About Tracy Cozzens

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Tracy Cozzens has served as managing editor of GPS World magazine since 2006., and also is editor of GPS World’s sister website, Geospatial Solutions. She has worked in government, for non-profits, and in corporate communications, editing a variety of publications for audiences ranging from federal government contractors to teachers.

Posts by Tracy Cozzens

ESA: Space debris enters ‘more feared exponential trend’ Posted on 23 May 2017 in the From the Magazine & GNSS & Opinions categories.

In April, the European Space Agency (ESA) hosted the 7th European Conference on Space Debris at ESA’s Satellite Control Centre in Darmstadt, Germany. There, international experts discussed ways to head... Read more»

Backpacks for enhanced work travel, efficiency Posted on 12 Apr 2017 in the From the Magazine & Opinions categories.

It’s conference season again. Every year I struggle with the best way to tote my MacBook Pro, DSLR camera and all the acoutrements I haul around as part of my... Read more»

New antennas meet NB-IoT standard Posted on 29 Mar 2017 in the Latest News & OEM categories.

Narrowband IoT (NB‑IoT) is a new way of communicating with the “things” in Internet of Things that was standardized by 3GPP in June 2016. The latest mobile broadband standard, NB-IoT... Read more»

What have you been up to in the world of PNT? Posted on 29 Mar 2017 in the Mapping & Opinions & Survey & UAV/UGV categories.

Do anything interesting today? Specifically, did you do something interesting involving positioning, navigation or timing (PNT)? GPS World is always on the look-out for case studies — stories of how... Read more»

Udee backpack could answer protection needs for mobile workers Posted on 03 Mar 2017 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag & Mobile & Survey categories.

A new backpack could be the perfect answer for field workers, remote workers and people who travel with expensive equipment. The Udee backpack has 19 features, and was made possible through... Read more»

New book explains GPS for the rest of us Posted on 24 Feb 2017 in the From the Magazine & Opinions categories.

GPS terms, its history and uses are all described in the new book GPS for Everyone: You Are Here by Pratap Misra. Read more»

Emergency 112 calls in Europe saving lives with GNSS Posted on 14 Feb 2017 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Mobile categories.

On Feb. 11, the European Union (EU) celebrated 112 Day in honor of the single European emergency phone number. The 112 system uses Advanced Mobile Location (AML) to receive location... Read more»

CNN explores space warfare, US military’s use of GPS Posted on 26 Jan 2017 in the GNSS & Opinions categories.

A spaceborne laser zaps a GPS satellite, disabling it. A “kamikaze” satellite hits and destroys other nations’ critical satellites. Another satellite moves beside an Intelsat bird — and listens in. A... Read more»