Slashdot Items Tagged "gps"

Date / Time Story
Friday May 11, 2018 @02:57PM 'Father of GPS' Receives the IEEE Medal of Honor
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @07:47PM New Navigation App 'Live Roads' Promises 1.5m-Accuracy With Standard Cellphone Hardware
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @12:42PM Dubai To Launch Digital Vehicle Number Plates
Friday March 30, 2018 @02:56PM A Struggling Town Is Reviving Itself With... Geocaching
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @01:06PM Before They Can Drive a Taxi, London's Cabbies Have To Commit the City To Memory in a Rigorous Test Called the Knowledge
Monday January 29, 2018 @05:16PM Pentagon Reviews GPS Policies After Fitness Trackers Reveal Locations
Monday January 15, 2018 @11:32AM Why Uber Can Find You but 911 Can't
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @05:22PM 2 Years Later, Security Holes Linger In GPS Services Used By Millions of Devices
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:25PM Uber Drivers In Lagos Are Using a Fake GPS App To Inflate Rider Fares
Saturday September 30, 2017 @07:06PM Russia Suspected In GPS-Spoofing Attacks On Ships
Sunday September 24, 2017 @01:10AM Super-Accurate GPS Chips Coming To Smartphones In 2018
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @12:00AM Dealership Remotely Disables A Car Over A $200 Fee
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @06:13PM Cyber Threats Prompt Return of Radio For Ship Navigation
Monday August 07, 2017 @01:13PM The No-GPS Road Trip
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @04:42PM Malaysia Air Is First Airline To Track Fleet With Satellites
Friday February 10, 2017 @05:28PM Lockheed Martin Screwup Delays Delivery of Air Force GPS Satellites
Friday February 10, 2017 @11:00AM How UPS Trucks Saved Millions of Dollars By Eliminating Left Turns
Sunday January 08, 2017 @06:35PM Uber Gives Cities Free Travel-Time Data
Thursday December 29, 2016 @07:48PM Mining Companies Are Using Autonomous Trucks, Drills and Trains To Boost Efficiency, Reduce Employees
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @07:42PM 7-Eleven Beats Google, Amazon To First Commercial Drone Delivery Service In US
Thursday November 17, 2016 @07:50PM ESA Launches Four Galileo Satellites
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @05:36PM DJI Unveils Phantom 4 Pro and Inspire 2 Drones
Monday November 07, 2016 @09:42PM Long-Range Projectiles For Navy's Newest Ship Too Expensive To Shoot
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @04:07PM Montreal Police Monitored iPhone of La Presse Journalist Patrick Lagace
Friday October 21, 2016 @04:14PM Russians Seek Answers To Central Moscow GPS Anomaly
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:01PM Most Drivers Who Own Cars With Built-in GPS Systems Use Phones For Directions - Mostly Out of Frustration
Monday September 26, 2016 @07:30PM Trump Takes On 'Crooked Hillary' With Snapchat Geofilter
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @04:48PM A Shocking Amount of E-Waste Recycling Is a Complete Sham
Sunday September 11, 2016 @09:31PM A Very Detailed Dissection of a Frame From DOOM
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @04:34PM Apple Announces Apple Watch Series 2 With GPS, Water-Resistance and Faster Performance
Saturday August 20, 2016 @06:40PM Want To Hunt Bank Robbers? There's an App For That, Says The FBI
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @04:00PM Kansas Couple Sues IP Mapping Firm For Turning Their Life Into a 'Digital Hell'
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @12:49AM Report: Apple Watch 2 Coming Late 2016 With GPS, Faster Processor and Better Waterproofing
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @08:56PM Google Is Working On Two Android Wear Smartwatches, Says Report
Saturday June 18, 2016 @03:30PM The Geek Behind Google's Takeover of the Map
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:05PM FAA Warns of GPS Outages This Month During Mysterious Tests On the West Coast
Thursday June 02, 2016 @10:36PM Samsung Unveils Gear Fit 2 Activity Tracker and IconX Wireless Earbuds
Saturday April 02, 2016 @02:21AM North Korea Launches Missile and Tries To Jam GPS Signals
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @06:54PM Internet of Seals: Vodafone Connects Marine Mammals To IoT
Friday March 25, 2016 @04:17PM Wrecking Crew Demolishes Wrong Housing Duplex Following Google Maps Error
Saturday March 19, 2016 @10:42PM Building A Global Network Of Open Source SDR Receivers
Monday March 14, 2016 @02:50PM Ask Slashdot: Alternatives To "Atomic" Clocks?
