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Hexagon’s Acquisition of Veripos: Why Did This Go Down?

April 16, 2014  - By 0 Comments

From a weather perspective, Aberdeen, Scotland, may not be the most inviting location in the world in which to live. Nevertheless, Aberdeen is the leading European oil & gas business... read more

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A Mass-Market Galileo Receiver

April 2, 2014  - By 2 Comments

Its Algorithms and Performance
The authors test three mass-market design drivers on a chip developed expressly for a new role as a combined GPS and Galileo consumer receiver: the time-to-first-fix for different C/N0, for hot, warm, and cold start, and for different constellation combinations. read more

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Art Kalinski, Geointelligence Editor, interviewed USGIF CEO Keith Mossback about GEOINT 2013*, being held this week in Tampa, Florida. Mossback discusses new technology, future combat systems, and plans for the 2015 conference. Watch the interview above.

Kalinksi has been reporting from GEOINT* 2013 all week, with video reports. His coverage of Day Three includes visits with experts at six booths in the exhibit hall, including a demonstration of the Occulus Rift 3D glasses and an inkjet printer that produces 3D terrain models, as well as an interview with USGIF CEO Keith Mossback about the show and plans for next year.

Coverage of Day Two includes a press briefing with Lettitia Long, director, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA); a demonstration by Airbus; and a visit to the Skyline booth.

Read his coverage of Day One of the symposium here. Included are videoclips from a DigitalGlobe presentation about the TomNod crowdsourcing efforts to find Malaysian Airlines Flight 370.

Learn more about Art’s plans in his monthly column, or watch his introduction.

Art Kalinski Reports from the GEOINT Symposium

April 17, 2014  - By 0 Comments

Art Kalinski, Geointelligence Editor, interviewed USGIF CEO Keith Mossback about GEOINT 2013*, being held this week in Tampa, Florida. Mossback discusses new technology, future combat systems, and plans for the... read more

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Spectra Precision’s MobileMapper 20 Extends GIS Capabilities in the Field

April 17, 2014  - By 0 Comments

Spectra Precision has introduced the MobileMapper 20 GIS handheld. In the same form factor as the current MobileMapper 10 handheld, MobileMapper 20 offers enhanced capabilities: a new bright VGA color touch screen display, a 5-MP camera for higher resolution images, doubled memory capacity and... read more

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