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Soon, Bengalureans will be able to track your neighbourhood garbage auto tipper

BBMP is the first municipality in the country that has Geographic Information System (GIS) based road history.

published on : 15th November 2018

China launches two more satellites to beef up GPS-style system

The satellites entered their planned orbit after flying for over three hours and will work with the 14 BeiDou-3 satellites already in orbit.

published on : 15th October 2018

Trivandrum residents can now track waste

The Corporation is coming up with GPS-enabled colour coded tankers to track waster in Trivandrum.

published on : 15th October 2018

Smartphone versions from this year-end to offer desi GPS

While Huawei will add NavIN to its navigation bouquet by the end of this year, Samsung is expected to launch phones with the Broadcom chip in early 2019.

published on : 8th September 2018

Police vehicles to be enabled with GPS 

It has also been decided to set up Integrated Modern Control Room in all police stations of the district to enhance safety and security and provide better public services to people.

published on : 17th July 2018

Husband uses GPS to track wife, lover to Goa

Suspecting her motives, he installed a GPS device on her car and found she had left for Goa. 

published on : 28th June 2018

Odisha: Pigeons’ GPS accuracy in tact for 70 years

In a rare show of man-animal bond, homing pigeons trained by humans continue to be as accurate as they were over seven decades back in route mapping. 

published on : 15th April 2018

ISRO mulling new IRNSS series to boost accuracy of ‘desi GPS’

To boost the accuracy of ‘desi GPS’ NavIC, Indian Space Research Organisation is likely to extend Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System programme.

published on : 12th April 2018

65 per cent of public vehicles in Tamil Nadu have no GPS, panic button; to be made mandatory for new vehicles from April 1

The transport department will enforce the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways’ notification that made global positioning system and panic button mandatory  in all the public service vehicles.

published on : 29th March 2018

Dropout tech wizard’s innovation for sea calamities

While Cyclone Ockhi and other unanticipated calamities challenge the lives of fishermen venturing out to sea, the innovation of a pre-degree dropout from Muhamma could prove a lifesaver.

published on : 19th March 2018

India trains SAARC representatives on GAGAN technology

SAARC and South-East Asian nations are now being trained on use of the technology to harmonise satellite navigation.

published on : 18th March 2018

Railway increases speed of trains during foggy weather

Railway Board has directed zonal railways to increase speed of trains during inclement weather from 60 km to 75 km per hour subject to the judgment of loco pilots.

published on : 19th February 2018

GPS-enabled vehicles to carry question papers for exams in Bengaluru

Following the question paper leak reported during 2016 March/April exams, the department has decided to install GPS in all the vehicles used for question paper transportation.

published on : 18th February 2018

Andhra Pradesh: GPS to be made mandatory on  all school buses

GPS will help us track movement of vehicles and ensure safety of kids, says RTA official.

published on : 9th February 2018

GPS, panic buttons mandatory on public vehicles from April 1

The road transport ministry has reiterated the deadline amid reports that most of the states had not done much to meet the target.

published on : 18th January 2018
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