GPS Logger | Track Anything With GPS
Most people today are familiar with GPS technology. If you aren't one of them, GPS stands for global positioning system. It's a technology that utilizes a network of satellites orbiting the earth to determining the precise location of a GPS receiver or transmitter on the ground.
Many people have GPS navigation systems in their vehicles. Others use handheld GPS devices while hiking, camping, mountain biking, and other various activities.
This article will introduce you to a slightly different way to make use of GPS technology. Introducing the GPS logger. A GPS data logger uses the same network of satellites but it's purpose is a bit different. These handy devices are simply fancy bread crumb leavers. They don't tell the user where they are at any given point in time, they don't help the user navigate, and they won't get you out of the woods when you are lost on a hiking trip.
What a GPS data logger will do is tell you where you've been. What good is that, you might ask? Well, there are actually many good uses for this technology.
Business will often use GPS logger technology to learn about their driver's habits.
- Does the driver go home for two hour lunches?
- Do they stop off and go fishing in the afternoon?
- Maybe the driver is making a detour and selling merchandise that "fell off the truck" to a guy names Spider in an alley?
- Perhaps, a courier company wants to analyze the fastest routes to their delivery destinations.
- Are you curious about where you significant other goes at night?
There are many more uses for these handy devices. One is only limited by his imagination. One good thing is that this particular type of GPS device doesn't require the user to subscribe to a service and pay a monthly bill.
The person analyzing the data can simply remove the memory card from the device or connect the device directly to a computer via a USB cable. The data can be downloaded and analyzed instantly.
The GPS data logger is just another way that innovators are making use of GPS technology in today's world.
Perhaps a GPS data logger would help you in your business?
If you are interested in GPS logger technology, you might also be interested in a cell phone locater.
- Locate Cell Phone GPS
The days of only law enforcement agencies being able to use a cell phone locator service are in the past. It seems to many that being able to locate someone with their cell phone is likely to be a special...
- Cell Phone GPS Tracking
We've all seen this on our favorite prime time crime drama. The fugitive is on the lamb and running relentlessly from Johnny Law. What's the first thing they do? They call some super geek who is working in...
- GPS Vehicle Tracking
Not too long ago it was a thing of science fiction to put a GPS vehicle tracking device on a car and be able to instantly know where the vehicle was at any given place in the world. Of course you would see...
GPS Logger Video
Here's a fun video about the smallest GPS logger on the market. It's called a Track Stick and it's available from Brick House Security (formally Brinks Home Security)
GPS Logger Poll
Do you think it's ethical to secretly track people with GPS devices.See results without voting
Never track someone using GPS technology without their consent or knowing about it!
You are responsible for your own actions when using GPS tracking technology to track someone.
This article was written for your entertainment and is not in any way meant to offer legal advice.
More by this Author
Before you sign up for Sprint Family Locator, read about the pros and cons of the service including how to use it without the other person knowing they are being tracked.
Using a cell phone locator app to track a cell phone online is so much fun! Follow along with me and I'll help you get started!
Today I will be telling you how to fix many of the problems that you might be having with your RV water pump. Few people actually understand how the water system works in their RV. If you have a 5th wheel, motor home,...