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @04:47PM Israeli Troops Who Relied On Waze Blundered Into Deadly Palestinian Firefight
Saturday February 27, 2016 @03:57PM Scientists Plot Sea Levels Using GPS Satellites
Friday February 19, 2016 @10:38AM A New Technique Makes GPS Accurate To An Inch
Thursday February 11, 2016 @03:57PM Drivers Need To Forget Their GPS
Thursday February 11, 2016 @02:50PM New Air Force Satellites Launched To Improve GPS
Sunday January 31, 2016 @09:06PM Israeli Vulture Suspected of Spying Returned
Thursday January 28, 2016 @05:30PM Satellite Failure Behind GPS Timing Anomaly
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @01:35PM Discrepancy Detected In GPS Time
Thursday November 19, 2015 @09:25AM ULA Concedes GPS Launch Competition To SpaceX
Sunday November 15, 2015 @11:36AM GPS Always Overestimates Distances
Saturday October 03, 2015 @10:47AM US Bombs Hit Doctors Without Borders Hospital
Friday June 26, 2015 @10:22AM How Etak Built a Car Navigation System In 1985
Thursday May 07, 2015 @03:18PM Centimeter-Resolution GPS For Smartphones, VR, Drones
Thursday April 16, 2015 @12:54PM The Car That Knows When You'll Get In an Accident Before You Do
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @12:06PM Getting Started Developing With OpenStreetMap Data
Thursday January 29, 2015 @06:43PM Spire Plans To Use Tiny Satellites For More Accurate Weather Forecasts
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:51AM Moscow To Track Cell-phone Users In 2015 For Traffic Analysis
Friday November 07, 2014 @10:42PM Dealer-Installed GPS Tracker Leads To Kidnapper's Arrest in Maryland
Saturday November 01, 2014 @09:32AM World War II Tech eLoran Deployed As GPS Backup In the UK
Friday October 17, 2014 @06:43PM How Whisper Tracks Users Who Don't Share Their Location
Saturday August 23, 2014 @09:19AM 2 Galileo Satellites Launched To Wrong Orbit
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @12:52PM Android Motorcycle Helmet/HUD Gains Funding
Saturday June 07, 2014 @12:41AM FTC Lobbies To Be Top Cop For Geolocation
Sunday May 04, 2014 @11:35AM Death Wish Meets GPS: iPhone Theft Victims Confronting Perps
Saturday February 08, 2014 @09:53AM Dead Reckoning For Your Car Eliminates GPS Dead Zones
Monday November 18, 2013 @11:04PM Boston Cops Outraged Over Plans to Watch Their Movements Using GPS
Sunday November 17, 2013 @10:07PM US Wary of Allowing Russian Electronic Monitoring Stations Inside US
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @12:46PM Police Use James-Bond-Style GPS Bullet
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @09:37AM Bypassing US GPS Limits For Active Guided Rockets
Tuesday September 24, 2013 @01:18PM Georgia Cop Issues 800 Tickets To Drivers Texting At Red Lights
Monday July 29, 2013 @09:00PM Students Hijack $80 Million Superyacht With GPS Spoofing
Friday July 26, 2013 @07:44PM GPS Spoofing With $3000 Worth of Equipment and a Laptop
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @09:53AM Launch of India's First Navigation Satellite Successful
Saturday March 16, 2013 @07:17AM If You're a Foreigner Using GPS In China, You Could Be a Spy
Friday March 15, 2013 @06:23PM If You're a Foreigner Using GPS in China, You Could Be a Spy
Monday March 11, 2013 @07:53AM Europe Tests Land-Based GPS Backup To Counter GPS Jamming
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @12:46PM Bug Sends Lost-Phone Seekers To Same Wrong Address
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @10:39AM Multiple lost-phone seekers directed to same wrong addresses
Monday December 31, 2012 @05:40PM A Wish List For Tablets In 2013
Monday December 31, 2012 @03:39PM Hardware: A Wishlist for Tablets in 2013
Wednesday November 28, 2012 @03:42PM (Yet Another) Space-based navigation system
Saturday November 03, 2012 @09:20AM Motorola Releases Source for GPS Watch
Wednesday October 24, 2012 @06:28AM Would You Put a Tracking Device on Your Child?
