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An automatic mobile object locator apparatus and method provides position information and map data to user terminal equipment through a data communication network, such as the Internet. A GPS receiver in mobile equipment attached to a vehicle obtains global position information of the vehicle which is transmitted through a communication network, including at least a wireless network portion, to a processor unit. The vehicle position information for like vehicles associated with one customer are stored in a customer specific database. Map data and position information are transmitted through the data network between the processor unit and user terminal equipment wherein a selected map and the location of a selected vehicle(s) are coupled and displayed to the user.

Title
Automatic mobile object locator apparatus and method
Application Number
9/513600
Publication Number
6377210 (B1)
Application Date
February 25, 2000
Publication Date
April 23, 2002
Inventor
I Andrew Moore
Toronto
US
Agent
Young & Basile PC
US
Assignee
Grey Island Systems
US
IPC
G01S 5/02
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