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US20110001638 LOCATION BASED SERVICES PRIVACY KEY  
A method for controlling location-based services for a vehicle that includes establishing a user-selected location-based service preference for a vehicle, linking a portable privacy key to the...
US20070027617 RADIO NAVIGATION SYSTEM  
A radio navigation system for use with an automobile audio device is provided. The radio navigation system includes a positioning receiver having a modulation transmitter and receiving a...
US20090207050 Asset recovery system  
An asset location, tracking, and recovery system and method includes a network of VHF towers and a control center receiving signals from and transmitting signals to the VHF towers. Primary...
US20100295707 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR LANE DEPARTURE WARNING  
Various methods and systems are disclosed for implementing warnings of various intensity using input from a warning system, such as a lane departure detection system, and a driver assessment...
US20140292544 MACHINE SYSTEM HAVING LANE KEEPING FUNCTIONALITY  
A lane keeping system is disclosed for use with a mobile machine. The lane keeping system may have a locating device positioned onboard the mobile machine that is configured to generate a location...
US20070210936 System and method for arrival alerts  
A system and method for generating predictive alerts, such as imminent arrival alerts is disclosed. This invention utilizes the location determination capabilities of GPS-enabled phones and other...
US20070040705 Unsafe location warning system  
A location warning system in a vehicle includes a position detector for detecting a vehicle position, a storage system for storing unsafe location information in a database, and a visual...
US20080224895 Adaptive range vehicle locating unit, vehicle tracking unit and vehicle recovery system including same  
An adaptive range vehicle recovery system including an adaptive range vehicle locating unit including a narrowband baseband generator for generating a narrowband signal, a wideband baseband...
US20080079608 Vector-based harbor scheduling  
A method of optimizing the scheduling of ships entering and leaving a harbor, the method comprising the steps of: a. Combining information from an automated identification system about each ship...
US20060261981 Vehicle locating unit proof of life subsystem and method  
A vehicle locating unit features a receiver which receives a signal from a network of communication sources and a transponder activated when a communication source sends a message to the receiver....
US20060055561 Automatic speed violation detection and response system using wireless communication, positioning and RF ID  
An automatic mobile speed violation detection and response system for identifying vehicles traveling in excess of a predetermined speed and providing a response to this violation is proposed. The...
US20080291052 Alert and warning system and method  
The present inventions provide a system and method for providing a warning using at least one wireless communication link between an approaching object and the location where a warning is to be...
US20090140881 Vehicle-use visual field assistance system in which information dispatch apparatus transmits images of blind spots to vehicles  
A camera of a ground-based information dispatch apparatus captures a blind-spot image, showing a region that is a blind spot with respect to a vehicle driver. A vehicle-mounted camera captures a...
US20090109066 WIRELESS WHEEL-SENSOR SYSTEM FOR DEAD RECKONING NAVIGATION APPLICATIONS  
A dead-reckoning sensory system includes a receiver unit and a transmitter unit in wireless communication with the receiver unit. The transmitter unit is operable to be mounted to a wheel of a...
US20140111356 RAILWAY TANK CAR SECURITY DEVICE  
A railcar sensing system is provided that in particular provides a system for sensing the orientation of a hatch of a railway tank car. The railcar sensing system includes an accelerometer for...
US20060061488 Location based task reminder  
Method and apparatus to provide a user task reminders based on location information are described.
US20100045488 VEHICLE-TO-VEHICLE TRAFFIC QUEUE INFORMATION COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND METHOD  
Disclosed are embodiments of a vehicle-to-vehicle traffic queue information communication system, a traffic queue information communication device, and method. The system and method embodiments...
US20090112452 VEHICLE NAVIGATION SYSTEM WITH REAL TIME TRAFFIC IMAGE DISPLAY  
Methods and apparatus are provided for displaying traffic status information to a user of a vehicle. An onboard vehicle methodology as described herein receives traffic image data corresponding to...
US20140225755 OPERATOR ASSISTANCE SYSTEM  
A system having a controller is provided. The controller receives a signal indicative of an actual position and an actual orientation of a machine on a worksite, from a position detection module....
US20050251335 Curve warning system  
The present invention provides a system and method for warning a driver of upcoming curves in a road including. In general, a vehicle positioning module determines the vehicle's position in a...
US20070143006 Transponder-assisted positioning system  
System for the vehicle-assisted storing and removal of goods in a warehouse with automatic position determination of at least the stored goods, comprising a plurality of transponder devices that...
US20070069924 OPTICAL NAVIGATION OF VEHICLES  
Optical motion detectors of the type used in a computer mouse are mounted on the bottom of a vehicle for detecting motion of the vehicle along a surface. Position of the vehicle can thereafter be...
US20070103342 Dynamic Modification And Communication Of Routes For Transportation Vehicles  
Methods and an automated digital applications are disclosed that can assist in the operation, scheduling and vehicle maintenance of transportation companies, and especially those involved in the...
US20070273551 Advanced warning system for emergency vehicles  
An advanced warning system that will alert motorists of an approaching emergency vehicle to provide motorists with ample time to yield the right of way and clear a path for the emergency vehicle,...
US20050001743 INFORMATION RETRIEVAL AND DISPLAY DEVICE AND SYSTEM  
The present invention provides a device and method for providing a user with location-specific information. The information provided includes directory services, news services, geographical...
