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US20120098699 Method and System for the Geolocation of a Radio Beacon in a Search and Rescue System  
A method for the geolocation of a device transmitting a signal containing at least one message to a plurality of relay satellites in a medium earth orbit, visible from said device, receiving said...
US20090119014 NAVIGATION SYSTEM FOR ALERTING DRIVERS OF NEARBY VEHICLES  
A navigation system having a transceiver configured to receive a first GPS location signal corresponding to a geographic location of the navigation system and a second GPS location signal...
US20070099629 USING GPS AND RANGING TO DETERMINE RELATIVE ELEVATION OF AN ASSET  
A system and method are disclosed for determining a position of a wireless communication device. A method includes determining a respective (x,y) position of two wireless communication devices,...
US20070063893 Spot Locator  
A system and method is provided for enhancing the coverage and capabilities of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) using signal emitters. The signal emitters generate and emit GNSS Radio...
US20080258968 Salvage System for Life Jacket  
The present invention relates to a salvage system for a life jacket capable of enabling quick rescue of a victim by quickly finding a victim wearing the life jacket using an artificial satellite...
US20110152970 LOCATION-BASED RANKING AND SWITCHING OF WIRELESS CHANNELS IN A BODY AREA NETWORK OF MEDICAL DEVICES  
Operating techniques and methodologies for a body area network of medical devices are provided. One technique relates to an intelligent channel hopping scheme that detects loss of wireless...
US20080061990 Pet locating device  
A pet location system having a pet locator with GPS capabilities in communication with a wireless network such that a user interface accessible on a common computer network or by telephone is...
US20090061891 Method for requesting rescue by receiving disaster alarm signal and apparatus thereof  
A method of requesting a rescue by receiving a disaster alarm signal and a method thereof are disclosed. The method of requesting a rescue by a user terminal, which is connected to a disaster...
US20090038670 Pet collar with solar powered global positioning system device  
A pet collar with a solar powered global positioning system (GPS) device in accordance with the present invention has a band, a GPS device and multiple solar panels. The band is annular and has an...
US20050012663 System for locating a person having fallen overboard  
The invention concerns a system for locating a person having fallen overboard. Said system is designed for participants in a race on the open sea. The inventive system is in the form of a clothing...
US20110319051 Emergency Notification System for Mobile Devices  
An emergency notification system for a mobile device. The system includes a mobile device application that is adapted to be stored in memory on the mobile device. The application, upon activation...
US20130088386 Satellite shoe with global positioning system  
This is a specially designed shoe fitted with a GPS chip to track the movement and location of the persons wearing it. The chip is hidden in a separate compartment in the sole of the shoe. The...
US20110122019 APPARATUS FOR SEARCHING A DISTRESS SIGNAL AND THE CONTROLLING METHOD THEREOF  
Provided are an apparatus for searching a distress signal and a controlling method thereof. The apparatus for searching a distress signal includes: a beacon receiver receiving the distress signal...
US20080299989 CENTRALIZED LOCATION BROKER  
A centralized location system includes a location update application programming interface (API) to receive varying types of location inputs for a user from at least one location-providing...
US20060227047 MEETING LOCATOR SYSTEM AND METHOD OF USING THE SAME  
A meeting locator system enables users, each having a mobile phone equipped with locative sensing capabilities, to receive locative data from one another. The meeting locator system displays the...
US20100328106 EMERGENCY DEVICES  
A warning system is provided, which is particularly useful as a person overboard warning system. The system comprises a trigger part, worn by a crew member, which emits a signal on immersion in...
US20090121931 Wrist Worn Communication Device coupled with Antenna Extendable by the Arm  
The present invention discloses a wrist-worn wireless communication device coupled with an RF antenna configured to operate folded or coiled in the device, or extended along the arm from wrist to...
US20090278736 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR RELATIVE NAVIGATION USING REFLECTED GPS SIGNALS  
A method and system to passively navigate an orbiting moving body towards an orbiting target using reflected GPS signals. A pair of antennas is employed to receive both direct signals from a...
