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Europe has launched a new satellite navigation system that will be precise down to a few centimeters

We tend to use “GPS” the way we use “Kleenex” or “Band-Aid”—as a brand name substitute for the generic “satellite navigation system.” But the Global Positioning System… 560 more words

GPS Navigation Systems - The Fastest Way From Here to There

Isn’t satellite technology wonderful? Originally developed for the Department of Defense, it has given us civilians’ 500-channel television, phone service anywhere on earth and, finally, in-car navigation systems. 1,940 more words