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British team set to shine at World Solar Challenge 2013

Highly innovative bullet shaped solar vehicle enters marathon across Australia A young British racing team has one of the best chances in a decade for victory in the World Solar Challenge, a gruelling 3,000 km marathon across the heart of … Continue reading

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Share adventures in real time with ViewRanger’s ‘TripStories’

ViewRanger, the award-winning free GPS navigation and trail creation app, has launched V4.1 this week with unique ‘TripStories’ feature. The update makes it even easier for users to share their outdoor adventures where and when they happen on social media … Continue reading

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Cats speak to their owners, but are you listening?

CATS SPEAK TO THEIR OWNERS, BUT ARE YOU LISTENING? First CatWatch Day findings show even devoted owners may miss signs of stress  Cats adjust their behaviour to communicate with humans, but few of us understand their efforts. Findings from the … Continue reading

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Preparation is key to avoid roaming charges abroad says Viewranger

PREPARATION IS KEY TO AVOID ROAMING CHARGES ABROAD SAYS VIEWRANGER Craig Wareham gives advice on how best to use your phone abroad this summer The benefits of having a map on your phone are even greater when abroad and in … Continue reading

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Raccoons product test new SureFlap Pet Door

The new SureFlap Pet Door is tested by the craftiest of ‘wannabe’ intruders Raccoons entering homes through unsecure pet doors are a major cause of concern for cat owners in the USA. However, the raccoons at Shepreth Wildlife Park have … Continue reading

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ViewRanger, the outdoors GPS adventure app, offers romance in Denmark

ViewRanger now offers topographic maps, walking and cycling trails across Scandinavia Copenhagen might be the cycle city of the world but all of Denmark, including its islands and extensive sandy beaches, can now be explored more easily by bike, on … Continue reading

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ViewRanger ‘app for adventure’ launches V4.0 for Android

The award winning GPS-adventure app and trail-guide publishing platform ViewRanger has today launched a major update of its Android app, which is available free from Google Play.

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ViewRanger offers Android users ‘maps-with-route’

New in-app features offers maps to go while on the go ViewRanger is adding new features to its award winning ‘adventure app’ which delivers GPS navigation, mapping and location-based content to outdoors enthusiasts worldwide.

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Horse Riding with ViewRanger

Sharing good rides is made easier with ViewRanger Finding somewhere new to ride that is safe and interesting is a challenge, particularly if you are not that confident with a map.  Petra Studholme, a member of the Essex Bridleway Association, … Continue reading

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Dog and owner’s life transformed by SureFlap’s new pet door

Quality of life improved with pet door says Royal Veterinary College animal behaviour consultant  Dogs need the sensory stimulation that comes with the new smells, sounds and sights found outdoors. However new research has found that many dogs are confined … Continue reading

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