[Loadstone] Assisted GPS

Kerry and Gemma Hoath kerryandgemma at gotss.net
Tue Mar 24 02:10:42 GMT 2009

Wikipedia documents this well at

Basically a phone or gps unit uses a data connection to receive extra 
information to obtain a fix; this negates the requirement for a receiver to 
have 40 seconds of continuous satelite signal, helps in built-up areas.
Uses a truckload of data charges if you're not careful though.

Regards, Kerry.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Michael O. Hanson" <mhanson at winternet.com>
To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
Sent: Monday, March 23, 2009 9:25 PM
Subject: [Loadstone] Assisted GPS

What is assisted GPS?

Mike Hanson


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