Here is a Thought BEFORE You Buy GPS Fleet Tracking

One big mistake I have been observing in my 10 plus years of expereince with GPS Fleet Tracking is an issue that has nothing to do with GPS itself. It has to do with a very typical and secretive attitude on management's part … usually starting long before they ever even buy GPS tracking for their fleet. Start bringing your employees, especially drivers, on board _before_ you make any GPS tracking equipment solutions. It does not have to be a

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GPS Yourself For Fun, Profit and the World

Here’s a great article from CleanTechnica (recommended) that points up an issue I have been talking about for years now:  GPS tracking and GPS mapping isn’t “just for the other guy”.  You can make your own ROI. When we mention GPS tracking most people think of three major areas: Tracking commercial fleets for safety and savings Tracking public transpo like buses and taxis for public convenience and compliance Tracking prisoners/paroled offenders to save corrections costs and make the pubic safer.

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Immediate Danger Averted, But Fuzzy Frequency Thinking Abounds

Avweb Comes through with the best update I have seen on the GPS/LightSquared mess … Thanks, Guys: LightSquared Update Recent tests have shown that LightSquared’s proposed grid of 40,000 wireless network ground stations could interfere with GPS signals, and now the FCC has granted LightSquared a two-week extension to file a report on its position. LightSquared’s report was originally due Wednesday, the same day the FCC granted the extension. LightSquared spokesman Jim Carlisle said Tuesday that the company underestimated the

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GPS Tracking — Jobs, Yes There Are GPS Jobs!

GPS World Career Locator Announcement to All Job Seekers New and Improved Resume/Profile System! Check it Out: Modern Look, Simplified Use Upload Your Resume From a PDF or Word Document No Resume to Upload? – Use the "Build Online" Tool Better Search Capability – Employers Find Your Resume Easily All Resumes are Still Anonymous! NOTE: If you have created a resume on our site in the past, you will need to update your information in our new system Already have

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As I’ve Said, You Have Much More To Worry About Than GPS Tracking Privacy

I can’t count how many times I have written about this issue in the past, here and on other online forums. Because this site is mainly about GPS tracking I get a lot of visitors who are highly polarized … for or against the government being able to track citizen’s positions and past movements via cell-phone based GPS or discrete GPS systems that might be in use by the subject of an investigation. But folks, if you are deeply concerned

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GPS Tracking, Science and Insurance

I was really happy to read this release a few days ago highlighting yet another success of my old friends at Geotab.  I used to be a dealer of Geotab products and I am still convinced they offer some of the best business-oriented GPS solutions in the world. ISO Equips Fleet with Devices to Develop Analytic Methods for Auto Insurance ISO has announced that it will equip more than 600 ISO company vehicles with telematics devices to monitor and record

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