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Forsberg: A Value-Added Reseller

August 20, 2014  - By 0 Comments

I was born in the UK, so I still have a soft spot for people and things going on there. I really enjoy those PBS Mystery dramas, and, of course,... read more

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Innovation: Not Just a Fairy Tale

July 1, 2014  - By 0 Comments

A Hansel and Gretel Approach to Cooperative Vehicle Positioning
Several technologies are being developed for accurate cooperative vehicle positioning, but GNSS also has a role to play. In this month’s column, team of British researchers turn to a children’s fairy tale for inspiration in their development of a cooperative vehicle positioning approach using carrier-phase observations — another innovative application of real-time kinematic or RTK GNSS technology. read more

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This video by the European Space Agency recalls the success of Galileo’s in-orbit validation phase and explains what will be the mission of the fifth and sixth Galileo satellites, set to launch August 21.

Included is an interview with Sylvain Loddo, Galileo ground segment manager. The launch itself can be watched live here.

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Galileo Deployment Phase Overview

August 19, 2014 0 Comments

This video by the European Space Agency recalls the success of Galileo’s in-orbit validation phase and explains what will be the mission of the fifth and sixth Galileo satellites, set... read more

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Motion Tracker for Industrial Applications

August 18, 2014  - By 0 Comments

The MTi-G-700 by Xsens is a GPS-aided, IMU-enhanced GPS/INS that offers high-quality orientation and position. It makes use of sensory measurements from magnetometer, barometer, and a high-sensitivity GPS-L1 receiver to provide navigation estimates of position, velocity, and orientation at high data rates under high-dynamic... read more

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