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Special Notice - D-- Phoenix Wireless Data Systems GPS Upgrade Software
The upgrade will be used in conjunction the Fort Campbell LMR, and will provide GPS tracking ability on all issued handheld portable radios.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Earth & Sky
Death Valley sliding stone mystery solved
Watch the video in this post, and become one of the first people on Earth to see the famous sliding stones of Death Valley's Racetrack Playa in motion.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
New market study, "Japan Radio Co., Ltd. (6751) - Financial and...
The company manufactures and sales communication equipment, marine electronics equipment, and system electronics equipment.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Hernando schools consider GPS tracking system for buses
Only three days into the school year, a kindergartner from Brooksville Elementary School walked off his bus at the wrong stop and briefly went missing, triggering a frantic search and sheer panic for his family.
GPS trackers help locate runaway pets
An independent Australian animal welfare charity recently unveiled new GPS tracking technology to help people locate lost or runaway pets.
South China Morning Post
Solution to 'sheepdog mystery' found in the use of two basic rules
A single sheepdog can herd flocks of 80 or more sheep in its everyday work and in competitive herding trials.
Insurers look to Israeli space tug to save wayward European Galileo satellites
According to a Friday story in Space News , insurers of the European Galileo global positioning satellite, two of which were launched into the wrong orbit recently, are talking to a startup Israeli company called Effective Space Solutions about moving them to the correct orbit.
VIDEO: Police trial Bond-style tracking darts
A James Bond-style GPS tracking device being deployed by police in Florida is enabling officers to follow a vehicle without the need for a potentially dangerous high-speed pursuit.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
WZVN-TV Fort Myers
ABC7 Extra: St. Petersburg Police gets GPS tracking device for stolen cars
A high-speed police chase - it's kind of a double-edge sword. The bad guy could get away or someone might get hurt.
EU satellites fired into wrong orbit by 'software bug'
European Space Agency photograph of the medium-lift VS07 Soyuz rocket lifting off from its launching pad in Kourou, French Guiana, last week.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
The Star Online
Herd mentality: - Sheepdog mystery' solved at last
Shepherd Michael Krumme and his Australian Working Kelpie 'Letnetti Max' herd a flock of sheep as part of North Rhine-Westphalia sheep days at the Haus Duesse Agriculture Centre in Bad Sassendorf, Germany, on Aug 21, 2014.
Review: Spot Trace
Own something valuable and potentially mobile and prone to theft? A motorcycle, boat, car, RV or even an ATV? Wouldn't it be good to track its position and even receive automated alerts within moments should it unexpectedly move? Enter the Spot Trace personal GPS tracking device, a multi-purpose GPS gizmo the size of a box of matches that works in ... (more)
Denbighshire Free Press
Net closing in on Denbighshire fly-tippers
Denbighshire County Council has begun using the programme in a bid to deter would-be rubbish dumpers and catch those who persist in carrying out the crime.
DMF to remove buoys from 11 sites
The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries has announced plans to remove buoys over the next several weeks from several artificial reef sites along the coast.
TechTagger Is The Low Tech Solution To Lost Items
Raise your hand if you've ever lost your phone. Quite a few of you, huh? Have you tried GPS lock-on or 3rd party GPS tracking software to find your lost phone only to be sorely disappointed when it was unable to track it for you? Do you believe in the good of your fellow man? TechTagger is the low tech solution to one of our most frequently lost ... (more)
Wed Aug 27, 2014
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.
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 .
Geodesy and relativity
Relativity, or gravitational physics, has widely entered geodetic modelling and parameter determination.
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.
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.