In Pictures: 12 Bluetooth gadgets for geeks

Bluetooth, the short range wireless data communications technology, is in a huge range of products these days, and not just computers and phones.

The Garmin fēnix watch is much more than a timepiece. With a built-in altimeter, barometer, and 3-axis compass with automatic sensor calibration it can store up to 1,000 waypoints and up to 10,000 track points. Its TracBack feature reverses the track log to navigate you back to your starting point and, using its built in Bluetooth, you can share routes, tracks and waypoints with other devices. The fēnix can also collect data from ANT-compatible devices, such as wireless heart rate monitor, cadence sensors and Tempe wireless temperature sensor. Priced at $400, it is a gadget that even a desk-bound geek will lust after (and you’ll never lose your way to the lunch room again).

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