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CSR Demonstrates SiRFDrive in Chicago

November 24, 2014By

CSR has added significant upgrades to its SiRFDRive software dead-reckoning algorithms, improving automotive positioning performance and meeting the requirements of leading OEMs across the globe. This video demonstrates how these latest algorithms improves the overall performance in Chicago, once of the most challenging environments to obtain accurate vehicle positioning results. Learn more in the article BeiDou, Dead Reckoning Added to SiRFstarV... read more

Trimble Details UX5 UAS at Trimble Dimensions 2014

November 17, 2014By

Boris Skopliak, product manager for Trimble, gives an overview of the Trimble UX5 while at the 2014 Trimble Dimensions User Conference, held Nov. 3-5 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The UX5 unmanned aircraft system (UAS) for mapping and surveying captures imagery and can generate point clouds, digital terrain models and orthomosaics. read more

GPS and Relativity

November 3, 2014By

An educational video by the Perimeter Institute of Theoretical Physics shows how GPS, a navigational tool that can pinpoint your location to within a few meters, incorporates a number of effects from Einstein’s theory of relativity. read more

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Eric Gakstatter Gives InterGeo 2014 Synopsis

October 27, 2014By

Eric Gakstatter, contributing editor for GPS World and Geospatial Solutions, gives an overview of InterGeo 2014, held October 7-9 in Berlin. read more

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Carlson Software Debuts BRx5 GNSS Receiver, Surveyor2 at InterGeo

October 22, 2014By

Bruce Carlson, president of Carlson Software, and William “Butch” Herter talk about the company’s new BRx5 GNSS Receiver and Surveyor2 data collector, among others, while at InterGeo 2014, held October 7-9 in Berlin. View our YouTube playlist for more InterGeo videos. read more

InterGeo Interviews Eric Gakstatter

October 22, 2014By

Eric Gakstatter discusses positioning technology, mapping, UAVs and the industry during an interview with InterGeo TV. Eric is GPS World contributing editor for survey, editor of Survey Scene, and editor of Geospatial Solutions. For more InterGeo videos, see our playlist. read more

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Topcon Demonstrates New 3D Positioning System LN-100W at InterGeo

October 21, 2014By

Topcon Positioning Group demonstrates its LN-100W, an update to its line of 3D positioning systems designed for one-operator layout, while at InterGeo, held October 7-9 in Berlin. The latest model includes Bluetooth functionality. See more InterGeo videos at GPS World’s YouTube Channel. read more

Riegl Launches RiCopter UAV at InterGeo

October 20, 2014By

At InterGeo 2014, James Van Rens, chief executive officer of Riegl, explains the launch of the RiCopter UAV with LiDAR integration, and its designer gives a live demonstration of the UAV in flight. The show was held October 7-9 in Berlin. The unmanned aerial vehicle is a survey-grade unmanned scanning platform for a variety of demanding applications, such as corridor, power line, or railway mapping.... read more