GPS

GPS explained by world travelers, with Travel Tips and links to help you learn how to benefit.

GPS being used in Tea Plantation in Kenya

GPS being used at Tea Plantation in Kenya

Marked Battery Direction

Travel Blogging with GPS
I use this GPS to find my location, then add the data to the control panel area of our Blogging system or Content management system. If you look at the Travel Blog you will see a small map that is then automatically inserted. Travel Blog

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GPS

GPS explained by world travelers, with Travel Tips and links to help you learn how to benefit.


GPS Altitude Checking

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I took a black felt black marker and marked positive and negative to make battery replacement easier. These devices eat batteries, you cannot leave on continuously. The smartphone will replace, however so far do not give latitudes and longitude reading outside the USA sufficiently. In the developed world, which is only about 20 percent of the planet Smartphone GPS works good, outside it is not adequate.

The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a space-based global navigation satellite system that provides reliable location and time information in all weather and at all times and anywhere on or near the Earth when and where there is an unobstructed line of sight to four or more GPS satellites. It is maintained by the United States government and is freely accessible by anyone with a GPS receiver.

GPS was created and realized by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) and was originally run with 24 satellites. It was established in 1973 to overcome the limitations of previous navigation systems.

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