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* Garmin GPS: http://buy.garmin.com/en-CA/CA/index.ep | [http://www.shop.ca/c/garmin?cm_mmc=Paid-Search-_-Google-_-CPC-_-Search&gclid=CjwKEAjwkf-gBRCd-b2m2aOo0EQSJABMeQDkBTOHOhZp1OqO78RaFNL1MFM_L85_iGwPKIFCqc3joxoC7-7w_wcB SHOP.CA] | [http://www.costco.ca/gps.html COSTCO]
 
* Garmin GPS: http://buy.garmin.com/en-CA/CA/index.ep | [http://www.shop.ca/c/garmin?cm_mmc=Paid-Search-_-Google-_-CPC-_-Search&gclid=CjwKEAjwkf-gBRCd-b2m2aOo0EQSJABMeQDkBTOHOhZp1OqO78RaFNL1MFM_L85_iGwPKIFCqc3joxoC7-7w_wcB SHOP.CA] | [http://www.costco.ca/gps.html COSTCO]
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* How does GPS work?: http://airandspace.si.edu/gps/work.html
 
* How does GPS work?: http://airandspace.si.edu/gps/work.html
 
* How GPS Receivers Work: http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/gadgets/travel/gps.htm
 
* How GPS Receivers Work: http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/gadgets/travel/gps.htm
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* Global Positioning - Accuracy is addictive: http://www.economist.com/node/1020779
  
  

Latest revision as of 22:09, 3 December 2014

Global Positioning Systems (commonly abbreviated as GPS) is a technology which uses sattelites or other terrestrial communications towers to identify the geographical coordinates (lattitude and longitude) of a particular device, which may or may not be attached to or owned by a particular person.


Use in Automobiles

GPS is becoming increasingly prevalent in Automobiles[1], with a variety of applications including Anti-Theft[2], Vehicle Tracking[3], Driving Directions (route finder)[4] and mapping communities and landmarks for trip planning.


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Resources


Tutorials


External Links


References

  1. GPS Guide for Beginners: http://www.mygpstalk.com/images/GPSGuideforBeginners_Manual.pdf
  2. GPS Anti-Theft Tracking Systems to Reduce Theft: http://ezinearticles.com/?GPS-Anti-Theft-Tracking-Systems-to-Reduce-Theft&id=1580046
  3. Keeping Track of Automobiles using GPS Vehicle Tracking: http://www.surveillanceforsecurity.com/gps-vehicle-tracking.html
  4. Portable car GPS systems: http://www.gps-practice-and-fun.com/car-gps.html

See Also

Map | LBS | RFID | Surveillance | Security | Privacy