US20060170588 Tracking method for cell phone with positioning device and system thereof  
A tracking method for a cell phone with a positioning device and the system thereof are described. The longitudinal and latitudinal coordinates of a tracked end in a global positioning system...
US20090167603 POSITIONING METHOD, COMPUTER PROGRAM, POSITIONING DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS  
A positioning method in a positioning device that calculates a location of the positioning device by executing Kalman filtering includes, acquiring a satellite signal from a positioning satellite;...
US20090009388 System for monitoring and tracking animals  
A product is inserted subcutaneously, either manually or mechanically, into domesticated or wild animals to assist in tracking domesticated or wild animals. The product and methods of using...
US20080082263 Position estimation method and related device  
A method includes receiving inertial position information, global positioning information and ranging information with a position estimation device. The method determines an estimation of a...
US20090121930 Personal locator and locating method  
Disclosed are systems; apparatus and methods for tracking or locating a person that is lost or has an emergency. Personal locating apparatus is employed comprising a plurality of buttons, and/or a...
US20100026571 Nautical Safety Beacon  
A signalling beacon which includes a global positioning system receiver, operable to determine a geographic location of the signalling beacon, a radio frequency transmitter operable to transmit a...
US20080132245 Method and apparatus for surreptitiously triggering the collection of data from a lost wireless communications device equipped with audio and/or video collection means  
A method for locating a wireless communications device WCD (102). The method includes the step of receiving at the WCD (102) a wireless transmission comprising a first auto-location trigger...
US20080133308 LEAKAGE LOCATION METHODS  
A method is provided for locating the source of a leak from a CATV system. The method comprises providing at least one instrument adapted to measure the strength of a signal carried by the CATV...
US20070290920 Wireless communication apparatus method and system for vehicle  
A wireless communication system for a vehicle includes a navigation apparatus and an emergency report apparatus. When a vehicle accessory switch is in an on position, the navigation apparatus...
US20100070140 VEHICLE SAFETY SYSTEM AND METHOD WITH AUTOMATIC ACCIDENT REPORTING  
A vehicle safety system includes a motion detecting device, a control module, a positioning module, and a wireless transmitting module. The motion detecting device is configured for sensing the...
US20090289844 POSITION MONITORING SYSTEM  
Various embodiments include a system comprising a remote unit operable to determine a geographic location of the remote unit, and to transmit data indicating the location of the remote unit, the...
US20090255484 Pet Restraint System  
A pet restraint system includes a collar having first and second ends and a fastener to selectively secure the first and second collar ends about a pet. A radio transmitter is coupled to the...
US20090287499 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATICALLY PROVISIONING A DEVICE AND REGISTERING VEHICLE MODULES WITH A TELEMATICS SERVICES PROVIDER  
Upon crank-up of a newly manufactured vehicle, a TCU seeks a GPS. The TCU queries an equipment information table in a memory and determines if the table is empty. If the table is empty and the TCU...
US20090305724 METHOD, DEVICE ARRANGEMENT, TERMINAL AND COMPUTER SOFTWARE PRODUCT FOR DISTRIBUTING TELEMATIC DATA OF MOVING OBJECT  
A positioning method, a tracker's terminal (13), a positioning arrangement and a computer software product for tracking an object (11a), such as a dog. The method uses GPS positioning. The GPS...
US20150042512 METHOD AND TRACKING DEVICE FOR TRACKING MOVEMENT IN A MARINE ENVIRONMENT WITH TACTICAL ADJUSTMENTS TO AN EMERGENCY RESPONSE  
The present invention relates to devices and methods for tracking movement in a marine environment. At least one tracking device that is adapted to be deployed on a surface of the water, wherein...
