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2013-08-21 23:01:57

New MedicAlert® GPS + Essential combines trusted 24/7 emergency support network with advanced GPS technology. Turlock, California (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 MedicAlert Foundation gives parents of children with autism a powerful new tool in addressing wandering with the release of MedicAlert® GPS + Essential. According to a recent survey by the American Academy of Pediatrics, nearly half of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) engage in wandering or elopement behavior; of...

2012-08-05 23:02:24

The brand new Magellan Switch GPS watch unit makes a great running and cycling computer according to the Heart Rate Watch Company. Magellan is one of the pioneers of GPS technology and brings many features to the table. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) August 04, 2012 The all new Magellan Switch features excellent data and accuracy for cyclists, runners and outdoor sports enthusiasts according to the Heart Rate Watch Company. "These are some great new GPS fitness products, great design, rugged, offers...

2012-04-01 23:02:41

Top to Bottom Services uses GPS to streamline operations, improve customer service, and manage driver behavior. Flower Mound, Texas (PRWEB) March 31, 2012 Track What Matters today announced that Top to Bottom Services, Gaithersburg, MD, uses its GPS technology to manage its professional services business in the real estate industry. Top to Bottom Services features not only home inspections but also real estate sign installations and carpet/upholstery cleaning and all three functions benefit...

2011-08-08 19:30:03

The use of GPS technology to monitor sex offenders should be viewed as a tool rather than a control mechanism, a team of researchers at Sam Houston State University found in a recent study. In "Examining GPS Monitoring Alerts Triggered by Sex Offenders: The Divergence of Legislative Goals and Practical Applications in Community Corrections," Dr. Gaylene Armstrong and Beth Freeman examined the affects of a state law in Arizona that required the lifelong GPS monitoring of adult sex offenders...

2011-06-22 13:08:00

MOLINE, Ill., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Deere & Company said today that a proposal under consideration by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) jeopardizes use of the Global Positioning System (GPS) in agriculture and construction equipment. Deere is a member of the Coalition to Save Our GPS, which today released a study reporting the potential of a direct negative impact on the U.S. economy of $96 billion if the proposal before the FCC gains final approval. The FCC had...

2011-06-22 10:02:00

3.3 Million U.S. Jobs and $96 Billion in Annual Direct Economic Benefits Are at Risk WASHINGTON, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 3.3 million U.S. jobs in agriculture and industries rely heavily on Global Positioning System (GPS) technology and the disruption of interference with GPS posed by LightSquared's planned deployment of 40,000 ground stations threatens direct economic costs of up to $96 billion to U.S. commercial GPS users and manufacturers, according to an...

2011-04-20 07:00:00

STAMFORD, Conn., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for the busy summer season on America's roadways, AutoVantage, a complete roadside assistance service, today announced a unique benefit that allows its members, with one click from their mobile device, to summon roadside assistance without even having to know their location. The new AutoVantage mobile website allows members with mobile devices to access AutoVantage's 24X7 roadside assistance through the "click to call" feature...

2009-12-16 12:37:00

VANCOUVER, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Endeavor Explorations Inc. (OTCBB: EAVR) announces a corporate update. On October 27, 2009, Endeavor successfully acquired MDC GPS technology from Spidex Technologies. And, on December 4, 2009, Endeavor filed a definitive information statement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission on Schedule 14C. This information statement was also mailed to shareholders of record at November 23, 2009. The information statement states that...

2009-11-25 07:09:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Positioning System - A Global Update of Market Trends & Opportunities http://www.reportlinker.com/p0164570/Global-Positioning-System---A-Global-Update-of-Market-Trends--Opportunities.html The global positioning systems market developed substantially in the last decade driven by increasing use in vehicle navigation, fleet management, asset tracking,...


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  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
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