SOME COMMERCIAL APPLICATIONS
GPS Adventure Travel
GPS Maps for hiking, fishing, snowmobiling, on- and off road
sightseeing. GPS Maps are map images, waypoint coordinates, route and/or track
data that lead you through unique travel adventure.
Clock - Nixie Tube GPS Click by Navtech
Federal Aviation Administration: Satellite Navigation
The FAA's current and planned projects using GPS.
GoCar Rentals: SF touring buggies
Take a tour of San Francisco in a two passenger, three wheel
car with audio promted by GPS technology.
GPS-MP3 proposed design to be added into taxi cabs
Quake: Crustal Deformation
With numerous faults in close proximity to a large urban
population, the San Francisco Bay area area has one of the highest earthquake
hazards in the world. GPS technology is one of many instruments deployed to
study deformation in this area.
The company used for SF Muni Streetcar GPS tracking.
Remote login system creating dial-in location based messages networks within a city. In development.
GPS wearable garment for sound art
A Chicago based company that specializes in game development with the use of GPS.
TeleWindow (case study)
Research by Professor Carrie Heeter, Michegan State University
Virtual connection between home-bound elderly and a local Centre for the Elderly
Hole in Space - Kit Galloway and Sherrie Rabinowitz
Early satellite projects from The Electronic Cafe (1970's) - Kit Galloway and Sherrie Rabinowitz
Telecollaborative art projects by the Electronic Cafe