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News: Police Official Calls Freedom of Information Requester a Git

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A police official has called a man who made a Freedom of Information request about mobile speed cameras "a git" in an email.

Mr Lake asked whether operators of mobile speed cameras operators need the written authority of the Chief Constable.

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Posted by rob brady on Friday, September 30 @ 15:56:31 EDT

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Subscribers: This Week's Subscriber Awards

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Every time we release the PocketGPSWorld.com Speed Camera Database we award those subscribers whose reports met our qualifying criteria a FREE 1 year membership to the site. We will publish the user-names of those who achieved the award following each release.

Of the 19 unique submitters who were first to make qualifying reports for this weeks database release (14.091) congratulations are due for the following 6 members who have just been awarded a FREE 1 year subscription:

3dBell, DEANO3528, Duckdown, gkt, simonk1969, stirlingb


Two users missed out by not having a qualifying subscription. The remaining 11 were Lifetime Members. Our continued thanks to: akkipaa, Arf-RS, Artic_Driver - subs expired, Calvinb, delbell, DennisN, gchell, hygate, ochiatto, PhilGarmin, sunatoo1 - never subscribed, sussamb, zoot.

Our thanks to those who support the database and continue to report sites and locations, this is the reward, and for those who prefer to steal and abuse the service, read this thread. We WILL detect you.
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Posted by maft on Thursday, September 29 @ 14:16:29 EDT

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News: TomTom get busy at The Paris Motor Show

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TomTom have been busy at this week's Paris Motor Show with a raft of announcements.

They have confirmed that Peugeot's enhanced i-Cockpit will feature TomTom Maps and Traffic on the 8-inch centrally mounted touchscreen and the 12-inch instrument panel.

TomTom BRIDGE, their driver terminal that connects businesses with their drivers, will be the first to feature next-generation maps using the Navigation Data Standard (NDS) map format.

TomTom are partnering with NVIDIA to create a mapping system for self-driving cars. They will combine TomTom's HD maps with NVIDIA's DRIVE PX 2 computing platform to offer car manufacturers an open solution for the development of autonomous vehicles

Volvo Trucks has chosen TomTom as they connected navigation supplier for their new infotainment platform which will launch in 2017 and Volkswagen Group has extended their partnership with the addition of Skoda models beginning with the Skoda Kodiaq.

Source: tomtom.com

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Posted by Darren Griffin on Thursday, September 29 @ 06:13:15 EDT

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News: DJI's Mavic Pro quadcopter features GPS & Glonass tracking

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Last week GoPro launched their Karma portable drone. This week DJI join the party with the Mavic, their take on the compact portable 4K camera equipped quadcopter.

The Mavic is a neat package, with the arms folded it takes up very little space and without a battery weighs a mere 750g.

But it comes equipped with a 4K camera mounted on a stablised gimbal and, thanks to obstacle sensors and a tracking system, it can even follow you, a feature lacking with GoPro's Karma . The Mavic's GPS receiver can track both GPS and Glonass satellite networks and, if you add a smartphone to the controller,you can stream live 1080p footage as you fly. In fact you can junk the controller completely and use your smartphone to control things.

The Mavic is available for pre-order right now at 999.00 and is expected to ship in mid-October.

Source: dji.com

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Posted by Darren Griffin on Thursday, September 29 @ 05:51:25 EDT

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Subscribers: The PocketGPSWorld.com CamerAlert Speed Camera Database Has Just Been Updated!

Speed Cameras


Version 14.094 - 28 Sep 2016

This release sees 37 static and mobile speed cameras added/removed/modified across the various speed camera databases. Please keep submitting all sightings of mobile speed cameras so we can keep our database up to date with active sites. Apparently-inactive sites are regularly removed from the database (note that these do not get included in the total above).

Please click here for the full breakdown of country, speed camera type and number. All members submitting qualifying reports of static/mobile speed cameras will be credited with their subscription awards by 17:00 29 Sep 16.

Dont forget our RSS feed which is updated every time we release the speed camera database. Simply right click on the RSS image and select copy shortcut, then post the link into your favourite RSS reader.

You can submit new speed camera locations or submit changes to current cameras by following this link to the submission page and you can download the database via this link.

A beginner's guide to the speed camera database can be found here, and some installation instructions for most units can be found here.

