GPS stands for Global Positioning System, a technology that gives location and time information using signals from satellites. Anyone with a GPS-enabled device can use GPS.
Many devices come with in-built GPS. Phones, digital cameras, in-car navigation systems, many fitness trackers and smart watches come with GPS. And you can even buy GPS trackers for pets…Many apps use GPS, like the popular Pokemon Go! and Google Maps.
Apps that use GPS can give you directions to places, and locate your closest services of interest, like cinemas, restaurants and shops. Fitness apps that use GPS can keep track of where and how far you’ve walked, run, cycled, surfed or swum. Geo-tagging uses GPS to identify where and when photos are taken and store the information in a photo.GPS devices can connect to other devices using Bluetooth.