Global positioning systems find their way

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Global positioning systems - GPS technology - has been around for decades, but still has a science fiction feel, and is only now being used by private industry. There have been grandiose predictions for omnipresent GPS use, but, like all technologies, it first must be available to consumers in a form that they can use at a price that they can afford. As we approach that point, these links will help you orient yourself on the GPS landscape. You'll learn about the hardware that makes it possible, the applications that make it useful, and the potential impact on the industry.

The merging of GPS and the Web

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Source: TechRepublic GPS applications exchange

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Source: NASA GPS market will top $22 billion by 2008

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Source: ITS International New GPS handheld hunts for customers

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Source: Cnet GPS resource center

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Source: Palowireless Ambulance crews can zero in on new cellular phones

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Source: Charleston.net Geocaching: The global GPS cache hunt

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Source: Geochaching.com Investigate uses of GPS for your business

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Source: TechRepublic Motorola breaks out mini-GPS module

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Source: Cnet Ascential QualityStage GeoLocator Multinational Geocoding for Spatial Information Management & Location-based Services

Type: White Paper

Source: ITworld.com

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