Assisted Gps

Assisted GPS (abbreviated generally as A-GPS and less commonly as aGPS) is a system that can in many cases greatly improve the startup performance or time-to-first-fix (TTFF) of a GPS satellite-based positioning system. It is used extensively with GPS-capable cellular phones, as its development was accelerated by the U.S. FCC's 911 requirement to make the location of a cell phone available to emergency call dispatchers.
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  • Report: Mobile Location-Based Ads Improve Targeting, Engagement, Creative

    …, the September 2014 report indicated. Location expert, Thinknear/Telenav, described “location accuracy” as being the proximity indicated by the user on the advertising request when compared to the actual location. This distance may vary by anywhere from just a few feet to hundreds of miles. Assisted GPS technology is considered the most accurate…

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