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ISRO successfully launches IRNSS 1C navigation satellite

Oct 16, 2014

ISRO successfully launches IRNSS 1C navigation satellite

India successfully launched IRNSS 1C on board ISRO's PSLV C26 rocket from the spaceport in Sriharikota at 1.32 am on Thursday, moving a step closer to setting up the country's own navigation system on par with Global Positioning System (GPS) of the United States. #ISRO #India #NewsTracker #GPS #Sriharikota #IRNSS #PSLV C26 #K Radhakirshnan
First Mars, then navigation Isro sends up third satellite to build GPS on par with US

Oct 13, 2014

First Mars, then navigation Isro sends up third satellite to build GPS on par with US

As part of its aspirations to build a regional navigational system equivalent to the GPS of the US, ISRO plans to send seven satellites to put its Indian Regional Navigational Satellite System (IRNSS) in place. #ISRO #India #ThisisNext #GPS #research #Space #Global Positioning System #navigation system #IRNSS 1C
Countdown for India's navigation satellite IRNSS 1C begins at Sriharikota

Oct 13, 2014

Countdown for India's navigation satellite IRNSS 1C begins at Sriharikota

The 67-hour countdown for the launch of India's navigation satellite IRNSS 1C began in Sriharikota. #India #NewsTracker #GPS #Sriharikota #Global Positioning System #Navigation satellite #IRNSS 1C #PSLV C 26 #LAB
GPS system in the brain How 2014 Nobel prize winners can help with Alzheimers

Oct 07, 2014

GPS system in the brain How 2014 Nobel prize winners can help with Alzheimers

Yesterday the Nobel Prize Committee in Switzerland announced the Nobel in medicine. The winners of the prize helped discover the brain's GPS system. #Nobel Prize #Brain #hippocampus #Nobel Prize in Medicine #ScienceBuzz #John O'Keefe #May-Britt Moser #Edvard Moser #GPS system #Entorhinal cortex
ISRO to launch third navigation satellite IRNSS 1C on 10 October

Oct 03, 2014

ISRO to launch third navigation satellite IRNSS 1C on 10 October

ISRO will launch the third of seven series of satellites to put in place India's own navigation system on par with US' Global Positioning System (GPS) from the spaceport of Sriharikota on October 10. #United States #ISRO #India #China #NewsTracker #GPS #IRNSS

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How Google Maps and Android phones can help Indian Railways

May 30, 2012

How Google Maps and Android phones can help Indian Railways

This automatically updated train running information will not only be a boon for passengers but also for the Indian Railways as they would be able to track the position of all trains with a good deal of precision. #social media #HowThisWorks #Google Inc. #Android #Indian Railways #Gmail #GPS