Verne Troyer might not be the first person that comes to mind when thinking about great celebrity GPS voices, but once you hear the things that he says, it becomes quite clear that Verne was born to give you directions. There are several reasons for this "dark horse" voice option which we'll get in to shortly, but first you should know that Verne Troyer isn't messing around. Just because he's small doesn't mean he's a kid and you can pinch his cheeks or pick him up and bounce him on your knee. Here are 3 reasons why Verne Troyer is an excellent GPS voice:
It doesn't take much to transform your GPS into an entertainment system and, in fact, there are several ways to do so. We can't guarantee that these joy-enhancing tips will leave your GPS intact, but there might be times when one of these might be worth the risk involved. Let's examine a few of the cheapest ways to turn your GPS into a bona fide party in a box:
Dashboard mounted portable navigation systems have been coming under fire lately with fierce competition from the smartphone “app”. Major GPS manufacturers such as Garmin and TomTom are working to quell the onslaught coming from software by lowering prices and adding features to their hardware-based devices. Using their superior screen size and dedicated processing power to their advantage, here are the top 10 essential features of any portable navigation device.
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I'm sure you've heard all the hype about Public Enemy's Flavor Flav opening his own restaurant chain called FFC or Flav's Fried Chicken. Well it was announced today that on Monday, January 24th, Clinton, Iowa will be home to the very first restaurant.
If you live in Clinton, Iowa please do us the favor of checking out Flav's...
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NEW GPS VOICE - International hip hop and reality TV superstar, Flavor Flav, brings his very own blend of explicit vocal stylings to the dashboards of drivers across the globe with his downloadable GPS voice available now, exclusively from NavTones.com. Compatible with most Garmin and TomTom portable navigation devices, Flav's GPS voice features turn-by-turn driving directions and hilarious audio commentary to keep drivers and passengers entertained all the way from A to B and at all points in between.
FEATURED VIDEO: Flavor Flav's Top Ten Driving Tips - after the break.
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As you may have heard by now, NavTones has added MTV's famous GenX outcast, Daria, to their roster of exclusive GPS voices. Known for her monotone voice and dry, sarcastic wit, Daria seems a natural fit for Premium voices have been pretty hot recently with TomTom's introduction of Star Wars characters earlier this year, and more recently with their introduction of kid-focused animated properties such as Spongebob Squarepants and LooneyTunes. Well, animation isn't just for kids, and fun voices aren't just for TomTom...
We've come a long way since carburetors and whitewalls, ToTo. Being the hip person that you are (you found us, right?), you're probably aware that your car has an onboard computer that keeps most of its systems in check. All those gauges on your dash get their information from this computer, and the cars of today would be two-ton paperweights without them. But, what you might not have known is that there's a simple way for you (or your mechanic) to access the information output of this computer. Well, thanks to the clever folks over at our partners, Garmin, getting a realtime glimpse of your engine's status is just a plug-and-play connection away... READ
Earlier this month, on the 4th of October to be precise, we saw the release of Garmin’s Smartphone, the nuvifone G60. It would now appear that we’re going to see another Smartphone from Garmin before the year is out.
Garmin have launched a new version of their satellite navigation system aimed specifically to help lorry drivers across Britain.
The nüvi 465TF is designed to guide the lorry driver the most hazard-free way helping them avoid low bridges, narrow lanes and small villages. The device allows the truck driver to enter the vehicles dimensions and then the nüvi 465TF will reroute the journey taking these measurements into consideration.
For anyone left out there who hasn’t heard about Garmin’s new nuvifone G60, you soon will.
Below are three slightly different commercials that you’ll soon see on all the major networks advertising the Smartphone.