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GPS Jamming

Postby CrustyOldFart » Sat Sep 29, 2018 8:44 am

Jamming GPS Signals Is Illegal, Dangerous, Cheap, and Easy
Blackturtle posted soemthing about a weird GPS error on another message board which I check out from time to time and so I thought this might be an interesting topic for this message board.
The sale and use of jammers, even by police, is a federal crime with punishment ranging from fines to prison time. Whatever a user’s individual reasons may be, the jammers can present a serious threat, scrambling the satellite signals that vital systems—phones, airplanes, the New York Stock Exchange—depend on. When one of them is in use, those systems can go haywire.

https://gizmodo.com/jamming-gps-signals-is-illegal-dangerous-cheap-and-e-1796778955
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Re: GPS Jamming

Postby JanuaryJones » Sat Sep 29, 2018 10:17 am

How To Find a GPS Tracker on Your Vehicle
Drug dealers use trackers a lot to keep track of questionable customers. Private eyes and the law as well.
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Re: GPS Jamming

Postby pcslim » Sun Sep 30, 2018 7:31 am

Fake Your GPS Location to Anywhere in the World - Android [How-To]
This is a fun little option available with the GPS on phones. :pac:
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Re: GPS Jamming

Postby desertrat » Sat Nov 03, 2018 5:32 pm

When the caravan of immigrants hits the USA border there will probably be a bunch of drones in the air being flown by people hoping to capture something interesting on both sides of the border. Many will be equipped with GPS devices to keep track of which side of the border they are on. Our military undoubtedly has the ability to jam the GPS and to disable the drones. To what lengths the military will go to rid the area of drones and cameras is difficult to say, but I'm sure that they would like to avoid the possibility of video of embarrassing incidents.
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