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Priceless Information about Getting a DVD Recorder

Do you need Digital Versatile Disc quality; nonetheless miss your old VCRs capacity to record your favourite drama episodes? ... market, which includes the world’s first Global Positioning System navigation system in nineteen ... are following them and what the hottest improvements are. Pioneer makes a number of DVD recorders [more...]

Date: 2008-11-06 08:50:56

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GPS Drawings

Global Positioning System receivers determine one’s position on the surface of the Earth by trilateration of microwave signals from satellites orbiting at an altitude of 20,200 km. Tracks of a journey can automatically be recorded into the GPS receiver’s memory and can now be downloaded onto a computer as a basis for a drawing, sculpture [more...]

Date: 2009-01-27 11:19:01


Marine GPS - What You Should Know

No doubt you’ve heard of auto GPS or even handheld GPS systems, but you may not be aware that marine GPS units also exist ... . GPS stands for “Global Positioning System.” This system is basically a set of satellites. They go around the world two times a day, and they transmit information on location and time. ... [more...]

Date: 2009-01-03 08:15:06


Vehicle tracking systems

The Global Positioning System is a breakthrough technology that has changed the way many businesses work by allowing them to more easily manage ... as a backup. GPS receivers that are installed in a vehicle transmit receive a signal ... . They are very easy to set up and use. Vehicle trackers have benefited many businesses through reduced [more...]

Date: 2008-11-07 15:35:00


Global Positioning Technology Description

The worldwide Global Positioning System (GPS) network was designed by the US Department of Defense, ... with the consumer in mind. For example, GPS handhelds ( http://www.gpsdevices.info/gps-handhelds.php ... as a way to track one’s exact location anywhere in the world. The GPS network consists of 24 [more...]

Date: 2009-01-16 14:49:41


Enlightening Info about Acquiring a Digital Versatile Disc Recorder

Do you crave for DVD superiority; though miss your old video recorder’s (VCR’s) capability to tape your much-loved television shows? ... , including the world’s first Global Positioning System (GPS) navigation system in nineteen ninety ... recorders at Digital Direct. Pioneer manufactures an array of Digital Versatile Disc recorders, several [more...]

Date: 2008-11-07 12:13:11


Practical Info about Obtaining a Digital Versatile Disc (DVD) Recorder

Do you require Digital Versatile Disc excellence; yet miss your old video recorder’s (VCRs) capability to tape your beloved series? ... Global Positioning System (GPS) navigation system in nineteen ninety and the first ever Digital ... on offer - which companies are supporting them and what the most modern improvements are. Pioneer [more...]

Date: 2008-11-12 22:18:52


Bluetooth GPS In Smaller Packages

It is perhaps a tough idea to visualize how new gadgets can phase the older ones evidencing that there are numerous diversities of electronic ... in various products, and through the aid of the global positioning systems, it helped a lot find themselves ... the government opened the use of signals from global positioning satellites to the public a few [more...]

Date: 2008-12-21 01:24:53


From the Stars to the Streets

By James Gilbert PynnNeil Armstrong said it: "Houston, the Eagle has landed ... agencies should have access to the GPS tracking systems. It's fair to say many people couldn't find ... began implementing a new tracking system, called the Global Positioning System (GPS). The system [more...]

Date: 2009-01-29 23:15:00


F-22 Raptors Drop JDAMs

Vid Caption: F-22 Raptors assigned to the 90th Fighter Squadron at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska drop Joint Direct Attack Munitions (JDAMs) ... to their target by an integrated inertial guidance system coupled with a Global More..Positioning System (GPS) receiver for enhanced accuracy, giving them a published range of up to 15 nautical miles [more...]

Date: 2008-08-15 16:35:44


Insightful Info about Buying a DVD Recorder

Do you fancy DVD quality; yet miss your old video recorders (VCRs) capacity to record your beloved telly series? ... , which includes the world’s first Global Positioning System (GPS) navigation system in nineteen ... and what the up-to-the-minute improvements are. Pioneer produces an assortment of DVD recorders, several of which [more...]

Date: 2008-11-10 09:55:49


About GPS Tracking

Global Positioning System or is famous name people with GPS is a system to monitor or track position something, usually vehicles, or something valuable by using GPS satellite and GPS receiver. at the first time it used by Mining ... and in low performance level. Now GPS Tracking system that was developed to determine a precise [more...]

