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Who is responsible for inventing this gadget?   
What's more interesting about this is, who was the one responsible for inventing this very efficient gadget?


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quiapo5
10/04/2008
03:54:40 AM
Re: Who is responsible for inventing this gadget?
Since it was the US Dept. of Defense who initiated this system, it was approved by the government, which I think has a direct hand in the GPS.
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jakehenly
10/04/2008
03:56:12 AM
Re: Who is responsible for inventing this gadget?
Just like the internet, technologies like these were first developed primarily for the use of the military. It was later released when a separate module for the mainstream have been developed thoroughly. In turn, the module that was intended for military purposes have been compartmentalized
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rainman
10/04/2008
03:57:53 AM
Re: Who is responsible for inventing this gadget?
Are you sure JAKEHENLY, that the Internet was first used for military purposes? I don't think so, internet was first used as a tool for communication by different types of networks. C'mon dude, are you sure you did some research with this?
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jakehenly
10/04/2008
03:59:58 AM
Re: Who is responsible for inventing this gadget?
in reply to rainman's posting:

Am I sure? Well, yes I am. well, It was not as exact as what he have on the present internet setup. But prior technologies that led to what we have were used primarily by the military. And I guess, the task of doing research is not mine.
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