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As GPS technology improves and manufacturers innovate, we must raise the bar for what counts as an "outstanding" navigator.
The advanced GPS, also called differential GPS, has a margin of error of just 3.2 feet. That's a big improvement over conventional GPS which is accurate up to 121 feet.
This update to one of the toughest point-and-shoots around is now ready to be mounted to your bike, helmet, or car.
In Iowa and Florida, they have a new method of chasing suspects. The police car's grill opens up and out is projected a better method of keeping up with the vehicle they're chasing.
The free app from ALK Technologies adds news features to help you find the fastest routes.
Startup bringing wearable devices to canines packs a key feature into its next device that will track a pet's location.
An engineering firm worker in New Jersey has a GPS jammer so his bosses don't know where he is all the time. However, his route takes him close to Newark airport, and his jammer affects its satellite systems.
Students from the University of Texas created a custom GPS spoofing device that allowed them to take over a superyacht's navigation system, changing its course.
In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains how to turn a smartphone into a personal navigation device, even without a data connection.
The launch of a new GPS-powered Parrot AR.Drone quadcopter comes good on your biggest spook fantasy: flying autonomously.