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GPS-powered advertising geo-targets moving vehicles Posted on 04 Nov 2015 in the Latest News & Mobile & Transportation categories.

MediaSignage has released GPS-powered, location-based services (LBS) for digital signage. The tool provides specific geo-targeting of advertising campaigns based on the location of the screen. The GPS-enabled location targeting works well for buses,... Read more»

Filtronic Offers Cellular + GPS Splitter/Combiner Posted on 04 Nov 2015 in the Mobile & Product Showcase categories.

The new PXC021-V2 by Filtronic is a wideband cellular + GPS low-loss splitter/combiner. Designed for repeater/DAS applications, the PXC021-V2 provides GPS L1 and L2 frequency coverage and wideband cellular frequency coverage (618-960 MHz and... Read more»

Topcon offers control box for excavator systems Posted on 03 Nov 2015 in the Latest News & Survey categories.

Topcon Positioning’s  GX-55 control box for machine-controlled excavation is now available in the Americas. With the release of the GX-55, Topcon adds three new 2D and 3D systems to its... Read more»

Driverless conference focuses on strategies for autonomous car Posted on 02 Nov 2015 in the Events & Latest News & Transportation categories.

With automakers and Silicon Valley technology companies rolling out their strategies for the autonomous car, keeping on top of the latest technology, worldwide markets and regulation will be critical. Enter... Read more»

IZT Solutions’ over-the-air system tests GNSS receiver performance Posted on 02 Nov 2015 in the Latest News & Mobile & OEM categories.

German research organization Fraunhofer Gesellschaft has developed and presented an over-the-air (OTA) wave-field synthesis system for test and certification of GNSS receivers. The testing platform is at its Fraunhofer IIS Facility for Over... Read more»

GLONASS-M Satellite Scheduled for Launch on Dec. 29 Posted on 02 Nov 2015 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

The next GLONASS-M satellite will be launched on Dec. 29, according to Russian news agency TASS. GLONASS-M 51 will replace a satellite put into orbit in 2005, which has exceeded its design life... Read more»

Next-to-last GPS IIF satellite launched into orbit Posted on 02 Nov 2015 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

The U.S. Air Force successfully launched its 11th and next-to-last Boeing-built Global Positioning System GPS IIF series satellite aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V 401 launch vehicle from Space Launch Complex... Read more»

RIEGL Launches BathyCopter UAV with Lidar Posted on 01 Nov 2015 in the Product Showcase & UAV/UGV categories.

Following RIEGL‘s debut of the RiCOPTER at INTERGEO 2014, a fully integrated UAV-based lidar surveying solution, the company used INTERGEO 2015 in September to launch its new BathyCopter. The BathyCopter... Read more»