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2014-05-28 23:00:58

GPS tracking is a must have for any company managing the operation of any vehicle. The cost of purchasing the service is payed back time and time by fuel efficiency and time management. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 The savings are through the roof in various areas of the business, but the cost from a reduction in fuel alone is enough to justify the addition of using a GPS tracker. GPS tracking gives a company access to knowing more detailed information about the fleet....

2014-05-27 23:02:13

New technology eliminates invasive ignition connections and helps expand customer base. Ft. Worth, Texas (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Guidepoint Systems, global hardware and software provider of vehicle location and management solutions, announced it has been issued U.S. Patent No. 8,660,739, which covers a technology that maintains the integrity of a vehicle’s ignition system when adding aftermarket electronics. The patent will protect an innovation that is currently available on Guidepoint...

2014-05-27 08:22:47

DALLAS, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Geoforce, Inc., an international provider of asset management solutions for the oil and gas industry, announced today the widespread commercial availability of the GT0, the world's smallest industrial GPS asset tracking device. The device is designed to track and remotely monitor assets too challenging for other GPS devices. "Geoforce is constantly trying to gauge what our customers will need next," said James MacLean III, Geoforce's President...

2014-05-23 23:01:16

Skypatrol to Attend NAF in Texas (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 Skypatrol, the global leader in GPS Tracking Solutions, is pleased to announce it will be exhibiting its line of integrated tracking solutions for the non-prime vehicle finance industry at the 18th Annual Non-Prime Auto Financing Conference (NAF) - the only trade association exclusively serving the non-prime auto financing industry - being held in the Omni Fort Worth Hotel in Fort Worth Texas. From May 28th through the 30th the annual...

2014-05-22 23:00:20

Auto finance industry customers from Buy Here Pay Here Dealers to Banks and Automotive Finance Companies will now enjoy greater GPS and CMS tracking coverage, with reliability and connectivity even in the most remote areas. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 Spireon, the leading telematics and MRM provider in the country, the leading provider of mobile resource management (MRM) and business intelligence solutions, and leading wireless carrier Verizon today announced an expanded agreement...

New Tide Gauge Measures Sea Level Change Using GPS Signals
2014-05-21 03:13:57

Robert Cumming, Chalmers University of Technology A new way of measuring sea level using satellite navigation system signals, for instance GPS, has been implemented by scientists at Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden. Sea level and its variation can easily be monitored using existing coastal GPS stations, the scientists have shown. ​Measuring sea level is an increasingly important part of climate research, and a rising mean sea level is one of the most tangible consequences...

2014-05-20 23:11:39

Uptime Service Level Agreement covers all of Spireon’s automotive finance customers. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Spireon, the leading M2M provider of mobile resource management (MRM) and business intelligence solutions, announced today at NABD 2014 National Conference a 99.9% Service Level Agreement is available now for customers of its automotive collateral management platform designed for organizations in the vehicle finance industry, including automotive finance companies,...

2014-05-19 08:22:03

ULA Delta IV Rocket Successfully Launches GPS Satellite for U.S. Air Force ARLINGTON, Va., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Multiple ATK (NYSE: ATK) technologies played an integral role in Friday's successful launch of a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida, and the on-orbit operation of a new Boeing GPS IIF satellite. The satellite will provide improved accuracy, signal strength and quality to America's warfighters, allies and civil users worldwide....

2014-05-17 00:20:05

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket successfully launched the sixth Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF-6 satellite for the U.S. Air Force at 8:03 p.m. EDT today from Space Launch Complex-37. This is ULA's fifth( )launch in 2014, and the 82(nd) successful launch since the company was formed in December 2006. "ULA is honored to work with this world-class U.S. government and contractor mission team, and we...

2014-05-16 23:04:47

GPS trackers replace bumper stickers; gone are the days of companies having to rely solely on the “How’s my driving?” sign to feel confident of their driver’s road performance. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 US Fleet Tracking has a suite of live GPS tracking features that put responsibility back into the hands of the drivers and their managers. Instead of having to wait for a phone call from a random traveler somewhere down the road in response to the “How’s my...


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