Posts Tagged GPS

How dependant are we on GPS technology?

GPS Satellites
I recently discovered, in a Gizmodo Article about GPS Jammers, just how dependant we (as a modern society) are on GPS technology and exactly how simple it is to disrupt it.  The obvious victims of a GPS outage are navigation systems and mobile phones, but other impacted systems would include power grids, air traffic control, and bank ATMs, just to name a few.

For more information, check out the link to the Gizmodo article below:

GPS Chaos: How A $US30 Box Can Jam Your Life

 

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