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Global Positioning System (GPS) Technology: An Explanation of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)
John Fulton
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Publication Date: 07/10/2009

Global Positioning Technology (GPS) has become a vital technology in many industries, including agriculture. Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) utilizes more satellites for more accurate mapping and receivers are compatible with GPS. However, they can be more expensive than GPS receivers because the technology is newer. This publication serves as an introduction to the technology and helps the consumer decide between a GPS or GNSS receiver.