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Nearly everyone has heard of geotagging. That's when you embed GPS coordinates into an image or video in order to plot them on a map and recognize where a given image or video was taken. But geocaching is another matter. This is a lesser known "sport" where players can hide capsules and tag the whereabouts with geocaching data. Garmin calls it a high-tech hide 'n seek, and their new "Chirp" module enables even more players to join. The Chirp is described as a unique wireless beacon designed specifically for the outdoor adventures of geocaching, but to use it, you'll need a certain one of Garmin's outdoor navigation units. They mention the Dakota and Oregon devices in particular, which can pair... Read more...