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New York Giants Equip Players with GPS Posted on 28 Jul 2014 in the Latest News & Personal Tracking & Recreation & Gaming categories.

Tom Coughlin, head coach of the New York Giant football team, has outfitted his players with GPS devices strapped to their backs under their uniforms. The technology can provide the team... Read more»

Avidyne Announces Certification of IFD540 GPS Navigator Posted on 28 Jul 2014 in the Aviation & Featured Stories & Latest News & Transportation News categories.

Avidyne Corporation, a provider of integrated avionics and safety systems for general aviation aircraft, has received Technical Standard Order (TSO) approval and an Approved Model List Supplemental Type Certificate (AML-STC) from the Federal Aviation... Read more»

Precision Farming Projected to Grow at 13 Percent to 2018 Posted on 28 Jul 2014 in the Latest News & Machine Control/AG News & Precision Ag categories.

The growth of precision farming market is expected to be remarkable, and is estimated to reach $3.7 billion by 2018, at an estimated CAGR of 13.36% to 2018, according to a report by... Read more»

Fishy Business: Handhelds Help Remove Invasive Species from Utah River Posted on 28 Jul 2014 in the Featured Stories & Government News & Natural Resources categories.

The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR)  is using rugged Juniper Systems handhelds in an innovative way: to remove an invasive fish species from the Green River so that native... Read more»

InvenSense to Acquire Sensor Nav Companies Trusted Positioning and Movea Posted on 23 Jul 2014 in the Latest News & LBS/Wireless News & Mobile Devices & OEM News & Personal Tracking categories.

InvenSense, Inc., a provider of intelligent sensor solutions, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Trusted Positioning, Inc. (TPI), a privately held indoor/outdoor tracking company with the vision to provide “Positioning Everywhere.”... Read more»

NovAtel Offers Promotion for CORRECT Customers Posted on 23 Jul 2014 in the Latest News & Survey News categories.

NovAtel, Inc., is offering a promotion for existing customers, on the company’s recently launched NovAtel CORRECT with TerraStar PPP subscription service. The promotion will run until September 30, 2014. Promotion Details... Read more»

Business Aviation Agrees to Promote EGNOS Use at European Airports Posted on 17 Jul 2014 in the Aviation & Aviation & Space & Government News & Latest News & Transportation News categories.

The European Business Aviation Association (EBAA) and the European GNSS Agency (GSA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote the wide use of EGNOS — precision-based navigation (PBN) — at regional... Read more»

u-blox Launches Online Shop for GPS/GNSS Modules, Tools Posted on 16 Jul 2014 in the Latest News & Mobile Devices & OEM News categories.

Swiss u-blox, a provider of cellular, short-range radio and GPS/GNSS semiconductor components, has launched a new online shop in the U.S. and Canada, with expanded features and reduced prices. u-blox’... Read more»