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I have read in an article that there's some kind of a problem with how GPS works. According to a magazine, the weakest signal that a cellphone works is 1,000 times stronger than a satellite of the GPS. Is it true?


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sinclair
10/03/2008
03:25:16 PM
Re: Disadvantages
I am not sure but if that is the case, how, then, does it help the Dept. of Defense or any other companies that use GPS?
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abijoy
10/03/2008
03:26:34 PM
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Really? Oh, well. We must understand that GPS, like any other system, has its own limitations.
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rainman
10/03/2008
03:28:35 PM
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Another error in the functions of the GPS Technology is nature itself, Humidity also causes the system to malfunction and causes some delays retrieving needed informations.
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sinclair
10/03/2008
03:29:21 PM
Re: Disadvantages
Yeah, we can't actually expect it's perfect. But it's already a big help. Do you know if there are specific disadvantages for handheld devices?
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koberyan
10/03/2008
03:30:35 PM
Re: Disadvantages
There is a specific disadvantage in a handheld device Sinclair, like for instance, short-battery life, slow data transmission and screen freezing, the only way to prevent this kind of problems, is to thoroughly research for that specific unit that you'll be needing.
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