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2014-03-19 05:05:53

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online GPS technology has had a profound effect on the world by advancing science and society's ability to pinpoint precise information, from driving directions to tracking ground motions during earthquakes. A new study from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography demonstrates a novel technique that stands to improve weather models and hurricane forecasting by detecting precise conditions in the atmosphere through a new GPS system onboard...

2014-02-03 08:20:45

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UTC Aerospace Systems at next week's Singapore Airshow will showcase a full range of advanced systems for commercial aircraft and defense applications. The 2014 Singapore Airshow takes place at the Changi Exhibition Center, Singapore on February 11-16. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). The UTC Aerospace Systems pavilion (CD-07) will be located at the beginning of chalet row nearest the exhibit...

2014-01-29 23:31:33

Affordable router for satellite broadband and GSM data service saves money via compression, PIN codes and accelerated data services. Maryville, TN (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 RedPort Global, the leader in advancing satellite data speeds and services, today announced the Optimizer Crew broadband satellite router with Wi-Fi. Optimizer Crew lets users easily share and control access to a satellite broadband or GSM data service via a Wi-Fi or Ethernet network. Optimizer Crew replaces standard...

2014-01-15 12:20:37

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a phase three navigation system related contract from the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory to continue improving geo-registration accuracy for positioning and pointing applications, even in GPS-denied conditions. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) In the first two phases of the Maintain Accurate Geo-registration via Image-nav Compensation...

2014-01-14 12:20:28

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army and Navy, with assistance from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), recently conducted Longbow missile demonstration firings to showcase the missile's ability to counter littoral threats, making the weapon an effective candidate for potential use in operational shipboard launches. During the demonstrations, multiple U.S. Army Longbow missiles were fired from a launch fixture provided by the U.S. Navy aboard a 65-foot surface craft....

2013-11-26 04:21:20

STOCKHOLM, November 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Device & App provide indoor & outdoor tracking in over 30 countries Wonder Technology Solutions (WTS), a Swedish-based technology startup, has launched Trax: GPS Tracker for Children & Pets, a brilliant new smart device and application that lets users locate their children and pets at anytime and from anywhere. Trax combines advanced GPS and sensor fusion technology to provide indoor navigation...

Cannon-Fired GPS Units May End Dangerous Police Pursuits
2013-10-30 11:43:59

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Police departments in Florida and Iowa are testing a new way of eliminating high speed chases that involves firing a GPS unit from an air cannon towards an escaping vehicle. Much like the tee shirt cannons used at sporting events, the police version of this air-powered unit is installed in the grille of the patrol car. Once powered up, a trained officer can fire a GPS unit with a sticky back towards a speeding car. The hope is that...

2013-10-22 08:24:16

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has developed and demonstrated a new micro-Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Gyro (micro-NMRG) prototype for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), providing precision navigation for size- and power-constrained applications. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) A photo accompanying this release is available at:...

2013-08-27 23:27:15

On August 26th, TheGrint.com and mobile app launched its new Golf GPS range finder to complement its compliant USGA Handicap tracking system. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 TheGrint new Golf GPS range finder will allow golfers to find distances to several points of each hole of the golf course, without interfering with the main functionality of TheGrint (USGA Golf Handicap). The main focus during the development of this feature was accuracy and phone battery life. Tests of the new...

2013-08-27 08:20:58

PUEBLO WEST, Colo., Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GPS Source received an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price contract with a maximum value of $16,613,430 for the procurement of defense advanced global positioning system receiver distributed devices (D3). The Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., was the contracting activity (W15P7T-13-D-C116). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130827/PH69480 ) GLI-FLO was developed by the defense...