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The Military

Submission + - Ground-based GPS mimic is inch perfect (technologyreview.com)

holy_calamity writes: "For several years the US Air Force has used WiFi-router-sized boxes on a New Mexico missile range to create a GPS-like service to track munitions to the nearest inch. Now the Australian company behind the technology is rolling it out for civilians. One gold mine is already using the tech and specifications are being released so that GPS receiver manufacturers can adopt the technology. Locata hopes that construction sites, factories and city governments will all want to install their own high accuracy "location hotspots"."
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Ground-based GPS mimic is inch perfect

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