US20130063304 METHOD AND TRACKING DEVICE FOR TRACKING MOVEMENT IN A MARINE ENVIRONMENT WITH TACTICAL ADJUSTMENTS TO AN EMERGENCY RESPONSE  
The present invention relates to devices and methods for tracking movement in a marine environment. At least one tracking device that is adapted to be deployed on a surface of the water, wherein...
US20140159951 Shoe-Embedded Emergency Positioning System  
A shoe body light-emitting device includes: a waterproof enclosure embedded on a shoe body and having a cavity; a control circuit embedded in the cavity and comprising circuit board and a motion...
US20080122689 POSITION DETERMINATION SYSTEM AND POSITION DETERMINATION METHOD  
A position determination system includes a mobile terminal configured to receive GPS information from a GPS; a base station device configured to measure a round trip time (RTT) from the mobile...
US20050164713 Assisted location through the establishing of a cellular network mobile communication terminal USSD transport channel, for a call centre  
A communication system consists of a cellular communication network, a satellite positioning network coupled to an assistance data server, which itself coupled to the cellular network, and mobile...
US20080299991 METHOD FOR LOCATING A MOBILE UNIT  
The present invention provides a method of locating a mobile unit. The method may include storing, at a location outside of a mobile unit, information indicative of a last known location of the...
US20100023204 POWER MANAGEMENT SYSTEM  
A vehicle communication system facilitates hands-free interaction with a mobile device in a vehicle or elsewhere. Users interact with the system by speaking to it. The system processes text and...
US20080174484 Location Recording System  
The present invention discloses a communication system and method for determining and recording the geographical location of an object attached with a short range wireless device, over a wide...
US20050174283 Location information notifying system and communication terminal  
It is an object of the invention to provide a position information notification system in which communication terminals can mutually conduct a request for acquiring current position information...
US20130063300 METHOD, SYSTEM, AND MACHINE TO TRACK AND ANTICIPATE THE MOVEMENT OF FLUID SPILLS WHEN MOVING WITH WATER FLOW  
The present invention relates to systems, methods, and machines for tracking a fluid spill. The method includes obtaining real-time location data for a number of tracking devices from a...
US20080272920 ANIMAL TRACKING AND CONTAINMENT SYSTEM  
A system, apparatus and method for tracking and containing animals within a programmable and customizable confinement area are disclosed. In one embodiment of the invention, a user programmable...
US20140097982 TRANSMITTING POSITIONS OF DEVICES  
Transmitting positions of devices is described herein. One method for transmitting a position of a device includes converting a received Global Positioning System (GPS) signal to a short range...
US20100216432 Wireless device for receiving calls to automatically transmit messages of current device location  
A wireless location tracking device (WLTD) includes a global position system (GPS) for receiving signals and generating data for determining a geographic location of the wireless location tracking...
US20090167600 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR SUPPORTING ASSISTED GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM DURING EMERGENCY SERVICE IN A COMMUNICATION SYSTEM  
An apparatus and method for supporting an Assisted Global Positioning System (AGPS) during emergency service in a communication system are provided. The system includes a client, an integration...
US20100309046 COMMUNICATIONS METHOD  
A method of two-way data and voice communication with a user utilizing a portable device having a cellular transceiver module, GPS module, an emergency call button, and a base station comprising...
US20140368382 PROVIDING INDOOR LOCATION OF A MOBILE COMPUTER BY COMBINING SENSOR DATA AND NETWORK RELATED INFORMATION  
Providing indoor location, position, or tracking of a mobile computer using combined sensor data and network related information is disclosed. Outdoor location, indoor location, and determined...
US20100308992 PERSONAL SAFETY AND LOCATOR DEVICE  
An automatically provisioned passenger safety and locator device is described. In one aspect, the locator device includes a microcontroller with a processor coupled to the memory comprising...
US20100141515 POSITION TRACKING DEVICE AND METHOD  
The present application relates to tracking a position of a device, e.g. for detecting slow and rapid earth deformation, by making use of a recursive filter having the filter characteristic...

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