About GPS World staff

rss feed Email

GPS World covers all aspects of the GPS and GNSS industry for our readers. To submit news, please send your release to gpsworld@gpsworld.com.

Posts by GPS World staff

TerraGo Edge version 4 uses iOS, Android flexibility Posted on 01 Jun 2017 in the Latest News & Mapping & Survey categories.

The profession of land surveying has taken advantage of many technological location and measuring advancements, yet most of the data collectors used today are still based upon aging proprietary data... Read more»

u-blox, SIM Technology terminate asset purchase agreement  Posted on 30 May 2017 in the Latest News & Mobile & OEM categories.

u-blox and SIM Technology Group Limited of Shanghai, China, have announced that u-blox will not be acquiring the SIMCom cellular module product line as previously planned. Despite best efforts on the... Read more»

ANSI establishes UAS standardization collaborative Posted on 30 May 2017 in the Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

A May 19 meeting convened by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) confirmed there is broad-based support among key stakeholders from the private and public sectors for ANSI to establish... Read more»

u‑blox, Commsignia and NXP collaborate to drive V2X Posted on 29 May 2017 in the Featured Stories & Latest News categories.

V2X companies u‑blox, Commsignia and NXP Semiconductors announced a strategic collaboration to address the rapidly growing demand for reliable vehicle‑to‑vehicle (V2V) and vehicle‑to‑infrastructure (V2I) technology. The adoption of V2X technology in... Read more»

Upgrades to monitoring stations support EGNOS Posted on 29 May 2017 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News & Transportation categories.

Upgrades to the monitoring stations underpinning Europe’s EGNOS satnav augmentation system will support its evolution, said the European Space Agency. The current 40 Ranging and Integrity Monitoring Stations (RIMS) sites... Read more»

Trimble to acquire Müller-Elektronik for precision agriculture Posted on 29 May 2017 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag categories.

Trimble has signed an agreement to acquire privately held Müller-Elektronik, a German company specializing in implement control and precision farming solutions. The transaction is expected to close in the third... Read more»

Spirent helps civil aviation industry respond to GNSS interference threats Posted on 26 May 2017 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & OEM categories.

Spirent Communications plc is offering a solution that enables the civil aviation industry to evaluate the growing threat of GNSS interference, jamming and spoofing. The new GSS200D Interference Detector was... Read more»

Hydrographic surveys to improve maritime safety in Papua New Guinea Posted on 25 May 2017 in the Latest News & Mapping & Survey categories.

Fugro has been awarded six contracts by the National Maritime Safety Authority (NMSA) of Papua New Guinea. The hydrographic survey packages are expected to contribute to capacity development in the... Read more»