Saturday October 13, 2012 @08:31AM Galileo: Europe's version of GPS reaches key phase
Wednesday October 10, 2012 @11:33AM Investigation into solar storm sat-nav disruption
Tuesday October 02, 2012 @09:14AM Nokia Bets Big On Mapping
Monday October 01, 2012 @09:30PM Nokia bets big on mapping
Thursday September 20, 2012 @01:57PM Google Spanner: First Globally Scalable Database With External Consistency
Friday July 13, 2012 @04:06AM Your phone may soon know where you're going before you do
Monday July 09, 2012 @12:13PM Indoor navigation on your smartphone, using the Earth's magnetic field
Friday July 06, 2012 @10:37AM Ask Dr. Ramsey Faragher About Navigation/Positioning Technology
Thursday July 05, 2012 @07:57AM GPS Spoofing Attack Hacks Drones
Sunday July 01, 2012 @06:08PM NAVSOP: A robust solution to GPS jamming?
Thursday May 17, 2012 @04:34PM Cops' Warrantless Cell Phone Tracking Now Better Than GPS
Wednesday May 09, 2012 @08:29PM North Korea Jamming GPS Signals In South Korea
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @04:02AM Vibrating steering wheel gives directions and keeps drivers' eyes on the road
Friday April 27, 2012 @11:30AM Pigeons may 'hear' magnetic fields
Monday April 23, 2012 @08:11AM Satellite system will speed up tsunami warnings
Thursday April 05, 2012 @08:32AM Ask Slashdot: Is a Home Drone Feasible?
Tuesday April 03, 2012 @01:36PM Ask /.: are home drones a possibility ?
Monday April 02, 2012 @01:52PM Google Maps Directions Adds Real-Time Traffic Estimates
Sunday April 01, 2012 @05:36PM Using Pulsars For Spacecraft Navigation
Friday March 30, 2012 @03:51PM Google Maps Directions Adds Real Time Traffic Estimates
Saturday March 24, 2012 @08:39PM NHTSA Suggestion Would Cripple In-Car GPS Displays
Thursday March 15, 2012 @11:16AM Checking the positional invariance of Planck's Consant using GPS
Wednesday February 29, 2012 @10:56AM LightSquared CEO Resigns Amid Appearance of Bribery
Sunday February 26, 2012 @10:07AM After US v. Jones, FBI Turns Off 3,000 GPS Tracking Devices
Wednesday February 22, 2012 @06:33AM Secret UK network hunts GPS jammers
Wednesday February 15, 2012 @09:24AM FCC Bars Lightsquared From Using Airwaves
Sunday January 08, 2012 @12:25PM Microsoft Patents Bad Neighborhood Detection
Tuesday January 03, 2012 @03:50PM Judge Doesn't Care About Supreme Court GPS Case
Tuesday December 27, 2011 @10:03AM China Begins Using New Global Positioning Satellites
Tuesday December 27, 2011 @09:09AM China begins using new global positioning satellit
Thursday December 15, 2011 @06:13PM US Sentinel Drone Fooled Into Landing With GPS Spoofing
Thursday December 15, 2011 @01:46PM GPS Spoofing caused US RQ-170 Sentinel Drone to la
Saturday December 10, 2011 @09:54PM LightSquared disrupts 75% of GPS connections in go
Sunday December 04, 2011 @06:17PM Senator Uses FCC Nomination Process To Question National Wireless Network
Sunday December 04, 2011 @04:42PM Hedy Lamarr: Inventor of Cellphones, Wi-Fi and GPS
Saturday November 19, 2011 @01:31PM Ask Slashdot: Inexpensive Anti-Theft Vehicle Tracking System?