Date: 2009-01-21 10:49:58


An Introduction to GPS Systems and Devices

GPS Systems are becoming increasingly popular these days because of all the navigation benefits they can provide. Owning a GPS system is a great way to never get lost on the road again and to avoid using those inconvenient paper maps.The term GPS stands for Global Positioning System. Originally the GPS system [more...]

Date: 2009-01-26 06:38:40


Hiking with a GPS Unit

Even with vehicles having GPS tracking systems installed as standard, the true value of Global Positioning Systems isn’t widely acknowledged yet. In recent times, GPS devices are commonly used as utility options for the outdoor adventurer. It’s thought that GPS systems will be as common as the cell phone. GPS gadgets used by the outdoor [more...]

Date: 2008-11-11 01:00:18


Don’t get lost

A GPS tracking unit is a device that uses the Global Positioning System to determine the precise location of a Fleet Tracking, person, ... tracker will fall into one of these three categories: A GPS logger simply logs the position ... software. Such systems are not new; amateur radio operators have been operating their free GPS-based [more...]

Date: 2008-11-06 18:20:33


An Interstellar GPS System

When we jump into the car we are accustomed to using a Global Positioning System (GPS) mapping device to find our way around town. Milkyway_sst ... . The galaxy proves its equivalent of a GPS system on a vastly grader scale, and for free. This celestial "GPS" (Galactic Positioning System) could conceivably be used for tooling around our solar sys [more...]

Date: 2008-08-01 07:35:10


GPS Tracking: Navigating the World

by Herbert Reich Global Positioning Systems are now the standard navigational system worldwide ... of navigation by nearly everyone. Today, you can find a GPS system in almost every new car model ... . This is why you are able to see exactly where your location is, even when you’re moving. Most GPS systems [more...]

Date: 2008-10-28 23:28:58


MTA motion calls for Metrolink safety improvements

The Metro (the MTA) Board will consider a motion Thursday morning that calls for Metrolink to add a second engineer to the cab, ... ) systems prevent train collisions and over-speed accidents by using global positioning systems (GPS) and automatic control systems to override mistakes made by human operators. The PTC system, which [more...]

Date: 2008-09-25 01:05:57


Ascension Island Webcam

October 10, 2008 Ascension Island is an island in the South Atlantic Ocean, around 994 miles from the coast of Africa ... antennas (others are on Kwajalein, Diego Garcia, Colorado Springs and Hawaii) that assist in the operation of the Global Positioning System (GPS) navigational system. Posted by sn00pm0nk3y Filed [more...]

Date: 2008-10-11 01:11:41


A Global World: GPS

by James Gilbert PynnBefore the Eagle had landed, the Soviets had threatened to dominate space ... Space Race, NASA began implementing a new tracking system, called the Global Positioning System (GPS ... and intercontinental ballistic missiles. Initially developed by the Navy, the first successful GPS [more...]

Date: 2009-01-29 23:22:57


GPS Bill Would Help California Motorists Find Their Way—and Help Them Avoid Hefty Tickets

Sanity-saving measure has firm direction ... a car equipped with an optional, factory-installed Global Positioning System. While these systems ... this bleak horizon, amazingly little, low-cost gadgets known as portable GPS devices have begun [more...]

Date: 2008-08-10 13:31:07


Five Uses For GPS Systems

Perhaps you haven’t bought a Global Positioning System (GPS) yet because you don’t feel you need it ... a GPS has for the average person is that it is a more convenient way to get driving directions ... can do with a GPS than just use it for mapping. Here are a few uses for a GPS that may get you thinking [more...]

Date: 2009-02-24 06:45:55


Five Uses For GPS Systems

Perhaps you haven’t bought a Global Positioning System (GPS) yet because you don’t feel you need it ... a GPS has for the average person is that it is a more convenient way to get driving directions ... can do with a GPS than just use it for mapping. Here are a few uses for a GPS that may get you thinking [more...]

Date: 2009-02-23 16:49:24


GPS Makes A Wonderful Christmas Gift

Do you or someone you know have difficulties finding directions in a strange place? If so, giving the gift of GPS for Christmas could be the answer to your prayers. GPS (Global Positioning System) is an operational navigational system that utilizes navigational satellites [more...]

Date: 2008-12-09 00:23:20


How do you spell “double trouble”? F-E-M-A-C-O R P S

If the idea of a partnership between FEMA and the Corps of Engineers doesn’t keep you up at night, nothing will ... is painted bright orange, and its roof rack bristles with electronics: a global positioning system (GPS) antenna, a laser measuring system and 14 digital cameras.Today, the drive takes him past rows [more...]

