TAG: indoor location

Spectracom, Satelles sync in multiple indoor locations

March 22, 2017By
New York Stock Exchange area: signal reception accomplished not only indoors, but in a canyon of buildings with no external antenna.

Orolia has synchronized a Spectracom SecureSync high-precision time server with the new Iridium Satelles Satellite Time & Location (STL) time synchronization signal powered by Iridium satellites in several indoor environments in the field. Configured with an embedded STL receiver and a small patch antenna, the SecureSync synchronized with the STL signal in several challenging indoor locations. Indoor success can be... read more

Live from CTIA Super Mobility 2016

September 7, 2016By
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GPS World is reporting live from CTIA Super Mobility 2016, which is being held Sept. 7-9 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CTIA’s flagship event is a convergence of everything wireless for professionals who work in the mobile technology industry, including leaders in wireless, indoor location, connected car and Internet of Things (IoT), among many others. GPS World Senior Digital Editor Joelle Harms and Wireless... read more

Decawave ships 1 million ultra-wideband micro-location chips

July 26, 2016By
ShotTracker captures every player statistic for multiple players in real time.

Decawave, which specializes in precise location and connectivity applications, has reached a milestone for its micro-location, impulse radio ultra-wideband (IR-UWB) technology, surpassing one million Decawave chips shipped. The chip’s popularity reflects the increasing demand for accurate micro-location solutions from end users and customers within Internet of Things (IoT), consumer and industrial markets. According to the company, Decawave has a target to... read more

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Navigation progress for indoors and UAVs

July 19, 2016By
Schiebel Camcopter S-100 demonstrating detect and avoid system.

I didn’t get to this year’s IEEE/ION PLANS meeting in Savannah, Georgia, in April, but I did find a few papers that interested me. You might have read past articles of mine that looked at the challenges of indoor navigation. And, of course, unmanned vehicles technology also is one of my favorites. So, I was pleased to find papers that addressed a few key... read more

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Indoor Location with SiRFusion from CSR

July 15, 2016By

Sponsored by: CSR Broadcast date: Thursday, December 4, 2014 On-Demand Available Until: Friday, December 4, 2015 Speakers: Dave Huntingford, Director of Product Management for Location, CSR; Dimitri Rubin, Senior Director of Emerging Technologies, CSR; Murray Jarvis, Consultant, CSR Summary: Indoor location has become a hot topic, carrying the promise of ubiquitous location and user context. Set to take social networking,... read more

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Terrestrial beacons bring wide-area location indoors

July 12, 2016By and
Control-plane architecture (LTE) for NextNav E2E.

It has been easy to overlook these limitations as the enormous benefits of GNSS have become pervasive, but the increasing demand especially for indoor geolocation now requires a robust solution designed for the indoors and urban canyons. read more

New testbed for verifying location technologies

July 11, 2016By
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The FCC ordered that within six years, the elusive z-axis, or altitude, be added to requirements and meet accuracy standards in cases when there is no dispatchable location. read more

TomTom, sensewhere team on indoor location-based services

July 5, 2016By
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TomTom has entered a technology collaboration with sensewhere, a provider of indoor positioning technology. According to the companies, the collaboration will enable the two companies to conquer GPS black spots and bring location-based services indoors. TomTom Indoor delivers accurate customized indoor maps of public and private venues for site operators and other partners that enable increased efficiency, cost savings and... read more