Category: GPS

Men More Interested in GPS Than Traditional Maps

With technology still growing exponentially, it’s no surprise that people today favor GPS devices to traditional maps. As a matter of fact, according to the Pew Internet & American Life Project, 74% of smartphone users use GPS services – and that’s not counting standalone GPS devices that are now increasingly affordable. Before the advent of [...]

Tuesday September 11th, 2012 in GPS, Technology | Comments Off

How GPS in Trash Trucks is Improving Garbage Collection

Garbage collection is one of the most important aspects of keeping a city clean, healthy and hygienic. But other than taking out the trash and separating our garbage, there’s little else to be done from our end. Most of the work takes place with the help of the good old reliable garbage truck and the [...]

Tuesday August 28th, 2012 in GPS | Comments Off

Rajasthan is the First State in India to Install GPS in Buses

Technology is making its way to the country and it’s beginning to take its place in everyday life, too. Rajasthan has now become the first state in India to install GPS in buses. According to their plan, they will start by installing vehicle locators in 1000 buses. These GPS devices have various benefits that Rajasthan [...]

Monday July 23rd, 2012 in GPS | Comments Off

GPS On The Cutting-Edge of Environmental Change

With the global climate becoming increasing unstable every year, GPS is proving its importance as a device that does more than just track cars and provide directions. Environmental monitoring is an important part of protecting the environment, and GPS tracking plays a vital role in it. Scientists need to collect data samples in order to [...]

Tuesday June 26th, 2012 in GPS | Comments Off

Get Better Fuel Efficiency with GPS Systems

GPS systems are continually helping people across the globe, and the latest finding shows that navigation systems also give you better fuel efficiency. A recent study found that people using GPS used 12% less fuel that those who did not. If you’re wondering why, the obvious answer is that GPS helps you find the shortest [...]

Wednesday June 13th, 2012 in GPS | Comments Off