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NextNav’s Metropolitan Beacon System Brings GNSS-like Positioning to Indoor and Urban Environments

January 19, 2016 - in Products, Surveying/Mapping

Sunnyvale, Calif., Jan. 19, 2016—Today, NextNav announced that the final specification for 3GPP Release 13 will include messaging support for Terrestrial Beacon System (TBS) location technologies, including the Metropolitan Beacon System (MBS).  NextNav…

Redpoint Launches New Safety Badge at Autodesk University to Improve Construction Workforce Safety and Productivity

November 30, 2015 - in Construction, Corporate

Las Vegas, NV, November 30, 2015 – Redpoint Positioning Corp., a developer of first-to-market GPS-like indoor-positioning solutions, announces the Redpoint…

Eos Positioning Systems Announces Arrow 200 GNSS Receiver Supports New Atlas H-10 Correction Service

August 12, 2015 - in Corporate, Sensors, Surveying/Mapping

Terrebonne, Quebec, Canada, Aug. 12, 2015—Eos Positioning Systems announces that its Arrow 200 Bluetooth GNSS receiver now supports the new Atlas H-10…

New Indoor Navigation Technologies Herald New Era of Human Mobility and Consumer Insights

February 24, 2015 - in Corporate, Sensors

Manchester, Feb.24, 2015 —  A range of new technologies for indoor positioning and navigation have been unveiled at the International Navigation Conference, run by the Royal Institute of Navigation, in Manchester today. Navigation used to be simply about…

SkyTraq Introduces GNSS Receiver Module Offering Continuous Positioning Indoor and Outdoor

December 9, 2014 - in Products, Sensors, Surveying/Mapping

Hsinchu, Taiwan, Dec. 8, 2014—SkyTraq Technology Inc., a leading fabless GNSS positioning technology company, introduces state-of-art, all-in-one S2525DR8 GNSS dead-reckoning module, integrating MEMS sensor and interface logic on-board, enabling ease of…

Completing Positioning Tasks Easier and Quicker with Leica iCONstruct Field v2.0

June 11, 2014 - in Construction, Corporate, Modeling

Leica Geosystems has added valuable features to the new iCONstruct field software for tailor-made positioning and measuring solutions in construction. With its new 3D viewer, enhanced visualization capabilities and extended functionality, the iCONstruct field…

Apple’s Core Location Feature Gets an Upgrade in iOS 8, Enabling Indoor Positioning

June 8, 2014 - in Facility Management, Sensors

In iOS 8, Apple is adding some new Core Location features that let app developers get precise indoor positioning data from an iOS device’s sensors and it’s even letting venues contribute by signing-up to get help enabling indoor positioning. The feature…

IndoorAtlas Introduces Industry’s First Geomagnetic-Based Indoor Mapping App

April 25, 2014 - in Corporate, Facility Management, Sensors

IndoorAtlas ( www.indooratlas.com ), the leading provider of indoor positioning technology, is releasing industry's first indoor mapping solution for the Apple iOS mobile operating system. With this release, IndoorAtlas becomes the only provider offering a…

Leica iCON Grade iGD4SP Solution Enables Increases Speed and Precision

March 6, 2014 - in Construction, Corporate, Sensors

The highly accurate and efficient iCON grade iGD4SP dozer solution calculates the lift, angle, and tilt of the dozer’s six way blade. It allows operators to angle their blade while iCON grade’s advanced hydraulic control system automatically controls the…

Smart Coupling of iXBlue and Septentrio Technologies Creates ATLANS-C for Superior Mobile Mapping in Urban Environments

February 17, 2014 - in Corporate, Sensors

iXBlue, a leading provider of navigation, positioning, and mapping solutions, today launched its new ATLANS-C position and orientation system, developed in close cooperation with Septentrio Satellite Navigation. The system is designed to provide continuous…