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USCG Invites Public Comments on Nationwide Differential Global Positioning System (NDGPS)

In a notice by the United States Coast Guard, the Transportation Department, and the Engineers Corps  dated 08/18/2015, public comments are requested on Nationwide Differential Global Positioning System (NDGPS). The Coast Guard (USCG)


Geospatial Technologies Picking Up Greater Momentum

With the advancement in Remote Sensing and development in Geographic Information System and Global Positioning System, the applications of Geospatial Technologies in various fields have picked up greater momentum, a


Indian Railways to Tie Up With ISRO for Enhanced Safety Using GPS Aided System (GAGAN)

Indian Railways will join hands with ISRO to get online satellite images for improving safety and enhancing efficiency. “We will undertake a massive exercise of GIS mapping of the entire

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Every Nepal-India Boundary Pillar to Have GPS Observation

Nepal and India have agreed to install global positioning system (GPS) in every boundary pillar between the two neighbouring countries. The decision was taken during the Survey General-level second Nepal-India

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Delhi Gets GPS Enabled Water Tankers

As reported by IBN Live, Delhi government on Monday introduced the use of Global Positioning System (GPS) on its water tankers in its bid to improve service and check tanker


Crowdsourcing to Facilitate Earthquake Early Warning Implementation to Reduce the Impact of Future Earthquakes

The 7.9-magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal on August 25, 2015 has killed more than 5,000 people. Many thousands have been injured and hundreds are still missing or trapped under rubble.

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Saudi Attaches GPS-Enabled Bracelet to Those Intend to Join Terrorists

Saudi Arabia has started attaching GPS-enabled electronic bracelets to “those who intended to join terrorist groups abroad”, in a bid to monitor their activities. Eisa Al-Ghaith, a judge and member


Topcon Announces New Millimeter GPS Laser Transmitter

LIVERMORE, Calif., USA/ CAPELLE A/D IJSSEL, The Netherlands – 3rd February 2015 – Topcon Positioning Group announces the release of the next generation laser transmitter for use with its Millimeter

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No Auto-rickshaw Without GPS to Ply on Delhi Roads

In view of passenger safety, the Delhi government has decided not to allow autorickshaws plying in Noida, Ghaziabad, Sonipat and Faridabad without GPS to enter into the national capital. The

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ThinkGeo Releases Map Suite for Android, iOS and WebAPI

Frisco, TX — ThinkGeo is proud to announce the additions of Map Suite WebAPI , Map Suite for Android and iOS platforms to the Map Suite family of products. These