Car thieves can jam your GPS, send cops off track
Sleuths of the Anti-Auto Theft Squad fear that these portable, battery-run devices might also be employed in kidnapping and other crimes involving GPS-enabled cabs.
DoT exempts feature phones from GPS installation diktat
The Department of Telecommunications, which said in April last year that all mobile p...
Indian Railways to use GPS-enabled fog safety devices
A railway official said that the Railways has provided about 2,400 of these devices in northern India where trains are worst-hit by intense fog during winter.
Japan launches new satellite to improve GPS
Tokyo, June 1 (IANS) Japan on Thursday launched a new satellite to improve the global positioning system's (GPS) accuracy and establish an efficient communication system in the event of natural disasters.
RBI’s new cash management norms hike banks’ costs
Under the new norms, lenders must ensure that they engage service providers and their sub-contractors with a net worth of at least Rs 100 crore
This new solar jacket is enabled with features like mobile charging, GPS and a mini fan
The Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan unveiled the jacket with hi-tech features.
CAG flags delay in desi GPS system; Isro chief says it's for industry to take it forward
The delays were attributed to non-execution of contracts, deficient monitoring of programme, revision in technical specifications and inadequate follow up.
J&K govt mulls installing GPS in all commercial vehicles
Jammu and Kashmir government is contemplating to install Global Positioning System (GPS) in all commercial vehicles to check violations like overloading, over-speeding and flouting of route permits.
Telcos move Trai against mandatory mobile GPS
The ICA said in its letter to Trai that the provisions for mandatory GPS capability on mobile handsets were included by the DoT based on the regulator’s recommendations.
Productivity apps to organise your business and help you do more
Forgetting passwords, being bombarded with too much unfiltered information, missing deadlines, forgetting scheduled meetings, inconvenient and time consuming scanning processes, are some of the digital challenges every business faces.
Like Bengaluru buses BMTC app is also unreliable
The app is not much of a help, especially for new passengers. Although the BMTC’s 6,000 buses have a GPS-based tracking system still feature on the app is inaccurate.
Leveraging Tech: How Facebook, SMS and GPS can determine if you are a reliable loan applicant
Small businesses or SMEs suffer from what is called as a 'thin-file' where the information available is not enough to come up with a lending decision.
Facing much flak, UP Police seeks Consultant to identify its core problems, seek citizen feedback
The UP Police has been under attack for a number of horrific crimes reported against women as well as handling of the recent CAA-NRC protests in the state last week that left over 20 people dead. On December 21, UP Police invited Expression of Interest (EOIs) for the association of a Knowledge Partner in what has been termed as ‘Uttar Pradesh Police Change Management Program,’ as per a document accessed by ET.
Maps recovered from terrorists involved in Uri attack
The maps would now form a part of investigations which is being handled by the National Investigating Agency (NIA).
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