6 Things You Didn’t Know About GPS

Calum McClelland
Mar 30, 2017 · 5 min read
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1) GPS Isn’t Unique

2) The US Government Owns and Operates GPS

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3) There Are Currently 32 GPS Satellites in Orbit

4) You Need At Least 4 GPS Satellites in Line-of-Sight

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5) GPS Needs to Account for General Relativity

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6) GPS Isn’t Just for Determining Location


GPS and the Internet of Things

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Calum McClelland

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Director of Projects @Leverege. Striving to change myself and the world for the better. I value active living, life-long learning, and keeping an open mind.

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Director of Projects @Leverege. Striving to change myself and the world for the better. I value active living, life-long learning, and keeping an open mind.

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Expert analysis, simple explanations, and the latest advances in IoT, AR/VR/MR, AI & ML and beyond! To publish with us please email: contribute@iotforall.com

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