3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
Bought the TomTom and then drove my car across four countries in Europe. Did the job nicely. I had to change the voice to a New Zealand character to get metric instructions.
The extensive point of interest database is very good. Found a hidden beach and a nice market town in Holland by search out nearby POIs.
The mounting clip is very good and makes for quick removal of the device while leaving the suction cup in place.
Start up and shutdown is very fast and satellite acquisition was never an issue.
The advanced lane guidance is very clear and helps on the big motorways.
My only criticism is the lack of the feature to navigate to a… Read more
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
You gotta admire his tenacity
, 10 Aug 2008
I had the advantage of meeting Shed and watching his presentation at Borders in Kingston yesterday. He signed my copy of his book (with a stamp) and I took it home to read. I just finished it.
I found the book well written, inspirational and in general an adventure into the world of ideas creation and the entrepreneurial spirit. Some readers may mistake and ego for what I think is passion and doggedness to succeed and and undying belief in his own dreams.
One of the reasons I choose to live in England is that just occasionally you stumble on an eccentric like Shed and with this book I was able to jump along for the ride, if just for a while.