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New Zealand to get own GPS Satellite system; PM says nuclear weapons and world domination are next

Okay, it’s not true. New Zealand is NOT getting it’s own GPS satellite system and even if we did some freak would likely slash it in the name of freedom rendering it useless and getting away with it in the process. And we’re not getting nuclear weapons either, however a country that already has them …

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Geocaching.com has Opencaching.com, soon GPS will have Beidou

Opencaching.com has become a recent alternative to Geocaching.com and it looks like the US may soon have their own competition as┬áChina are progressing with plans for their own independent satellite navigation and positioning network. They have launched the 7th satellite of the Beidou (Compass System) network that will eventually have 30 satellites. China started building …

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