Date: 2009-01-24 22:06:07


Latin American drug gangs use GPS to outwit police

Posted on 21. Feb, 2009 by admin in TechnologyDrug smugglers are using sophisticated devices like satellite positioning systems to outwit police and ... room for drugs, are now fitting them with Global Positioning Systems so they can meet up with refueling ships at sea. Using GPS devices to hook up with a waiting ship loaded with fuel means a much [more...]

Date: 2009-02-21 20:02:09


Best purchase ever – GPS system from Garmin!

GPS stands for Global Positioning System, being one of the smartest devices ever made by a human ... that provide Garmin GPS systems at truly affordable prices. Just be patient and search for the best ... you to find out that Garmin GPS is able to recognize your voice. That’s right. Speech recognition [more...]

Date: 2008-12-12 00:22:58


Westfalia’s SuperGreen Eco Van: This Ain’t No Hippie-Mobile!

Twenty years ago when I travelled all over the country to see the Grateful Dead, ... the vehicle is stationary.  There is an on-board computer and a GPS (Global Positioning System) that calculates the optimal position for the solar panels which are dubbed “Sun Tracker.” Westfalia [more...]

Date: 2008-10-27 15:09:01


GPS Tracking

Global Positioning System aka GPS is a satellite-based navigation system that gives us the exact and precise location of the GPS receiver from around ... men in one of the brothels in town. He, out of curiosity, placed a GPS tracker in the car ... of Defense constantly helps us to pinpoint the precise location of GPS receiver irrespective of any weather [more...]

Date: 2008-12-30 21:00:49


Hey, Slow Down A Minute….Or A Second, Actually

The U.S. Naval Observatory, the official time keepers for the world, are adding one second to 2008 ... the Earth.  It also benefits other systems including the Global Position System (GPS) and the Internet based Network Time Protocol (NTP) which are dependent on exact timing.  Since 1972 the so called [more...]

Date: 2009-01-01 00:31:56


Cheap GPS

Cheap GPS The gps system is an invention which now provides help to people to find their way from place to place. This is alternatively called a Global Positioning Satellite system. The gps systems use the satellites which have been made to help with navigation, tracking and location coordinates [more...]

Date: 2008-12-15 17:01:31


A Strange Pigovian Idea in Oregon

A reader asks about this plan:Democratic Gov. Theodore R ... state task force will look at equipping every new vehicle in Oregon with a Global Positioning System ... advantage for the GPS system: You can potentially calibrate the level of the tax to the degree [more...]

Date: 2009-01-06 15:20:00


Pentagon: Joint Report Cites Potential Causes for Future Global Flashpoints

News in Balance: WASHINGTON, Dec ... or terrorists obtaining relatively inexpensive, commercially available global positioning systems to enhance the guidance systems of older rockets and missile systems. “Now we have GPS devices [more...]

Date: 2008-12-08 22:58:05


The Advantages of a Cell Phone with GPS

By Pete Ross Christopher Geller Rick SidnelSince its inception, there have been numerous upgrades and alterations to the global positioning system ... for competing devices will be eliminated. Currently, regular GPS trackers can run as high as one thousand ... . Nowadays it is easy to get your hands on a GPS system, and their functionality and capabilities [more...]

Date: 2009-01-09 20:30:00


Bushnell BackTrack, a fairly limited intro to GPS devices

Those who are seriously into GPS (the worldwide global positioning system which uses a series of satellites to show their position within a few ... it acquires the GPS satellites. Then, you mark your location using the left hand button and one of three ... , the car, and a third open marker) users can keep track of waypoints, where their car [more...]

Date: 2008-10-23 21:00:59


Officials Work to Meet Pentagon’s Need for Space Capabilities

By Army Staff Sgt. Michael J. Carden American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON, Feb ... such as satellite imagery, global positioning systems, high-speed communications and missile warning systems have been a growing national defense necessity since the Cold War era, Wegner said [more...]

Date: 2009-02-03 01:58:09


Trimble Adds Yuma Tablet to Its Family of Outdoor Rugged Computing Products

All-in-one Mobile Computing Solution Brings Full Office Capabilities to the Field Trimble introduced the Yuma(TM) ... Yuma tablet is a fully functional computer that runs the Windows Vista Business operating system. Standard features include integrated WiFi connectivity, Global Positioning System (GPS) and two geotag [more...]

