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Spirent Launches SimSAFE to Address GNSS Signal Vulnerability Posted on 11 Feb 2014 in the GNSS News & Latest News & Signal Processing categories.

Spirent Communications, a testing navigation and positioning systems company, today announced the introduction of Spirent SimSAFE, a software solution that concurrently simulates legitimate Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) constellations and... Read more»

Galileo Achieves In-Orbit Validation Posted on 10 Feb 2014 in the Featured Stories & Galileo & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

The in-orbit validation of Galileo has been achieved, according to the European Space Agency (ESA). Europe now has the operational nucleus of its own satellite navigation constellation in place —... Read more»

Jackson Labs Delivers Low Phase-Noise Frequency and Timing Reference Posted on 07 Feb 2014 in the Aviation & Latest News & LBS/Wireless News & OEM News & Product Showcase & Sensor Fusion & Timing & Transportation News categories.

Jackson Labs Technologies, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of GPS, timing and frequency equipment, is offering the DROR-II, a 10-MHz/5-MHz/1-PPS GPS-Disciplined Atomic Frequency and Timing Reference (GPSDO). The DROR-II is... Read more»

3D Automotive Dead Reckoning Posted on 07 Feb 2014 in the Video Spotlight & Videos categories.

Chip maker u-blox has introduced the UBX-M8030-Kx-DR, a chip that integrates 3D Automotive Dead Reckoning technology to calculate a vehicle’s position, speed, and elevation in areas of poor or no... Read more»

u-blox Introduces 3D Automotive Dead Reckoning Posted on 07 Feb 2014 in the Automotive & Featured Stories & Latest News & OEM News & Road & Sensor Fusion categories.

u-blox has introduced its next-generation semiconductor technology dedicated to advanced in-dash navigation, emergency call (including eCall, a European rapid response initiative, and ERA-GLONASS, Russia’s Government Accident Emergency Response System), usage-based... Read more»

Switzerland Joins the EU’s Galileo Program Posted on 05 Feb 2014 in the Aviation & Space & Galileo & GNSS News & Government News & Latest News categories.

Switzerland has signed a cooperation agreement to participate in the Galileo and EGNOS programs, the pillars of the EU’s Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS). Switzerland will now fully financially participate... Read more»

Juniper Systems’ Archer Field PC Records Elevation of Remote Himalayan Peak Posted on 04 Feb 2014 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Mapping & Survey News & Surveying categories.

Juniper Systems’ Archer Field PC has beenused to record the elevation of a never-before-climbed peak in the remote Myanmar Himalaya. The peak, Mount Gamlang Razi, has historically been known as... Read more»

Samsung Connects Fans with Sochi Olympic Games App Posted on 03 Feb 2014 in the Latest News & LBS/Wireless News & Personal Navigation & Personal Tracking & Product Showcase & Recreation & Gaming & Social Networking & Advertising categories.

The Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games mobile app, Wireless Olympic Works (WOW), turns the world’s Android devices into mobile sports stations that fans can use to personalize their own Olympic... Read more»