Latest GPS Stories

2014-05-06 23:11:33

GPS watches were found to be significantly more accurate than activity trackers and pedometers in measuring distance in two recent studies says the Heart Rate Watch Company. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 A GPS watch was significantly more accurate than pedometers in recent studies conducted separately by the University of Texas at Austin and the Heart Rate Watch Company. "The University of Texas at Austin test showed pedometers, if worn properly within 5% accuracy, but over 5...

2014-05-05 23:08:58

Garmin Vivofit has some serious advantages over other activity trackers according to the Heart Rate Watch Company. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Vivofit is the new activity tracker bracelet from Garmin and it has several big advantages to all other activity trackers according to the Heart Rate Watch Company. "The more we use the Garmin Vivofit, the more we like it and discover its accuracy," says Rusty Squire, President of the Heart Rate Watch Company. He adds, "We have...

2014-05-05 08:31:37

Shipping now FRANKLIN, Ind., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Agri-Tronix Corporation is now shipping their GPS speed sensor that works with all agricultural monitors that require a square wave input to calculate speed and distance. The speed sensor provides the industry standard output of 46.56 Hz/mph and has a speed range of .5 mph to over 100 mph in .1 mph increments. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140502/83870) A test feature is built into each sensor that...

2014-05-04 23:01:18

Go Fleet promotes the use of innovative fleet management software to help business owners and fleet managers maximize their ROI. Mississauga, Ontario (PRWEB) May 04, 2014 Everyone is interested in reducing their fuel consumption, especially with today’s high gas prices. Whether one operates a single vehicle or oversees an entire fleet of vehicles, it is important to take the initiative towards reducing fuel costs. This will not only help the environment by reducing fuel consumption but...

2014-05-03 23:01:25

Polar V800 has surpassed the Forerunner 910XT by as the new standard bearer in triathlon and multisport watches according to the Heart Rate Watch Company. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) May 03, 2014 V800 is the new multisport GPS watch from Polar that offers Bluetooth Smart plus 24/7 activity monitoring and it passes the Garmin 910XT as the top triathlon watch according to the Heart Rate Watch Company. "Smartphone data transfer is the way everything is headed and Polar V800 has that capability...

2014-05-02 23:03:39

Popular Event Returns for 17th Consecutive Year Ocean Isle Beach, NC (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Buoyed by the success of previous events, TheGPSStore.com, one of the Internet's largest retailers of GPS devices and marine electronics, is holding its 17th Anniversary Super Sale to kick off the season in style. This six-day extravaganza will run from May 4 through May 10, 2014, and although predominantly an online event, The GPS Store will feature extended hours at its retail shop/showroom...

2014-05-02 23:02:13

Transparency Market Research Report added "Global Positioning Systems (GPS) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018" to its database. Browse full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/positioning-systems-market.html. Albany, New York USA (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Application of Global positioning systems has developed across various industries globally. In the earlier days, GPS systems were used only for military and...

2014-05-01 23:04:37

Tinitell, a Swedish mobile technology startup, enters the market with a wearable mobile phone. The project is now live on Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/960748838/tinitell-introducing-a-wristphone-for-kids. STOCKHOLM (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Tinitell (http://tinitell.com), a Swedish mobile technology startup, enters the market with a wearable mobile phone. The project is now live on Kickstarter:...

2014-05-01 12:27:18

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Genetics Sat-Nav Tool Helps You Track Ancestry Even Farther
2014-05-01 09:48:42

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While previous genetic research efforts have been able to identify a person’s ancestral origins within around 430 miles, a new system devised at the University of Sheffield in the United Kingdom can zero in on a person’s origin down to a particular village or island. According to a new report in the journal Nature Communications, the Sheffield researchers were able to develop a system called Geographic Population Structure (GPS)...

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BlackBerry Torch
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The BlackBerry Torch is a line of smartphones produced by Research In Motion (RIM); models are the Torch 9800, 9810, 9850, and the 9860, all using the BlackBerry OS. The Torch has been hailed as the best BlackBerry ever, but still lags behind in the smartphone industry. The Torch as compared to other Blackberry phones has many improvements such as, a better user interface, improved browser, and more readable screen. The BlackBerry Torch was first considered in April, 2010, with a prototype...

BlackBerry Curve
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The BlackBerry Curve is a smartphone manufactured by Research In Motion (RIM); introduced on May 3, 2007, with the Curve 8300 series. It had robust multimedia features with a high resolution camera. Five models were introduced, the 8300, 8310, 8320, 8330, and 8350i. In early 2009 the Curve 8900 and 8500 series were introduced and in the next few years three more models were released, the 8910, 8520 and the 8530. The 8900 series was an upgrade of the 8300 versions, the 8500 series added...

Apple iPad
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The iPad is a line of tablet computers designed by Apple Inc., that uses Apple’s iOS operating system. The user interface of this device is a touch screen with a virtual keyboard and built in Wi-Fi, with some models having cellular connectivity. The iPad can take pictures, videos, play music, browse the internet, along with having GPS, gaming, and social networking capabilities. Over a million apps are available from Apple and third party developers in the App Store. Five generations...

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