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GLONASS + GPS = Many Advantages

The system GPS (Global Positioning System) has revolutionized in recent years the techniques of surveying. But the GPS system is not the only existing satellite constellation, in fact at the


GPS and GLONASS: Similarity and Differences

Global Positioning System (GPS) and Global Navigation Satellite System (GLONASS) are very similar satellite navigation systems, but  differences are significant:                     

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South Korea to Have More Accurate GPS Navigation System

Soon the people in South Korea have more accurate GPS navigation systems in their car or vehicles.  South Korea has developed a technology to allow the use of an advanced

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Making GPS Must in Every Public Vehicle

New Delhi, India: In a move expected to improve the monitoring of public vehicles in the city, the Transport department is going to table a proposal in the Cabinet which

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India: GPS Service to Boost Polyhouse Farming

The Kerala State agriculture department is all set to launch a GPS-based service for providing polyhouse farmers accurate information on market-based demand and nutrition needs for vegetables cultivated inside the

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GPS Free and Open

The United States and United Kingdom have announced that the British government would end efforts to obtain patent or intellectual property (IP) rights related to GPS . The two governments

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Google releases Nexus 7 (2013) Update to Fix GPS, Touchscreen Issues

There’s a lot to like about the new Google Nexus 7 tablet. It has a high-resolution display with great viewing angles and color reproduction. It has a speedy processor. The

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Haryana Forest Department to Map Forest Damage using GPS

Haryana Forest Department is mapping forest damage by fire using Global Positioning System (GPS) and plans to use satellite pictures to evaluate changes in forest and plantation areas. Haryana Space

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Fundamentals of GPS Signal And Data

  1. GPS Signal Characteristics 1.1. Signal structure GPS satellite transmits signals at two frequencies, designated L1 and L2 on which three binary modulations are impressed.  The C/A- code, the

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Introduction to GPS

GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM 1. Introduction The NAVSTAR Global Positioning System (GPS) is a satellite-based radio positioning and time – transfer system designed, financed, deployed and operated by US Department of