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16 min ago | Professional Surveyor

Locata Warns: Lessons to Be Learned from GLONASS Spasm

From GPS World Calling it an "unprecedented and deeply worrying total disruption .

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4 hrs ago | DVDCreation Reviews

DeLorme Announces inReach Explorer, the World's First Satellite...

The latest generation of inReach will be available in stores in early May and builds on DeLorme's award-winning technology to keep outdoor adventurers, offshore boaters, hunters, aviators, travelers and workers connected wherever they go.

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8 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Spirent Enables GPS, Multi-GNSS Integration in Consumer Devices with New Entry Level Test System

Spirent Communications today introduced the GSS6300M range of multi-channel GPS and multi-GNSS simulators for receiver integrators, application developers, aftercare and production testing environments.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Spirent Communications, Startups, Marketing

11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Glassboro sex offender convicted of evading GPS supervision

A Glassboro man registered under Megan's Law as a sex offender was convicted Tuesday of violating the state's supervision program by failing to maintain contact via GPS tracking, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Glassboro, NJ, Gloucester County, NJ, Cape May County, NJ, Newfield, NJ

11 hrs ago | PC Magazine

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Read PCMag's GPS reviews for the quickest route to a GPS device that gets you where you're going-without breaking the bank along the way.

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14 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Skypatrol Partners with Franchise Auto Dealers to Put the Profit Back ...

Skypatrol announces the launch of its Protek GPS Vehicle Theft Recovery System sold through new car dealerships.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Nanaimo Daily News

Police: GPS tracking of 2 California sex offenders helped solve but didn't deter ...

This combination of undated photos from the Megan's Law website shows suspects, Steven Dean Gordon, 45, left, and Franc Cano, 27, who were arrested on Friday, April 11, 2014, on suspicion of killing four women in Orange County, Calif.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Science / Technology, Violent Crime, Anaheim, CA

Daily Mail

Couple arrested while driving a stolen car to COURT in California...

Two sex offenders out on parole went on a savage rape and murder spree that left FIVE women dead... all while wearing their GPS ANKLE BRACELETS EXCLUSIVE 'They're not mine': Estranged husband of woman who admitted to killing six of her newborn babies says he isn't the father and that she was kicked out of the house for cheating Is this the worst ... (more)

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App

Planetizen

The History of GPS-Back to the First Century

A new book details the primitive origins of the GPS tracking technologies that are so pervasive in today's mobile-phone-enabled world.

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Wireless Design Online

SkyTraq Launches Miniature Programmable GNSS Receiver Module

SkyTraq introduces a new family of high-performance system-in-package GNSS receiver modules supporting GPS / GLONASS / Beidou / QZSS / SBAS.

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GlobeNewswire

- RDA Microelectronics Announces Sampling of WiFi Combo Chip With GPS for Mobile Applications

RDA Microelectronics, Inc. , a fabless semiconductor company that designs, develops and markets wireless systems-on-chip and radio-frequency semiconductors for cellular, connectivity and broadcast applications, today announced sampling of its RDA5992 SoC solution integrating WiFi, Bluetooth and FM with a GPS receiver for mobile applications.

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Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Readers Digest Associates, Publishing, Media, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, CPU

PennLive.com

GPS signal from stolen cellphones leads Fairview Township police to alleged thief

James A. Detter III, 19, is accused of breaking into vehicles at the Fairview Township FedEx facility where he used to work, according to township police.

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Mother Jones

Author Hiawatha Bray's new book "You Are Here" examines modern navigation.

Boston Globe technology writer Hiawatha Bray recalls the moment that inspired him to write his new book, You Are Here: From the Compass to GPS, the History and Future of How We Find Ourselves .

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Law.com

Private Investigators Converge on Washington

Meeting with legislators about issues that might impact me can be dicey, since I reside in Washington, D.C., and therefore have no national legislators.

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Related Topix: Washington, DC, US Politics, Senator Tim Kaine, US News, US Senate, Science / Technology

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Men Who Allegedly Raped And Killed 4 Women Probably Wore...

Police believe two men suspected of murdering at least four women were probably wearing the GPS tracking devices that a court mandated because they had previously sexually assaulted children, the Los Angeles Times reports .

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The Las Vegas Sun

Calif. authorities say parolees outfitted with GPS tracking killed at ...

Stephen Dean Gordon, 45, left, and Franc Cano, 27, are under arrest on suspicion of killing four women in Orange County, Calif.

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FOX23

Suspected California killers wore GPS devices, police say

Authorities in Southern California say two registered sex offenders have been charged with raping and killing four California women since last year.

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Boston.com

California police chief says sex offenders wore GPS tracking devices during serial killings

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The Washington Post

Why COSMIC-2 is a lot more than a nice to havea

Last week Sen. Richard Shelby remarked that while JPSS is "essential" to the nation's weather forecasting capabilities, COSMIC-2 , and GPS Radio Occultation observations are only "nice to have."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Richard Shelby, Science / Technology, Meteorology, Science, Weather, Sports

CiteULike

GLONASS-R: GNSS reflectometry with a Frequency Division Multiple...

The information from reflected Global Navigation Satellite System signals can become a valuable data source, from which geophysical properties can be deduced.

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