The Application of GPS: Personal & Professional GPS Applications – Using GPS from Agriculture to Zoology
To fully appreciate the many benefits of GPS we must first embrace the vast array of social and professional settings in which GPS tools and navigation aids are used. Here we discuss the application of GPS, looking at, amongst other things – GPS Tracking for Roads and Highways, Space, Aviation and Marine studies; GPS Mapping in Military, Government, and Social Science; GPS Surveying for Construction, Environmental Studies, Public Safety and Disaster Relief.
Do you need GPS navigation tools for your next seafaring adventure? Bright Hub is here to help. This convenient collection of article links will provide reviews and guides that will assist you with your marine GPS device and application choices.
GPS tracking has come a long way in just a few years. The transmitters have become so small they can fit inside the back of a cell phone, be sewn into dog collars or even slipped into a purse or wallet. Real time tracking has a number of practical uses which we will cover in this guide to GPS units.
This is your one-stop source for all you need to know about GPS technology. Learn about the basics of GPS technology as well as its function and uses and then explore ideas and transformations for its future.
GPS tracking technology has been applied to many of today’s problems in innovative fashions, including as an aid to health services. This article outlines some of the advantages of GPS tracking devices for medical purposes, particularly Alzheimer’s patients and for emergency alert systems.
Commercial aviation has long relied on radar technology for navigation, but slowly, it’s being replaced by GPS. This article outlines the course of the change in the US, as well as the advantages that GPS brings over the old radar system.
It’s a growing trend: tracking criminals with GPS. It’s a complex issue, one with numerous advantages and disadvantages on a many fronts, economic, ethical and legal. This article describes something of the debate.
In the age of Electronics it’s very easy to get distracted with phone calls, texting and even using our phones to access various tidbits of location sensitive information. However, one piece of electronic equipment actually can help you stay safe on the road, your GPS! Keep reading to learn more…
Lowrance XOG GPS receivers are categorized in the so called “cross over” class. Crossover devices are GPS units that can be used in vehicles as well as outside the vehicle for outdoor use. Whether hiking, trailing, boating or just using the device in general it’s worth a closer look.
Dogs really are man’s best friend. It, therefore, can be a nerve racking experience if your best has gotten out of sight. The recent product, dog GPS, may be the answer to all the anxiety of losing a dog.
What is an internet connected GPS? They are GPS devices that can use a cellular network to connect to the Internet. It can be used for finding out information about traffic conditions, navigation and locating POIs. Here is an overview of three models that are worth a look.
You may want to consider the RoamEO GPS dog tracking system if you are concerned about your dog wandering off and getting lost. Should you buy it? To help you make a better decision, here is some information on how it works as well as a description of its key features.
If you’re a keen sailor or fisherman then you may be considering a purchase of a marine GPS unit. What do you need to know before you put your hard-earned dollars on the line? What qualities should you be looking for when you are trying to select a marine GPS product? Let’s discuss it!
Real time GPS tracking of vehicles, particularly fleets bring with it a lot of benefits that translate into business advantages and good customer service. You would be able to not only know where your vehicles are but if the vehicle is speeding, if the driver is reckless, etc.
The GPS industry is not only filled with car, airplane,e and marine devices; it’s also crowded with personal tracking devices. This kind of GPS device sells security and safety to its users. But, in this niche, which of the crawling brand offers the best? Here are the top personal tracking devices.
Certain advancements in the world of GPS Technology have totally changed the way things are. There have been several such advancements made this year, so let’s take a look at some of the most impressive GPS technology advancements of 2009.