Friday November 18, 2011 @01:33PM What's an Effective and Inexpensive Way to Monitor
Tuesday November 08, 2011 @02:06PM Two New Fed GPS Trackers Found on SUV
Tuesday November 08, 2011 @01:15PM Nobel winning physicist Norman Ramsey dies at age
Tuesday November 08, 2011 @12:59PM Supreme Court Reviews Warrantless GPS Tracking
Friday October 21, 2011 @01:29PM Senator Introduces Bill To Stop Warrantless GPS Tr
Thursday October 20, 2011 @08:04AM Galileo To Be Europe's Answer To US GPS
Tuesday October 18, 2011 @04:48PM Galileo To Be Europe's Answer To US GPS
Tuesday October 11, 2011 @01:22PM Nato Exercise Banned From Jamming GPS
Monday October 03, 2011 @12:36PM Hacker builds his own GPS receiver
Saturday September 24, 2011 @10:19AM Swedish Daycare Tracks Kids With GPS Devices
Thursday September 15, 2011 @05:56PM Why built-in car navigation is a ripoff
Monday September 12, 2011 @08:04AM North Korea Forced US Reconnaissance Plane To Land
Wednesday September 07, 2011 @02:10PM Find my iPhone used to locate plane crash in Chile
Friday August 26, 2011 @09:52AM GPS is a new way to detect secret nuclear tests
Friday August 12, 2011 @10:50PM Dutch Government To Tax Drivers Based On Car Use
Friday August 12, 2011 @04:26AM How Does GPS Change Us?
Monday August 08, 2011 @12:26PM Breaking the Codes In Oslo Terrorist's Manifesto
Monday August 01, 2011 @08:14PM Ground-Based GPS Mimic Is Inch Perfect
Thursday July 14, 2011 @10:00AM World's only turbine powered Batmobile (video)
Friday July 08, 2011 @09:53AM NJ Judge Rules GPS Tracking of Spouse Legal
Monday June 06, 2011 @02:04PM New Projects Use Phone Data To Track Big Cities' Mass Transit Use
Tuesday May 17, 2011 @01:41PM Developer required for pothole identification
Thursday April 28, 2011 @01:19PM GPS Maker TomTom Submits Your Speed Data To Police
Wednesday April 27, 2011 @10:04AM DoJ asks Supreme Court to take up GPS tracking
Friday April 22, 2011 @06:50PM Turning GPS Tracking Devices Against Their Owners
Thursday April 21, 2011 @04:36PM iPhone and Location: Don't Panic
Wednesday March 09, 2011 @12:40PM We're Too Reliant on GPS
Tuesday March 08, 2011 @09:47AM $30 GPS Jammer Can Wreak Havok
Friday March 04, 2011 @12:51AM Student Sues FBI For Planting GPS Tracker
Wednesday February 09, 2011 @09:24AM 4G Broadband May Jam GPS
Wednesday February 09, 2011 @01:54AM 4G Broadband May Jam GPS
Thursday February 03, 2011 @03:10PM 'Death By GPS' Increasing In America's Wilderness
Wednesday January 26, 2011 @08:58AM British couple follows GPS navigation into church
Thursday January 20, 2011 @04:17PM FAA Warns of GPS issues in during testing
Monday January 03, 2011 @08:31PM Interactive, emotion-detecting robot developed
Tuesday December 07, 2010 @01:43PM Hi-Tech Nativity Security
Thursday November 25, 2010 @11:00AM South Africa drones for anti Rhino poaching patrol
Friday October 29, 2010 @06:14AM Vans drive themselves across the world
Wednesday October 13, 2010 @12:44PM Careful What You Post, the FBI Has More of These
Wednesday October 13, 2010 @10:06AM Careful What You Post, the FBI has More of These
Monday October 11, 2010 @01:23PM College Student Finds GPS On Car, FBI Retrieves It
Thursday October 07, 2010 @10:49PM Man Drowns After GPS Guides Him Into a Lake
Monday October 04, 2010 @05:01PM Linux-based GPS Units?