US20090115633 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR AUTOMATED WARNING DEVICE  
Methods and systems for automatically sounding a vehicle warning are provided. The method includes determining when the vehicle is within a predetermined distance to a warning area, and...
US20060284737 Device to determine the position of an immobile object  
A device to determine the position of a mobile object with respect to an immobile object, wherein it comprises means to emit a beam of infrared light fixed on the mobile object to illuminate at...
US20050200501 Aircraft boundary transition warnings and auto alerting  
In combination with a Geographic Information System (GIS), 3-dimensional shapes may be used to designate or identify blocks of airspace. These shapes may be defined in many ways including...
US20050237224 Vehicle navigation and safety systems  
A vehicle navigation system for alerting a vehicle driver of the presence and status of traffic devices. The vehicle navigation system may alert a driver of the time remaining before a traffic...
US20150228191 Navigation Directions Specific to Device State  
To provide effective navigation directions to a user in an automotive environment, a system determines information related to navigating the user to a destination, determines whether a screen of...
US20080319660 LANDMARK-BASED ROUTING  
Driving directions can be helpful if in addition to spatial information, landmark information is provided. Landmarks assist in adding context to directions as well as allowing for a greater...
US20070162597 Service notification system  
A service notification system for notifying a service content to a user includes: a location detecting unit for detecting location information of a terminal owned by the user; a service selection...
US20080238723 Digital Windshield Information System Employing a Recommendation Engine Keyed to a Map Database System  
Disclosed is a method and system for recommending locations keyed to a map database system and providing navigation instructions to the recommended locations to a driver of a vehicle by gathering...
US20090078702 TRACKABLE CART  
An example trackable cart includes a body having an upper body portion defining an opening for loading and unloading items from the body and a lid for closing the opening of the body. The lid...
US20080252437 BATTERY RUN DOWN INDICATOR  
An automotive vehicle battery monitor includes an electrical connection configured to electrically couple to an electrical system of the vehicle. An output provides a visual indication related to...
US20090243896 System Enabling A User Of A Vehicle To Locate Same By Means Of A Radio Signal  
The invention relates to a system which can give a vehicle user an indication related to a direction to take to find back his vehicle. The said system comprises a hand-held object (1) to be taken...
US20100045451 Speed reduction, alerting, and logging system  
A system for Speed Reduction, Alerting, and Logging is disclosed that determines a vehicle's location and the legal speed limit at any location, then alerts the driver when his or her speed passes...
US20090176475 Push/Pull information system for airborne networks  
A wireless communications system, and a corresponding method, for use with an aircraft, includes airborne base station equipment mounted on the aircraft, the base station equipment capable of...
US20080165018 Inattentive Vehicular Operator Detection Method and Arrangement  
Method and arrangement for determining inattentiveness of an operator of a vehicle includes determining the position of the vehicle, analyzing the determining position of the vehicle relative to a...
US20090115638 Vehicle Positioning System Using Location Codes in Passive Tags  
Vehicles driving on a roadway interrogate passive tags in or on lanes of the roadway. Codes in the tags represent locations along the highway and which lane the vehicle is traveling in. Units in...
US20080007432 Diagnosis apparatus and method for diagnosing connection state of vehicle antenna  
In diagnosis apparatus and method for diagnosing a vehicle antenna, the vehicle antenna performing transmission and reception of electric waves to and from a portable unit, the vehicle antenna is...
US20090285450 IMAGE-BASED SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR VEHICLE GUIDANCE AND NAVIGATION  
A method of estimating position and orientation of a vehicle using image data is provided. The method includes capturing an image of a region external to the vehicle using a camera mounted to the...
US20110045842 Method and System For Updating A Social Networking System Based On Vehicle Events  
A computer-implemented method for automatically updating a social networking system based on vehicle events may include receiving login information at a nomadic device to permit network access to...
US20100323715 DEVICE LOCATION PREDICTION FOR MOBILE SERVICE OPTIMIZATION  
Described technologies are generally related to predicting future mobile device locations and using the predictive information to optimize mobile communications service parameters. Mobile device...
US20060261980 Device and utilisation method for determining user charges for travelling on stretch of road  
A method of using a road toll determination apparatus in a vehicle to generate and transmit to oncoming vehicles information about the road ahead. Such apparatus comprises a digital map of a road...
US20070061338 System and method for countering abusive law enforcement and maintaining, managing and distributing information and reports regarding same  
A system and method for countering abusive law enforcement comprising an Internet website having a variety of reporting options coupled with a system for investigating and minimizing abusive law...
US20110128163 POSITIONING SYSTEM  
A positioning system determines location information based on reading one or more of a set of machine readable markers positioned about a facility, for example using a proximity reader. A memory...
US20060061484 Wireless system for notifying a driver of an oncoming emergency vehicle  
An emergency vehicle notification system includes a housing including a receiver stored therein and a power cord adapted for plugging into a 12-volt DC source. A central processing unit (CPU) is...
US20090093958 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING POSITION WITHIN OR WITHOUT A COMPLEX POLYGON GEOFENCE  
A geofence system which locates a position as within or without the complex polygon type geofence using a simplified algorithm. The algorithm obtains a position and compares it to the polygon by...
US20080068180 Radio frequency identification tag embedded in the windshields of vehicle for wirelessly determining vehicle identification, location and toll collection  
A system enables collection of data using a radar challenging units familiar in RF tagging system in communication with RFid tags embedded in windshields associated with motor vehicles. The edge...

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