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Study of Atmospheric ‘Froth’ May Help GPS Communications Posted on 26 Feb 2015 in the Design & Test & Featured Stories categories.

GPS World Innovation editor Richard Langley has co-authored a study, described below, exploring how irregularities in Earth’s upper atmosphere can distort GPS signals, an important step toward mitigation. Read more»

Drone Piloted by Brainwaves Demonstrated in Portugal Posted on 26 Feb 2015 in the Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

Technology that allows a drone to be piloted using a person’s brainwaves has been demonstrated in Portugal, reports BBC News. Drone specialist Tekever adapted existing electroencephalography (EEG) technology to enable a... Read more»

Microsemi GNSS Master Solves Small-Cell Synchronization Issue Posted on 26 Feb 2015 in the Latest News & Mobile categories.

Microsemi Corporation is offering a new Integrated GNSS Master (IGM) solution for small-cell synchronization. The IGM is the company’s first solution that fully integrates a 1588v2 PTP grandmaster with a GNSS receiver... Read more»

LocationSmart, Locaid to Merge for Cloud-Based Location Services Posted on 26 Feb 2015 in the Latest News & Mobile categories.

LocationSmart, a provider of cloud-based location and interactivity services, and Locaid, a location-as-a-service platform for enterprise location, have merged to create an enterprise mobility platform for cloud-based location services. The merger agreement... Read more»

Rohde & Schwarz Offers Simultaneous Time Domain and Spectrum Analysis Posted on 25 Feb 2015 in the Design & Test categories.

Rohde & Schwarz has added the R&S RTM-K18 spectrum analysis and spectrogram option to its R&S RTM oscilloscope family, making the R&S RTM the only oscilloscope in its class that... Read more»

MWC 2015: Anritsu to Showcase Cloud-Based Connected Car System for Fleets Posted on 25 Feb 2015 in the Latest News & Mobile & Transportation categories.

Anritsu plans to showcase a sophisticated, cloud-based connected car system for fleet tracking at Mobile World Congress 2015, which will be held in Barcelona March 2-5. The system was developed by... Read more»

Topcon Partners with Toro on GPS-guided Turf Sprayer Posted on 25 Feb 2015 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag categories.

Topcon Positioning Group is partnering with The Toro Company to develop a GPS-guided sprayer that Toro will start selling to the commercial equipment marketplace this summer. The GeoLink system will be available for the... Read more»

Farmers Edge Acquires GranDuke Geomatics for Precision Agriculture Posted on 25 Feb 2015 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag categories.

Farmers Edge Inc., a precision agriculture and independent data-management company, has acquired GranDuke Geomatics Ltd. of Lethbridge, Alberta. The agreement was finalized on Jan. 9, giving control of the geospatial solutions and... Read more»