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2014-05-12 23:03:09

GPS Trackers Changed The Game. Gone are the days of companies having to rely solely on the “How’s my driving?” sign to feel confident of their drivers' road performance. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 Thanks to live GPS trackers, companies have the ability to know not just a drivers etiquette on the highway, or even how safe their road mates feel: GPS tracking gives companies an entire overview of their mobile team’s efficiency level. The technology behind the...

2014-05-12 23:02:24

Telematics Update is excited to confirm Don Butler, Executive Director Connected Vehicle and Services, at Ford on the super-panel which headlines this year’s Telematics Detroit (4-5 June, The Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, MI). (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 Don Butler will join Phil Abram, CIO at General Motors, Henry Bzeih, CTO at Kia Motors, Tom Gebhardt, COO & President of Panasonic Automotive, and Tim Yerdon, Director, Visteon, on the panel moderated by Thilo Koslowski of Gartner....

NASA Scientists Use GPS To Find Sierra Water Weight
2014-05-11 03:18:48

Carol Rasmussen, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory For the first time, NASA scientists have used GPS to find the total weight of winter snowpack and soil moisture in California's Sierra Nevada. The new results complement other satellite measurements and could provide a reality check for computer models used to estimate the state's water and snowpack. A team led by Donald Argus of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif., studied data from 1,069 GPS research sites in...

2014-05-11 23:01:13

Garmin Vivofit and Polar Loop were recently tested for step accuracy by the Heart Rate Watch Company and both bands proved highly accurate on a 3.1 mile course with less than a one percent margin of error. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) May 11, 2014 Polar Loop and Garmin Vivofit activity tracker bracelets came on the scene in the second half of 2013 and the step accuracy of these two bands tested very well recently in tests conducted by the Heart Rate Watch Company. "We've tested both of...

2014-05-08 23:11:08

Garmin fenix 2 has battery longevity issues while Suunto Ambit 2 lacks Bluetooth Smart which makes choosing between them more complicated, says Heart Rate Watch Company. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Suunto Ambit 2 is a tried, true, and tested GPS watch and the Garmin fenix 2 was just released in March but battery life is where they differ, says the Heart Rate Watch Company. "We tested both watches skiing for seven hours at Big Sky Resort and Garmin fenix 2 ran out of battery...

2014-05-08 23:03:48

Telematics Update today announced that telematics industry executives based in Michigan are invited on a complimentary basis to walk the exhibition floor at the 14th annual Telematics Detroit 2013 Conference & Exhibition (June 4-5, Novi, MI, USA). (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Over 2000 senior telematics executives are set to converge for Telematics Detroit 2014 at the Suburban Showcase Collection in Novi to debate the most cutting edge issues to decide the future of the connected car. Over...

2014-05-08 23:03:03

Market Publishers Ltd is announced as a media partner of the Telematics Detroit 2014 conference. Organized by Telematics Update, the event will be held on June 4-5, 2014, in Novi, Oakland County, the U.S. state of Michigan. London, UK (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Market Publishers Ltd is announced as a media partner of the Telematics Detroit 2014 conference. Organized by Telematics Update, the event will be held on June 4-5, 2014, in Novi, Oakland County, the U.S. state of Michigan. The...

2014-05-08 16:32:59

DUBLIN, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rf5nqn/commercial) has announced the addition of the "Commercial Telematics Market [OEM & Aftermarket, Solutions (Fleet Management, Navigation & Location Based, Infotainment, V2V, V2I, Insurance, Telehealth, Alarm Monitoring), Professional Services] - Global Market Forecasts & Analysis (2014 - 2019)" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769...

2014-05-08 08:40:58

SANDY, Utah, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SecureAlert, Inc. (SCRA: OTC-US), a global tracking and electronic monitoring services company, announced today that its enhanced ReliAlert(TM) GPS electronic offender tracking device, the ReliAlert XC3, has received FCC certification, opening the way for final deployment preparations and delivery to the US marketplace beginning in July 2014. The new ReliAlert XC3 device incorporates several developments and new features to maximize the...

2014-05-08 08:33:31

Latest release includes new features, including enhanced multi-level system security and utilization of real-time GPS to send driving directions and maps directly to master consoles and smart phones BOLINGBROOK, Ill., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thuh Company, in conjunction with Breton SmarTek, Inc., is proud to announce the next release of the innovative FIREQ-RVS Rapid Response Verification Service that has revolutionized rapid response and management for firefighters. FIREQ-RVS is a...


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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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