quarter of 2013 with a total revenue of $644 million (down 4 percent) with non-automotive/mobile segments (outdoor, fitness, aviation and marine) delivering 50 percent of total revenues and growing 12 percent over the year ago...
On the heels of their recently announced S4 Golf Watch and D2 Aviator Watch, Garmin today announced tactix, a rugged GPS watch inspired by the requirements of law enforcement and military operations. This wristwatch boasts an altimeter, barometer, and 3-axis compass, it is waterproof to 50 meters,...
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