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Trimble to Acquire AGRI-TREND to Aid Crop Advisors Posted on 10 Nov 2015 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag categories.

Trimble will acquire the assets of privately held AGRI-TREND of Red Deer, Alberta, Canada, which operates the largest network of independent agricultural consultants in North America. The acquisition will enable... Read more»

Lockheed Martin advances threat protection on GPS control segment Posted on 09 Nov 2015 in the Defense & Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

Security upgrades developed by Lockheed Martin for the GPS ground control system are now fully operational to safeguard data and ensure satellite availability. The GPS Intrusion Protection Reinforcement (GIPR) technology refresh... Read more»

Trimble adds apps to TMX-2050 display for precision ag Posted on 09 Nov 2015 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag categories.

Trimble has added several new third-party apps to its Android-based Trimble TMX-2050 display for precision agriculture. The new apps fall into several categories, including: Diagnostic tools to identify and address implement... Read more»

Report: Commercial UAV market to reach $2 billion by 2022 Posted on 09 Nov 2015 in the Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

The global commercial UAV market is expected to reach $2.07 billion by 2022, according to a new study by Grand View Research Inc. Increasing applications in agriculture and law enforcement... Read more»

Galileo satellites set for year-long Einstein experiment Posted on 09 Nov 2015 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

Europe’s fifth and sixth Galileo satellites — subject to complex salvage maneuvers following their launch in 2014 into incorrect orbits — will help to perform an ambitious year-long test of Einstein’s most famous theory. Read more»

Deadline for IGS Workshop Abstracts Is Nov. 25 Posted on 09 Nov 2015 in the GNSS categories.

IGS Workshop 2016 will be hosted at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. The IGS invites the GNSS community to participate in a week of presentations, discussions,... Read more»

New Navia GLONASS navigation receiver released Posted on 09 Nov 2015 in the Latest News & OEM categories.

The new GLONASS module Navia NL3333 has been released by the EuroMobile Wireless Solutions Company. The module is made in an original 8.7 millimeter by 9.5 millimeter form-factor on the base of... Read more»

Trimble Thunderbolt PTP Grandmaster Clock Designed for Next-Generation Networks Posted on 09 Nov 2015 in the Latest News & Mobile & OEM categories.

Trimble has introduced a new grandmaster clock to address the synchronization needs of the fast growing next-generation LTE-Advanced and small cell network market. The Thunderbolt PTP Grandmaster Clock (GC), coming in... Read more»