At CTIA, the Cool Gadgets Come Out at Night - A Secret Revealed

By Wayne Rash  |  Posted 2008-04-04 Print this article Print
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This is the super-secret N??viFone from Garmin. It's a personal navigation device that's also a GSM phone. It apparently contains smart phone functions, as well. The company won't say who the first vendor is. In fact, they wouldn't even let us touch it. But the company says it should be out in the third quarter, so you can touch it then.


One of the best parts of CTIA-

Wayne Rash Wayne Rash is a Senior Analyst for eWEEK Labs and runs the magazineÔÇÖs Washington Bureau. Prior to joining eWEEK as a Senior Writer on wireless technology, he was a Senior Contributing Editor and previously a Senior Analyst in the InfoWorld Test Center. He was also a reviewer for Federal Computer Week and Information Security Magazine. Previously, he ran the reviews and events departments at CMP's InternetWeek.

He is a retired naval officer, a former principal at American Management Systems and a long-time columnist for Byte Magazine. He is a regular contributor to Plane & Pilot Magazine and The Washington Post.

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