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12 hrs ago | Temple City Tribune

Rosemead man sentence to 40 years for threatening woman

By SHEL SEGAL A Rosemead man was sentenced Friday to 40 years to life in prison for criminally threatening a young woman who had refused his romantic advances, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office.

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Related Topix: Rosemead, CA, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Los Angeles County, CA, Science / Technology

19 hrs ago | Construction Equipment

RASTRAC Develops Workforce Tracking App

RASTRAC has developed PocketRASTRAC, an application to turn an iPhone or Android phone/tablet into a GPS tracker complete with secure, two-way messaging.

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Related Topix: iPhone, Science / Technology

23 hrs ago | CoolSmartPhone.com

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini and Young 2 to arrive in the UK in days

The Samsung Young 2 and the Samsung Galaxy S5 mini are due to arrive here in the UK in a matter of days.

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Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology, Cameras, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Bluetooth, Scanners

Yesterday | CiteULike

Sea level measurements using multi-frequency GPS and GLONASS observations

EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing , Vol. 2014, No. 1. , 50, doi:10.1186/1687-6180-2014-50 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

Yesterday | Trucker

Pharmaceutical cargo theft indicates attempted communication jamming

These two incidents may indicate the beginning of a trend in which cargo thieves are attempting to utilize jammer devices in the U.S. as a counter-measure to covert GPS tracking, FreightWatch International officials said.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Cartersville, GA, Bartow County, GA

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Fleetwood Today

Judge gives serial offender a 'last chance' after theft

A man wearing a police tracking device designed to help him stay out of trouble succumbed to temptation and stole expensive gardening equipment from a house in Thornton.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Lancashire County, England, United Kingdom, Science / Technology

NEWS.com.au

Courts have power to order GPS tracking

VICTORIAN courts already have the power to order family violence offenders to wear a GPS monitoring unit, the Attorney-General says.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

Motorbiker.org

Idea: Safer Navigation Instructions On A Motorcycle

As we all know, riding motorcycle with maps is quite difficult. You just can't open a map while riding, and even when you can, reading the small details of the map, again while riding, is anything but safe.

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Related Topix: Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Motorcycles, Science / Technology

Microwave Engineering Online

GPS tracking devices to pass $3.5 billion in 2019

Health, commercial/enterprise, wearables, and iBeacons will help to revive the GPS tracking device market, with ABI Research forecasting the market to reach over $3.5 billion in 2019.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

Examiner.com

verykool s505 spark Android phone, loaded with features at an unreal price

They forward thinking manufacturer of smartphones and devices has released their new verykool s505 Spark.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

The Wave

Editorial: The false promises of GPS ankle monitors

On July 20, this newspaper published a nationwide review of new crimes committed by former inmates fitted with GPS-tracking ankle bracelets.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Opinion

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Click2Houston

Cellphone robbers tracked down by police using GPS

Harris County sheriff's deputies shut down part of the Katy Freeway Tuesday evening as they tried to catch three armed robbery suspects in the 8800 block near Chimney Rock.

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SILive.com

Following stuck truck incidents, DOT to add signage near Emerson Hill entrances

Following numerous reports of trucks getting stuck on Emerson Hill's tricky terrain, Council Member Steven Matteo announced on Tuesday that eight additional signs will be installed at various entrances to the neighborhood in hope of persuading out-of-town truck drivers to heed Department of Transportation warnings, and not their GPS.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

Boating Industry

Simrad announces GLONASS compatibility in MX series

Simrad announced that the Simrad MX Series MX521B Smart Antenna, and HS80A and MX575D DGNSS Compasses have been upgraded to be compatible with both Global Navigation Satellite Systems .

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Russia, Asia, World News

Mon Jul 28, 2014

How Stuff Works

10 Unconventional Uses for GPS

A GPS device can help us find our destination correctly but that's just the beginning of what this technology can do.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

Sun Jul 27, 2014

NEWS.com.au

'GPS tracker fell off': sex offender

A DANGEROUS sex offender who claims his electronic tracker fell off intends to plead not guilty and was granted bail.

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ABC News

Sex offender Murray John Winder pleads not guilty to removing GPS tracking device

A dangerous sex offender has pleaded not guilty to removing a GPS tracking device, telling police it fell off after he accidentally hit it with a tomahawk.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

The Star Online

Satellites and seafood: China keeps fishing fleet connected in disputed waters

On China's southern Hainan island, a fishing boat captain shows a Reuters reporter around his ageing vessel.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Science / Technology

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Ambot ah!

Samsung launches 7-inch TabQ with LTE in China

Samsung introduces its 7-inch phablet that sports a quad-core processor and a 720p HD display.

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Related Topix: Cameras, Science / Technology, Bluetooth

Fri Jul 25, 2014

InformationWeek

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The one obvious device no one seems to has developed is a GPS tracking device for cats that's small enough not to be a burden but has enough battery power to run a transmitter, and doesn't require a monthly subscription fee.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

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