Don't-Miss GPS & navigation software Stories
It's still not free, but for just $2 how can you go wrong with Garmin Viago?
Thanks to a tiny GPS chip in the band, and a built-in SIM, this watch can track small children around the globe -- or just to school, ballet class, and home.
The Tracer has GPS and a SIM card that works with more than 500 carriers around the world, making it ideal for family vacations or solo adventurers who want to let people know that they're doing OK.
Despite Apple Maps's rocky launch, it seems that its all-too-public issues don't seem to have put as substantial a dent in Cupertino's mapping offering as Google might have hoped. Charles Arthur at the Guardian looks at the numbers.
Taiwan is demanding Apple revise its mapping software and remove a label that describes the island as a province of China, rather than as a sovereign state.