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Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Upper Vermont’s Lake Champlain Region

Getaways can be relaxing and recharging. Here’s an ideal spot for one.

06/25/2015

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Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Appreciating Paper Maps and Charts

Remember, savvy travelers do not live by GPS alone!

06/11/2015

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Exclusive Video: Philadelphia Police Get High Tech Help Stopping Bank Robbery Suspect

Philadelphia Police say a bank robbery suspect had no idea that while he tried to make his escape from a bank robbery, there was a GPS chip tracking his every movement.

02/20/2015

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Bucks County Residents Injured In Bus Crash File Lawsuit Against GPS Manufacturers

They claim GPS companies have a duty to warn of height restrictions.

01/28/2015

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3 On Your Side: GPS Used To Track Alleged Kidnapper

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us these devices aren’t uncommon, yet and they’re more than just a traditional GPS system that most people use.

11/06/2014

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The Dangers Of Digital Stalking

One in six American women and one in 19 men have experienced stalking at some point in their lives, and stalking puts victims at increased risk of being attacked or killed. In the digital age, many stalkers can track their victims almost anywhere they go, with terrifying consequences.

11/05/2014

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Police: $10,000 Worth Of Cell Phones And GPS Units Stolen From RadioShack

Pennsylvania State Police say $10,000 worth of cell phones and GPS units were taken from a local RadioShack early Sunday morning.

11/05/2014

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NJ Court: No GPS Monitoring For Sex Crimes Pre-2007

New Jersey can’t force sex offenders who were convicted before a GPS monitoring program was signed into law to wear the tracking devices, a divided state Supreme Court ruled.

09/23/2014

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Company Introduces ‘Panic Button’ For Cell Phones

The Panic Button, only available to Android users, works by selecting three contacts you trust who are able to act quickly in an emergency.

06/24/2014

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Are Self-Driving Cars Legal?

Autonomous vehicle developers are testing self-driving cars on public streets, but don’t expect to buy your own just yet.

06/23/2014

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Tips For Your Next Road Trip

Going on a road trip? Here’s a list of great tips to make your outing that much better.

05/20/2014

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Map My Tracks App

Map My Tracks acts as a real time GPS, showing you – and anyone who you’d like to share with – exactly where you are at any given moment.

03/12/2014

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Smartphone Apps Force GPS Companies To Get Creative

Sales of those GPS units you stick in your car have taken a hit, thanks to smartphone saturation.

02/23/2014

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New Jersey’s Second-Largest City To Track City Vehicles

New Jersey’s second-largest city will be tracking city vehicles to eliminate personal use by employees and reduce fuel expenses.

08/14/2013

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Authors Craft ‘GPS’ For Food Shopping

There’s a difference between eating the right amount of calories and eating the right foods.

03/24/2013

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