Date: 2009-02-21 09:46:54


Navigating the World: GPS

by Herbert Reich The Global Positioning System (GPS) has become the de facto navigation system for the entire world ... of navigation by nearly everyone. Today, you can find a GPS system in almost every new car model ... to see exactly where your location is, even when you’re moving. Most GPS systems have been factored [more...]

Date: 2008-10-28 23:31:26


GPS Tracking: Navigating the World

Global Positioning Systems are now the standard navigational system worldwide ... of navigation by nearly everyone. Today, you can find a GPS system in almost every new car model, on cell phones, and several other devices. Where did the GPS system come from and how does it work [more...]

Date: 2008-11-03 12:04:08


The Advantages of a Cell Phone with GPS

by Trent Ford The global positioning system was made by the United States Department of Defense and has been utilized considerably by the army ... will be eliminated. Currently, regular GPS trackers can run as high as one thousand dollars, although ... . Despite this, GPS is seeing more action commercially, and more people have access to this sort [more...]

Date: 2009-01-07 12:46:53


Eye In the Sky: GPS

by Fabian Toulouse Originally, the Global Positioning System (GPS) was designed solely for military use ... systems into their cell phones. Soon, services like OnStar and TomTom were folded into the automobile ... available to “serve the good of the people.” The GPS system is now widely used across the world [more...]

Date: 2008-09-17 09:07:51


Proposed Legislation

Here are a few Public Health and Safety bills currently being proposed by the Legislature here in Indiana BILL: ... displays, navigation information, global positioning systems, maps or visual information to enhance ... , a portable computer or similar device commits a Class C infraction. It makes certain exceptions [more...]

Date: 2009-02-16 10:32:00


Add an Extra Second to your Clocks: 2009 becomes longer for Pakistanis

Adil Najam News sources around the world are reporting that, however, that we will have to live with the 2008 a full second more than we thought! ... of these going out of sync can severely impact things like global positioning systems, internet-based time ... ’s official timekeepers - the International Earth Rotation and Reference Systems Service (IERS [more...]

Date: 2008-12-31 05:06:41


No wonder to Demarast, and NASA why i feel NAUSEOUS at half of the time… yes… now anyway… as i use WIKIPEDIA…Speed of light From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaJump to: navigation, search“Lightspeed” redirects here. For other uses, see ... or precise time measurements are involved. For example, in the Global Positioning System (GPS), a GPS [more...]

Date: 2009-02-11 10:35:55


Navigation Systems And GPS Technology Can Improve Lives

Topics: GPS devices, GPS uses, Global positioning system, GPS technology, ... like the medic alert bracelets will allow GPS tracking that is even more reliable for the elderly. GPS ... . Global positioning technology has become part of the mainstream allowing everyone to use it. GPS devices [more...]

Date: 2009-02-07 04:20:03


Trulia Steps Up Their Game

UH OH! Scientists may have just discovered that staying in your feed reader and not commenting on this article may cause IBS! ... out in this release.” Trulia on the Road “Trulia has also teamed up with Dash Navigation to provide mobile access through its GPS Global Positioning System -enabled navigation device, giving you yet another [more...]

Date: 2008-08-25 06:37:34


Find All The GPS Systems Information You Need

Are you looking for some GPS systems information? Then come to see us ... to know about GPS systems information. But, first than anything, what is exactly a Global Positioning System (GPS)? It is a satellite-based navigation system made up of a network of 24 satellites placed [more...]

Date: 2009-01-15 14:43:20


GPS Overview

Subscribe to Global Positioning System at AboutClock.com There are lots for you to choose from to suit your business or personal needs ... for you: GPS Vehicle Tracking: This is only to keep track of where the car is traveling, but will not tell you how to get to a destination. GPS vehicle tracking is especially useful for companies [more...]

Date: 2008-12-06 12:32:41


New Cell Phone & Gps Advantages

by Pete Ross Christopher Geller Rick SidnelSince its inception, there have been numerous upgrades and alterations to the global positioning system ... can quickly calculate how to get you to your destination.Unfortunately for kids, GPS can be used by parents ... . Nowadays it is easy to get your hands on a GPS system, and their functionality and [more...]

Date: 2009-01-02 21:57:08


GPS Comparisons

Global positioning system (GPS) is becoming an integral part of today’s lifestyle. Almost everyone has come into contact with a GPS unit. Some say that most GPS units function the same way but there are others who are critical of every minute detail of their GPS unit. Conducting GPS comparison shopping will enable a consumer [more...]

Date: 2009-02-13 20:58:21



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