Sunday October 03, 2010 @07:00PM Brooklyn Father And Son Launch Homemade Spacecraft
Tuesday September 28, 2010 @07:05PM Almost-Satnav For Cycling
Sunday August 29, 2010 @03:50PM Brazil Using Smartphones For Planning the Future
Tuesday August 24, 2010 @03:53PM Samsung Galaxy Tablet Coming In September
Sunday August 15, 2010 @01:51PM The Hidden Security Risk of Geotags
Saturday August 14, 2010 @04:16AM Recycling an Android Phone As a Handheld GPS?
Friday August 06, 2010 @03:15PM Court Rejects Warrantless GPS Tracking
Tuesday August 03, 2010 @10:26AM China Inching Nearer To Homegrown GPS
Tuesday July 27, 2010 @01:07AM Are Cars the Ultimate Mobile Devices?
Thursday July 22, 2010 @01:16PM Google's Free Satnav Outperforms TomTom
Wednesday July 21, 2010 @04:21PM Theif steals Iphone running real-time GPS
Monday July 19, 2010 @10:50PM Apple Lays Out Location Collection Policies
Thursday June 24, 2010 @05:28PM Best Way To Publish an "Indie" Research Paper?
Wednesday June 16, 2010 @06:24PM BMW microNavigation expands beyond the vehicle
Monday May 17, 2010 @10:00PM New details on military GPS outage
Wednesday May 12, 2010 @03:18AM Drifting Satellite Could Knock Out Cable TV
Monday May 10, 2010 @09:59AM Geostationary GPS Satellite Galaxy 15 Out of Control
Saturday April 24, 2010 @06:13PM Google Backpedals On Turn-By-Turn GPS For iPhone
Friday April 23, 2010 @12:06PM Google Backpedals on Turn-By-Turn GPS for iPhone
Monday April 12, 2010 @12:41PM VisLab Sponsors Milan-to-Shanghai Driverless Trek
Wednesday March 31, 2010 @06:41PM Senate Votes To Replace Aviation Radar With GPS
Saturday March 27, 2010 @01:24PM Balloon and Duct Tape Deliver Great Space Photos
Saturday March 13, 2010 @04:22PM GPS Log Analysis Uncovers Millions In NYC Taxi Overcharges
Tuesday March 09, 2010 @11:05PM Nokia Targets Mobile Kinetic Energy Charging
Tuesday March 09, 2010 @11:04AM Nokia Targets Mobile Kinetic Energy Charging
Saturday February 27, 2010 @11:59AM Gaming With GPS On Your Smartphone
Friday January 22, 2010 @06:40AM Nokia To Make GPS Navigation Free On Smartphones
Thursday January 21, 2010 @10:15AM Nokia to Make GPS Navigation Free on Smartphones
Saturday January 16, 2010 @03:36PM MiFi Attack Exploits GPS To Reveal User's Location
Wednesday January 13, 2010 @08:31AM US Coast Guard Intends To Kill LORAN-C
Monday January 11, 2010 @11:09PM U.S. Coast Guard wants to kill LORAN-C
Thursday December 17, 2009 @07:38PM Thieves Use GPS Devices To Find Out Where You Live
Sunday December 13, 2009 @09:13PM Are Sat-Nav Systems Becoming Information Overload?
Saturday December 12, 2009 @11:29PM Are sat-nav systems becoming info overload?
Tuesday November 24, 2009 @12:25PM How Augmented Reality Browsers Stack Up For Navigating London
Sunday November 15, 2009 @03:28PM "Pathfinders" Take Shape For Galileo, Europe's GPS