Please watch for further announcements on the homepage or sign up to our weekly newsletter alerts which carry full details of future speed camera database releases. The newsletter signup box is located on the top left of all site pages. Your privacy is important to us, we do not sell on your email details.
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Posted by maft on Wednesday, September 28 @ 12:18:57 EDT

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News: New M4 Speed Cameras Go Live

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The new speed cameras on the M4 Newport, Wales will be activated from today. The cameras will monitor a variable speed section between Junction 24 at Coldra and Junction 28 at Tredegar Park.

To help motorists adapt to the system, advisory notices will be sent out to speeders in the first two weeks.

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Posted by rob brady on Monday, September 26 @ 07:59:45 EDT

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News: James Bond Plates Avoid Speed Camera Fines

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Mail Online have reported that 1000's of drivers are buying 'stealth plates' which obscure the registration number of a car.

Drivers are avoiding speed camera fines, but risking imprisonment.

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Posted by rob brady on Sunday, September 25 @ 05:59:27 EDT

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Subscribers: This Week's Subscriber Awards

Free Subscriptions!
Every time we release the PocketGPSWorld.com Speed Camera Database we award those subscribers whose reports met our qualifying criteria a FREE 1 year membership to the site. We will publish the user-names of those who achieved the award following each release.

Of the 19 unique submitters who were first to make qualifying reports for this weeks database release (14.091) congratulations are due for the following 4 members who have just been awarded a FREE 1 year subscription:

CIBaker, grstools, ikeric, jezzyp


Five users missed out by not having a qualifying subscription. The remaining 10 were Lifetime Members. Our continued thanks to: akkipaa, hudsonl, Kayf, maceie, MaFt, neonline, Privateer, spoon246, sussamb, TuppyTrucker.

Our thanks to those who support the database and continue to report sites and locations, this is the reward, and for those who prefer to steal and abuse the service, read this thread. We WILL detect you.
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Posted by maft on Thursday, September 22 @ 12:47:35 EDT

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Subscribers: The PocketGPSWorld.com CamerAlert Speed Camera Database Has Just Been Updated!

Speed Cameras


Version 14.093 - 21 Sep 2016

This release sees 25 static and mobile speed cameras added/removed/modified across the various speed camera databases. Please keep submitting all sightings of mobile speed cameras so we can keep our database up to date with active sites. Apparently-inactive sites are regularly removed from the database (note that these do not get included in the total above).

Please click here for the full breakdown of country, speed camera type and number. All members submitting qualifying reports of static/mobile speed cameras will be credited with their subscription awards by 17:00 22 Sep 16.

Dont forget our RSS feed which is updated every time we release the speed camera database. Simply right click on the RSS image and select copy shortcut, then post the link into your favourite RSS reader.

You can submit new speed camera locations or submit changes to current cameras by following this link to the submission page and you can download the database via this link.

A beginner's guide to the speed camera database can be found here, and some installation instructions for most units can be found here.

Please watch for further announcements on the homepage or sign up to our weekly newsletter alerts which carry full details of future speed camera database releases. The newsletter signup box is located on the top left of all site pages. Your privacy is important to us, we do not sell on your email details.
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Posted by maft on Wednesday, September 21 @ 13:13:42 EDT

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News: Is a 40mph Motorway Coming Soon?

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Just outside of Bristol the M32 changes into the A4032 as it approaches the city. The A4032, like many city roads, has a bus lane. So why, I hear you ask, is this newsworthy? Well, the bus lane is currently being extended another 800m so that it will actually be on the M32 and during the roadworks there will be average speed cameras monitoring the reduced 30mph limit.

Some people involved in the works say that the average speed cameras may be remaining after the works have finished and that there are talks of keeping the speed limit at 40mph instead of the standard 70mph that motorways in the UK have.

Source: Bristol Post

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Posted by maft on Monday, September 19 @ 11:02:29 EDT

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News: Lollipop Safety Cameras

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Lollipop wardens in Ireland have found a new angle on safety cameras. They are trialling cameras which are fitted to the tops of their lollipop warning poles.

The initiative follows motorists ignoring requests to stop, and also a number of assaults on crossing patrol staff in Westport, Co Mayo.

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Posted by rob brady on Sunday, September 18 @ 14:38:47 EDT

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Subscribers: This Week's Subscriber Awards

Free Subscriptions!
Every time we release the PocketGPSWorld.com Speed Camera Database we award those subscribers whose reports met our qualifying criteria a FREE 1 year membership to the site. We will publish the user-names of those who achieved the award following each release.

