Software

Garmin EDGE LiveTrack Spectator Messaging

Garmin EDGE LiveTrack Spectator Messaging: Feature Preview

LiveTrack Spectator Messaging that first appeared on select Garmin wearables has now appeared in recent public beta firmwares for the EDGE 1040 GPS Cycling Computer. In this video I take the feature for a 45min test ride while inviting people to send me messages via LiveTrack. Note: This is a beta feature of the EDGE […]

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GPLama Zwift New Roads

Zwift Update November 2022: ZWIFT New Roads // Ride With… is BACK!

Zwift Update 1.31 for November 2022 has around 23kms / 14 miles of new roads on the Makuri Islands world map, 8 new routes (and route badges to tick off), and brings back the “Ride With..” functionally to join your friends/pros/verified riders on Zwift. .   Links: Zwift November 2022 Update Notes: https://bit.ly/3tfLmsm ——————– #Zwift […]

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GPLama AppleTV 4K Gen III

NEW Apple TV 4K Gen III: A Worthy Upgrade for Indoor Cycling Apps?

The third generation of the AppeTV 4K has landed with an upgrade in storage, processing power, and at a lower price. With the ATV being a popular unit for indoor cycling apps, is the third generation worth the upgrade?   Links: GPLama A-Z AppleTV Zwift User Experience Video: https://youtu.be/6KVkjmeW6AM Buy AppleTV: Apple TV 4K Gen […]

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GPLama Elemnt Public Route Sharing

Wahoo ELEMNT Cycling GPS Public Route Sharing: Details // How-To

A hands-on look at the new Public Route Sharing feature from Wahoo for their ELEMNT Cycling GPS computers. This is a neat way to share event routes to a LOT of people very quickly. This is compatible with all Wahoo ELEMNT cycling computers from the original ELEMNT through to the new BOLT2 & ROAM2.   […]

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ZWIFT ‘HoloReplay’ Ghost Riders: Race Yourself // Pace Yourself!

Zwift has started the 2022/2023 indoor season off on the right foot by releasing their “HoloReplay” feature…. which we’ll all no doubt call ‘Ghost Riders’. These replays will appear on in-game timed segments and allow you to race (or pace) against your previous effort. Full details in this video.   ➡️ SUBSCRIBE to be notified […]

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GPLama Cycling GPS Startup Times

16 Cycling GPS Computer Startup Times TESTED!

Bike computer startup time seems to vary a LOT between different manufacturers and models. It also changes regularly with firmware updates and ‘optimisations’, sometimes not for the better. In this video I put 16 different cycling GPS computers to the test against the clock to measure their startup time.   NOTE: GPS/satellite lock is a […]

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Strava Updates June 2022

STRAVA Updates June 2022: Gravel/MTB/eMTB & Activity Video Uploads!

A number of updates to Strava were released this month including the ability to better categorise cycling disciplines such as gravel and MTB, as well as a follow-up release of video uploads for all Strava users (not just subscribers!).   ——————–

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GPLama Varia Radar LOUD

LOUDER Garmin Varia RADAR Alerts: Using Bluetooth Audio Alerts // How-To

This video contains information on how to get LOUDER audio alerts from Bluetooth compatible Garmin Varia Radar devices.   Links: Garmin Varia Mobile App: https://bit.ly/38WhbzW RideWithGPS: https://bit.ly/3M5uICO GPLama Varia RCT715 Video: https://youtu.be/m_86IZfPY4U GPLama Varia RTL515 Video: https://youtu.be/UTLIeaRKN6c Where to Buy: Garmin Varia Radar RCT715 (Amazon US): https://amzn.to/3wqjBQy Garmin Varia Radar Light RTL515 (Amazon US): https://amzn.to/3gj7tXl […]

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Hammerhead Heatmaps SUUNTO

Hammerhead x Suunto: Cycling Heatmaps for the Karoo Cycling GPS Computers

Hammerhead owners can connect their Suunto and Hammerhead accounts via the Hammerhead Dashboard allowing for activity tracking via the Suunto App with the added bonus of access to cycling heatmaps directly on the Karoo 1 & 2 cycling computers. This video covers all the details for cyclists and a detailed road test of the new […]

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Zwift Direct Connect

ZWIFT Adds Wahoo KICKR Direct Connect Support: Details // Dropout Tested!

After a long wait, Zwift are now finally supporting the Wahoo KICKR Direct Connect network adapter. This means no more ANT+ dropouts or Bluetooth issues for those with compatible Wahoo smart trainers. This video covers all the details and puts the Direct Connect to the ultimate test against a microwave oven, a known destroyer of […]

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