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GLONASS 743 Set Healthy, Constellation Back to Full Strength Posted on 05 Mar 2013 in the GLONASS & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

News courtesy of CANSPACE Listserv. GLONASS 743, recently moved from orbital slot 2 to orbital slot 8, was set healthy on March 5 at 07:28 Moscow Time according to NAGU... Read more»

Spectracom Simulators Add Channels, Signals Posted on 05 Mar 2013 in the OEM News & Product Showcase & Simulators & Tools categories.

Spectracom announces its ability to simulate up to 64 RF channels in four frequency bands for testing the integration of most advanced GNSS receivers. The GSG series of GNSS simulators... Read more»

Shark in the Water! Find out Where Posted on 04 Mar 2013 in the Government News & Latest News & Natural Resources categories.

Did you just watch Jaws? Are you worried your trip to the beach might be interrupted by an unwelcome guest? Now you can go online and see if any great... Read more»

Fujitsu Shows off High-Tech Walking Cane with GPS Posted on 04 Mar 2013 in the Latest News & Mobile Devices & OEM News & Product Showcase categories.

Fujitsu has revealed a walking cane with built-in GPS. Fujitsu displayed the cane at Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona, Spain, reports engadget. No launch date has been set for... Read more»

Wake up! Smartphone App Aims to Alert Drowsy Drivers Posted on 04 Mar 2013 in the Latest News & LBS/Wireless News & Personal Tracking & Road & Transportation News categories.

A new technology to combat dozing off when driving is being developed by two universities with industry partner Ficosa. The drowsiness alerter, Somnoalert, is a smartphone application that uses inertial... Read more»

Pole Star Offers ‘in the Box’ Indoor Location Platform Posted on 04 Mar 2013 in the Indoor Positioning & Latest News & LBS/Wireless News & Product Showcase categories.

Pole Star has launched its new indoor location platform, NAO Cloud. NAO Cloud simplifies the deployment of indoor location solutions by introducing an automated deployment process that dramatically reduces time-to-market... Read more»

European Nav Conference Extends Early Bird Registration to March 15 Posted on 04 Mar 2013 in the Galileo & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

Because of widespread interest in European Navigation Conference 2013, organizers have decided to extend Early Bird Registration until March 15. “The interest of the navigation community for the European Navigation... Read more»

Handheld’s Ruggedized Computers and Smartphones Have u-blox GPS Inside Posted on 04 Mar 2013 in the Construction & Defense News & Government News & Machine Control/AG News & Mapping & Mining & Natural Resources & Navigation & OEM News & Public Safety & Survey & Survey News categories.

Swedish-based Handheld, maker of mobile computers designed for extreme environments, has integrated u-blox’ GPS modules in four of its most popular products: the Algiz 7 and Algiz 10X tablets, Algiz... Read more»