Of the 30 unique submitters who were first to make qualifying reports for this weeks database release (14.091) congratulations are due for the following 9 members who have just been awarded a FREE 1 year subscription:

Gck, ibturn, JPV, matty86, resetone234, Rodders01, solarb, Tenyon, Tim182


Seven users missed out by not having a qualifying subscription. The remaining 14 were Lifetime Members. Our continued thanks to: AliOnHols, BMW330, hudsonl, Kremmen, M8TJT, MaFt, pander072, Rhubarbe, soweezy, spoon246, strayduck, thecodhunter, TuppyTrucker, waydave.

Our thanks to those who support the database and continue to report sites and locations, this is the reward, and for those who prefer to steal and abuse the service, read this thread. We WILL detect you.
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Posted by maft on Thursday, September 15 @ 14:05:28 EDT

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Subscribers: The PocketGPSWorld.com CamerAlert Speed Camera Database Has Just Been Updated!

Speed Cameras


Version 14.092 - 14 Sep 2016

This release sees 47 static and mobile speed cameras added/removed/modified across the various speed camera databases. Please keep submitting all sightings of mobile speed cameras so we can keep our database up to date with active sites. Apparently-inactive sites are regularly removed from the database (note that these do not get included in the total above).

Please click here for the full breakdown of country, speed camera type and number. All members submitting qualifying reports of static/mobile speed cameras will be credited with their subscription awards by 17:00 15 Sep 16.

Dont forget our RSS feed which is updated every time we release the speed camera database. Simply right click on the RSS image and select copy shortcut, then post the link into your favourite RSS reader.

You can submit new speed camera locations or submit changes to current cameras by following this link to the submission page and you can download the database via this link.

A beginner's guide to the speed camera database can be found here, and some installation instructions for most units can be found here.

Please watch for further announcements on the homepage or sign up to our weekly newsletter alerts which carry full details of future speed camera database releases. The newsletter signup box is located on the top left of all site pages. Your privacy is important to us, we do not sell on your email details.
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Posted by maft on Wednesday, September 14 @ 16:34:09 EDT

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Subscribers: This Week's Subscriber Awards

Free Subscriptions!
Every time we release the PocketGPSWorld.com Speed Camera Database we award those subscribers whose reports met our qualifying criteria a FREE 1 year membership to the site. We will publish the user-names of those who achieved the award following each release.

Of the 28 unique submitters who were first to make qualifying reports for this weeks database release (14.091) congratulations are due for the following 9 members who have just been awarded a FREE 1 year subscription:

abre, CA_0209225915, NickClarke, Peter1947, rg9000, stirlingb, Tenyon, Tim182, V7Tee


Two users missed out by not having a qualifying subscription. The remaining 17 were Lifetime Members. Our continued thanks to: akkipaa, bw2020, dellboy826, dgwatts, Funks, gcp, GPS_King, hudsonl, jezbod, MikeB, mrdaveone, MrSoapsud, Oldboy, Privateer, strayduck, sussamb, TuppyTrucker.

Our thanks to those who support the database and continue to report sites and locations, this is the reward, and for those who prefer to steal and abuse the service, read this thread. We WILL detect you.
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Posted by maft on Thursday, September 08 @ 09:46:26 EDT

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Subscribers: The PocketGPSWorld.com CamerAlert Speed Camera Database Has Just Been Updated!

Speed Cameras


Version 14.091 - 07 Sep 2016

This release sees 55 static and mobile speed cameras added/removed/modified across the various speed camera databases. Please keep submitting all sightings of mobile speed cameras so we can keep our database up to date with active sites. Apparently-inactive sites are regularly removed from the database (note that these do not get included in the total above).

Please click here for the full breakdown of country, speed camera type and number. All members submitting qualifying reports of static/mobile speed cameras will be credited with their subscription awards by 17:00 08 Sep 16.

Dont forget our RSS feed which is updated every time we release the speed camera database. Simply right click on the RSS image and select copy shortcut, then post the link into your favourite RSS reader.

You can submit new speed camera locations or submit changes to current cameras by following this link to the submission page and you can download the database via this link.

A beginner's guide to the speed camera database can be found here, and some installation instructions for most units can be found here.

Please watch for further announcements on the homepage or sign up to our weekly newsletter alerts which carry full details of future speed camera database releases. The newsletter signup box is located on the top left of all site pages. Your privacy is important to us, we do not sell on your email details.
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Posted by maft on Wednesday, September 07 @ 13:12:41 EDT

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