GlossaryΒΆ

GPS
a navigational system involving satellites and computers that can determine the latitude and longitude of a receiver on Earth by computing the time difference for signals from different satellites to reach the receiver [syn: {Global Positioning System}, {GPS}]
NMEA
National Marine Electronics Association [protocol] (org., USA, GPS), http://www.nmea.org
Radar
measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects [syn: {radar}, {microwave radar}, {radio detection and ranging}, {radiolocation}]
VCS
Version Control System, what you use for versioning your source code