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Sunday, 15. April 2007
Flares can kill GPS
"Bursts of radiation caused by solar flares interfere with the signal from satellites orbiting the earth, causing the receivers in cars to lose track of their position."

So if you have thrown your road map away, and are relying on GPS to get you somewhere, and it plays up, don't blame the manufacturer - blame nature!

Source: Telegraph

 
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