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7 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

10 apps parents should know

As social media and technology advance it can be difficult for parents to keep up with what is popular with their teenagers.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Social Software, Startups, Facebook

12 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

For jail boss, - red flags' in inmate labor program

Bernalillo County house arrest inmates assigned to clean up weeds and trash as part of their community service spent nearly as much time on private property as on public rights of way during a four-day stretch last summer, according to newly released GPS data obtained by KRQE News 13 .


Related Topix: Bernalillo County, NM, Science / Technology, South Valley, NM

16 hrs ago | CiteULike

Geodesy and relativity

Relativity, or gravitational physics, has widely entered geodetic modelling and parameter determination.


Related Topix: Physics, Science, Science / Technology

20 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Doggie Data: Pooches Are Most Active in Portland and Laziest in Houston

As Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan says, dogs need to move. A lot. For many pet owners that means walks and trips to the dog park, but for animal fitness-tracker companies, that means data.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

21 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

Could Robots Play The Role Of A Shepherd One Day?

Robots do seem to gain a higher level of acceptance in humanity, where they now serve in a restaurant in China, while another research pinpoints that humans are far more likely to obey commands from a robot than a direct human superior when working on a similar project.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, Gadgets

Yesterday | CiteULike

Short Note: On the Relativistic Doppler Effect for Precise Velocity Determination using GPS

The Doppler effect is the apparent shift in frequency of an electromagnetic signal that is received by an observer moving relative to the source of the signal.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Yesterday | Hispanic Business

Evidence taken from Aaron Hernandez devices blocked

An iPhone 5, a BlackBerry Bold cellphone, and three iPads with GPS tracking capability were taken from Hernandez's number and did not apply to the five devices, or make any mention of GPS devices.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Age

Solved: mystery of how kelpies herd sheep revealed

New research shows that a kelpie can herd more than 100 sheep by following two simple rules.


Norwalk Citizen News

Biologist: New collar for wolf OR-7 no easy matter

This photo provided by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife which was made with a remote camera on May 3, 2014 shows the wolf designated OR-7 on the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest in southwest Oregon's Cascade Mountains.


Related Topix: Rogue River, OR, Science / Technology

CBC News

European satellites for GPS-like service put in wrong orbit

Space transport company Arianespace launched two satellites for Europe's Galileo system aboard a Russian Soyuz rocket from French Guiana on Friday but they were put into the wrong orbit, calling into question their usefulness for the Galileo system.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, South America, World News, French Guiana

Courthouse News Service

Worker Claims Hobby Lobby Snooped

Hobby Lobby had an injured worker followed by investigators who tried to put a GPS tracking device on his car after the man sought worker's comp for an on-the-job injury, the man claims in court.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, US News, US Supreme Court

Wireless Design Online

PCTEL Unveils GPS/GLONASS High Rejection Time Sync Antennas

PCTEL, Inc. , a leader in performance critical telecom solutions, announced today its new series of GPS/GLONASS High Rejection Time Sync antennas.


Related Topix: Telecom, PCTel, Software, PCTEL, Science / Technology, Wireless, Emerging Technology

Mon Aug 25, 2014


PawTrack Is a GPS Tracker Just For Cats

With so many GPS pet trackers out there, is there room for yet more? The pet products industry is estimated to be worth $58.5 billion and there are more than 170 million pet dogs and cats in the U.S. alone , and as long as pets keep getting lost, companies will keep figuring out ways to help frantic owners find them.


Related Topix: Dogs, Pets

Chico Enterprise-Record

Biologists want to capture, re-collar Oregon's wandering wolf

MEDFORD, ORE. >> Biologists plan to recapture and re-collar OR-7, Oregon's famous wandering wolf that is now a settled father of pups.


Related Topix: Oregon, Medford, OR, Science / Technology, us Travel, Travel

Wireless Developer Network

MileBug Wins Best GPS-Enabled App - 2014 Summer Awards

Izatt Apps is proud to announce the honor of it's flagship app, MileBug, being among the award recipients for the Best Mobile App Awards - Summer 2014.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, iPod touch App, iPad App, Google+, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Ipad, iPhone, Apple, Startups, Best of 2007

Sys-Con Media

Trimble Introduces State-of-the-Art Integrated Seismic and Geodetic...

The SG160-09 provides real-time GNSS positioning and seismic data for earthquake early warning and volcano monitoring as well as infrastructure monitoring for buildings, bridges, dams as well as other natural and manmade structures.


Related Topix: Startups, Trimble Navigation, Trimble, Science / Technology, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, CPU

Sun Aug 24, 2014


Two Galileo GPS satellites launched in wrong orbit

Two satellites that are intended to form part of the European Galileo satellite navigation system went astray from their intended orbit after launch from French Guiana on Friday, satellite launch company Arianespace said.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, South America, World News, French Guiana, Space


European Navigation Satellites Get Lost In Orbit

The European Space Agency and the European Union want to provide an alternate to GPS- Global Positioning System , the space-based satellite navigation system operated by the United States-called Galileo, named after the astronomer who gave us the precursor of Newtonian physics.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Astronomy, Science, Physics

The Fresno Bee

Biologists plan to re-collar Ore.'s wandering wolf

The Medford Mail Tribune reports that the plan calls for recapturing the male wolf along with his mate and three pups to keep tracking Western Oregon's only known wolf family as they work their way toward pack status.


Related Topix: Science / Technology


SpaceX Rocket Explodes During Test Flight

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket was being prepared for a launch to deliver cargo to the International Space Station in 2011.


Related Topix: McGregor, TX, Science / Technology, Space


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