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GPS services for animals: at us and at them

2 years, 10 months ago
Having heard the phrase "GPS a tracker for animals", the majority will imagine a cat or a dog in a special collar. Though, proceeding from our practice, use service for shadowing cows or horses more often.

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Automation of service of Fathers Frost

2 years, 11 months ago
It is difficult to check work of employees if they are far from a bossy look. Delay, additions, fantastic justifications — only small part of what the head should face. On the example of the Delivery service of New Year's gifts we will show how our service helps to get rid of a problem of management of traveling personnel.


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Overview of family GPS services

2 years, 11 months ago
Interesting fact: the American users buy an annual subscription to service of GPS tracking relatives at once, Europeans prefer monthly payment. Russia most often takes service for the minimum term and pay per day. It is connected with the fact that for our compatriots GPS technologies are still perceived as exotic and are used in special cases. For example, if the child went hiking or left for vacation. To that there are two reasons:

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How many satellite systems rotate around Earth

2 years, 12 months ago
The majority of navigation satellite systems appeared in response to requests of military and long time was limited to GPS and GLONASS. However after it became clear that data from satellites can be used effectively in the peace purposes, the number of systems began to grow systematically. We studied the most significant of NSS existing today.

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