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DataCapable’s Paul Beckwith on commercial drone regulations

March 29, 2016By

Paul Beckwith of DataCapable describes the company’s open data products for emergency response, using nontraditional data sources such as social media and weather. He was interviewed by GeoIntelligence Insider columnist Art Kalinski for Geospatial Solutions at the Esri Federal GIS Conference, held Feb. 24-25 in Washington, D.C. read more

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FedGIS 2016: ikeGPS and Spike

March 4, 2016By

Ben Soliday of IkeGPS describes Spike, a remote data capture and measurement solution for the smartphone or tablet. He was interviewed by GeoIntelligence Insider columnist Art Kalinski for the Geospatial Solutions website at the Esri Federal GIS Conference, held Feb. 24-25 in Washington, D.C. read more

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Esri Federal GIS Conference kicks off

February 26, 2016By

GPS World and Geospatial Solutions‘ Art Kalinski is reporting from the 2016 Esri Federal GIS Conference, which was held Feb. 24–25 in Washington, D.C. Check back for more video updates, and be sure to follow GPS World (@gpsworld) and Geospatial Solutions (@GSS_NCM) on Twitter. read more

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Launch of last GPS IIF satellite shifts to Friday

February 2, 2016By
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The U.S. Air Force plans to launch the 12th — and final — satellite in the Block IIF series of modernized GPS spacecraft this week. Originally scheduled to launch Feb. 3, the launch has been moved to Friday, Feb. 5. According to United Launch Alliance (ULA), the cause for the schedule slip was “concerns over the integrity of electrical connectors on the Atlas V... read more

Aerial delivery without GPS can aid troops, relief operations

January 25, 2016By
A JPADs pallet lands on target, followed by several others still in the air, during recent testing. (Photo: US Army)

The U.S. Army’s Joint Precision Airdrop System (JPADS) has developed a new capability with a navigation alternative to GPS. read more

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Santa caught delivering presents via UAV

January 4, 2016By

Santa Claus has apparently gone high-tech. This past Christmas, he was captured delivering presents using a Hexo+ unmanned aerial vehicle. read more

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GPS artist creates global message of peace on Earth

December 22, 2015By
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Peace on Earth: That's the message spelled out across the globe by GPS artist Yassan in time for the holiday season. read more

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Galileo 11 and 12 mission to launch Dec. 17

December 8, 2015By

Galileo satellites 11 and 12 will be launched atop of the legendary Soyuz rocket on Dec. 17 from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana. Ten years after the launch of GIOVE A, on Dec. 28, 2005, Galileo is now a reality. read more

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