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Trimble Unveils Suite of GNSS Timing Products for LTE Market Posted on 15 Dec 2014 in the Latest News & LBS/Wireless & LBS/Wireless News & Product Showcase & Timing categories.

Trimble has introduced a new portfolio of time and frequency products to address the synchronization needs of the growing LTE small cell market. The products are designed for a wide range... Read more»

GeoLearn Adds 7 GNSS Courses for Surveyors Posted on 15 Dec 2014 in the Survey & Survey News & Surveying categories.

GeoLearn is offering seven new GNSS courses taught by Bill Henning, a professional land surveyor who was instrumental in developing RTK guidelines for surveyors at the National Geodetic Survey (NGS). With... Read more»

NASA Seeks GNSS Remote Sensing Innovations Posted on 15 Dec 2014 in the Government & Government News & Latest News & Remote Sensing categories.

NASA is soliciting research on remote sensing techniques that use GNSS for studying the Earth’s environment. Specifically, the announcement says NASA “seeks innovative approaches to the development of Global Navigation Satellite... Read more»

Lose Your Wallet? Macy’s Sells One GPS Can Find Posted on 15 Dec 2014 in the LBS/Wireless & LBS/Wireless News & Personal Tracking categories.

A “GPS wallet” is now being sold at Macy’s department store. Despite its name, the Royce Leather Freedom Wallet uses Bluetooth and a mobile application available on the Apple App Store and Android Market... Read more»

ION Opens Registration for Pacific PNT Conference Posted on 15 Dec 2014 in the Latest News categories.

Registration is now open for the Institute of Navigation (ION) Pacific PNT 2015, set for April 20-23 at the Marriott Waikiki Beach, Honolulu, Hawaii. Pacific PNT’s theme is “Where East Meets... Read more»

GLONASS-K1 to Replace an Existing GLONASS-M in Six Months Posted on 15 Dec 2014 in the GLONASS & GNSS & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

News courtesy of CANSPACE Listserv. According to the December 10 issue of Sibirskii Sputnik (Siberian Satellite), the internal newspaper of ISS Reshetnev, the GLONASS-K1 No. 12 satellite (GLONASS 702K) will be... Read more»

GSA Kicks Off EGNOS GEO Transponder Service Contracts Posted on 15 Dec 2014 in the Galileo & GNSS & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

On November 25, the European GNSS Agency (GSA) kicked off the contracts for two new EGNOS GEO transponder services provided by SES. The kick-off was done with the support of... Read more»

Aussies Consider GPS for Tracking Footballs — Is NFL Next? Posted on 11 Dec 2014 in the Latest News & LBS/Wireless News & Personal Tracking & Recreation & Gaming categories.

An Australian company is proposing putting GPS tracking devices in footballs as early as 2015, according to a report by News Corp Australia. Both the National Rugby League (NRL) and... Read more»