Next-generation GPS satellite inches closer to space

If you don't know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else. - Yogi Berra

new birds with new services

-- means new receivers for us on the ground to make use of those services. But the gear we have now will continue to work (assuming LightSquared gets hashed out).

The new services will mean sub-meter accuracy for consumer gear, and more reliability for all users.

Going to be a few years, though, before those new boxes are in our hands (and cars).

Nuvi 2460, 680, DATUM Tymserve 2100, Trimble Thunderbolt, Ham radio, Macintosh, Linux, Windows

Thanks for the article. When

Thanks for the article. When in the right hands, impressive technology that can be utilized to benefit mankind