What are GPS?

  • (noun): A navigational system involving satellites and computers that can determine the latitude and longitude of a receiver on Earth by computing the time difference for signals from different satellites to reach the receiver.
    Synonyms: Global Positioning System

Some articles on gps, gp:

Canadian High Arctic Ionospheric Network - CHAIN Instrument Sites
... cbbc 69°07′N 105°02′W / 69.12°N 105.03°W / 69.12 -105.03 GPS, ionosonde Eureka, Nunavut eurc 79°59′N 85°54′W / 79.99°N 85.90°W / 79.9 ...
Mio GPS - Milestones
... Technology corporation signs senior sponsorship deal with World Expo 2010 – (July 2008) Mio GPS enters Indonesian market – ( Feb 2008) Mio announces partnership with ... Mio maintains number three position for mobile GPS devices across EMEA (Canalys) Mio is number one in PDA with GPS market (Canalys) Mio wins one iF Design China Award for ... Mio DigiWalker partners with Avis Rent-a-Car in South Korea to offer its customers in-car GPS for visits to Cheju Island ...
Sessional GP
... A sessional GP, frequently called locum, is a fully qualified general practitioner who does not have a standard employment contract with the primary care health centre were he works ... are paid by the session, as a difference to the other two types of contractual relationship in a GP practice, salaried GPs and GP partners ... Sessional GPs are self-employed professionals, therefore not entitled to sick leave, holiday pay or redundancy compensation ...
List Of GPS Satellite Launches - Planned Launches - Block IIF
... Date Rocket Type Serial no Launch site Satellite SVN Remarks 2013-05 Atlas V 401 CCAFS SLC-41 GPS IIF-4 64? 2013-11 Delta IV M+(4,2) CCAFS SLC-37B GPS IIF-5 66 ...
Allsport GPS
... Allsport GPS is a fitness tracking phone application combined with a website ... It uses GPS to provide performance statistics and is run on a GPS-enabled cell phone ... The GPS gives Allsport GPS a precise way of measuring statistics such as pace, speed, time and distance ...