GPS DEVICE

  • Delhi: Autorickshaw, taxi unions on strike October 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhiites may face trouble commuting on Tuesday. Autorickshaw and taxi unions are on a strike on Tuesday, protesting the mandatory installation of GPS in autos. They are demanding a subsidy on the GPS devices and also a hike in fares. The Delhi government, though, claims that commuters will...
  • GPSbased information system in Howrah, Mumbai Rajdhanis September 19, 2011

    New Delhi: A GPSbased passenger information system will be installed in the Mumbai and Howrah Rajdhanis from this month, enabling passengers to find out the exact location, speed and arrival time of trains on realtime basis. GPS receivers are being acquired to be installed and once the installation is completed,...
  • LightSquared says finds fix for GPS interference September 15, 2011

    Washington: US broadband startup LightSquared said it had debunked criticism that highprecision global positioning system devices cannot coexist alongside its planned cellular network. A LightSquared executive told reporters on Wednesday that the company had partnered with a leader in GPS technology to develop a prototype device that can provide the...
  • Don't want to ask for directions? Use a GPS navigator October 19, 2007

    New Delhi: There are some people are afraid to ask for directions. And if you are one of them, here is a tech alternative the navigator. The navigator is a pocket size GPS device that determines your location through satellites. Since it already knows where you are, all you...