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GPS / Global Positioning System stories

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3GPP Standards for Satellite IoT – the catalyst for progression, or a Mexican standoff?
3 days ago
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Amid a lowered cost to develop satellite networks, questions arise as to whether 3GPP Standards for Satellite IoT will serve as a progression catalyst or incite standstill tensions.
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Hands-on review: Fitbit Charge 6
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reviews
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The Charge 6 comes filled to the brim with features, including more than 40 different exercise modes, built-in GPS, and an ECG heart health reader.
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Revolutionising retail: Harnessing LBS and RTLS for performance boost
Fri, 13th Oct 2023
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cx
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martech
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progility technologies
Retailers are using Location-Based Services (LBS) and Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) to enhance performance.
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The rising impact of innovation on LBS & RTLS technologies
Fri, 13th Oct 2023
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martech
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cx
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wifi
Location-Based Services (LBS) and Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) technology innovations are transforming industries like retail, healthcare and mining.
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Global Processing Services appoints new non-executive directors
Thu, 23rd Feb 2023
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fintech
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worldpay
Global Processing Services (GPS) has added three new non-executive directors to its board, enhancing its next-gen payments processing capabilities.
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How ePOD systems are automating delivery processes and enhancing CX
Tue, 20th Dec 2022
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martech
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cx
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it automation
The supply chain and transport & logistics (T&L) sectors are under greater pressure to meet customer demands than ever before.
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Tech adoption helping fleets navigate operational obstacles
Tue, 20th Dec 2022
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fleet management
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verizon
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gps
Fleet technology is helping businesses navigate challenges and improve performance, according to Verizon Business research.
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Global Processing Services appoints new Chief People Officer
Fri, 18th Nov 2022
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recruitment
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london
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gps
Sharyn Wilson appointed as GPS Chief People Officer. Responsible for leading global HR organization and attracting world-class talent. Based in London.
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Apple announces the new Apple watch ultra - For the outdoors
Fri, 9th Sep 2022
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smartphones
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Suitable for water sports, it is a technical tool for adventurers and explorers, built with a compass app in watchOS 9.
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Apple announces the Apple watch series 8 and the new Apple watch SE
Fri, 9th Sep 2022
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apple
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smartphones
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technology gifts
Apple has announced the Apple watch series 8 and the new Apple watch SE, which brings advanced technology and performance.
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Global Processing Services appoints Joanne Dewar & Kevin Schultz as vice chair & CEO
Fri, 1st Jul 2022
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digital banking
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strategy
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gps
Joanne Dewar appointed GPS vice chair while Kevin Schultz becomes CEO, bringing experience in digital banking and payments.
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Cradlepoint expands its Cellular Intelligence capabilities
Wed, 18th May 2022
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5g
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wireless networks
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cradlepoint
Cradlepoint expands Wireless WAN visibility with new Cellular Intelligence capabilities, providing enhanced management and troubleshooting tools.
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Global Processing Services (GPS) appoints Simon Stanford as chief revenue officer
Fri, 6th May 2022
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crm
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telecommunications
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gps
Global Processing Services (GPS) appoints Simon Stanford as CRO to lead their global commercial, partnerships, and revenue growth strategy.
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Global Processing Services (GPS) appoints Simon Stanford as Chief revenue officer
Fri, 6th May 2022
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crm
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london
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gps
Global Processing Services appoints Simon Stanford as Chief Revenue Officer to lead global commercial development and drive revenue growth worldwide.
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GPS and Mastercard help fintechs disrupt traditional banking
Thu, 24th Mar 2022
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fintech
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pos
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martech
GPS, the global payment technology platform catering to a variety of fintechs, has announced a new strategic partnership with Mastercard.
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GPS closes $400 million funding round, brings on new chair
Tue, 18th Jan 2022
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commerce systems
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martech
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payment gateways
Global Processing Services (GPS) has closed a fundraise of over $400m, with Temasek and MissionOG joining the initial investors.
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Moochies Connect Phone Watch to help parents keep track of their kids
Wed, 15th Dec 2021
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gps
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retail
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ingram micro
Ingram Micro secures distribution rights for GPS-enabled wristwatch that allows parents to track their children in New Zealand.
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GPS and Currencycloud launch cross-border payments solution
Thu, 1st Jul 2021
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cryptocurrency
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fintech
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blockchain
Global Processing Services (GPS) has partnered with Currencycloud to offer cross-border payment solutions for financial institutions and fintechs.
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Consumer GPS tracker leaks unencrypted data, warns Avast
Thu, 12th Sep 2019
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cybersecurity
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gps
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avast
Security flaws rife in Shenzhen i365 GPS trackers, exposing users in Australia and NZ.
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What is a kilogram? Lower Hutt holds its own weight on a global scale
Mon, 20th May 2019
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gps
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retail
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measurement
NZ's quantum leap: New desktop machine redefines the kilogram.
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On the road again: How to tackle mileage reporting for business
Mon, 18th Mar 2019
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gps
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location tracking
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sap concur
Rising SMB car costs push for smart GPS mileage tracking, says SAP Concur.
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The tech that helped the first woman to sail around Australia
Mon, 17th Dec 2018
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gps
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inmarsat
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mental health
Lisa Blair used devices from supplied by Pivotel to aid her in becoming the first woman to circumnavigate Australia non-stop.
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Hands-on review: Tile Mate and Tile Pro Bluetooth trackers
Tue, 27th Nov 2018
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gaming
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reviews
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technology gifts
Goodbye to misplaced keys & phones with Tile's Bluetooth tracker tags and handy app!.
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Wellington supermarket trials GPS trolley tracking
Mon, 26th Nov 2018
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inventory management systems
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gps
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location tracking
New World tracks shoppers with GPS in trolleys to enhance store layout and efficiency.