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Buzzing Off Hackers With A New Bee-Inspired Aircraft Landing System
2014-07-01 13:44:41

Gerard LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new landing system is being developed for aircraft that is fully separate from any outside technology, and will improve passenger safety by blocking would be hackers, according to the University of Queensland. The study was published in the Journal of Field Robotics and supported by the Australian Research council, the US Army Research Office and Boeing Research and Technology Australia. Researchers from the UQ, led by Saul...

2014-06-26 23:15:27

REDTAIL Telematics Corporation, a global manufacturer of state-of-the-art GPS tracking products for vehicles as well as a strategic Data Warehouse supplier to the Insurance Telematics industry and other enterprise-level customers in Europe and North America, is pleased to announce new products, key hires and an expanded sales force. San Diego, California (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 REDTAIL Telematics Soaring With New People, Products and Programs REDTAIL Telematics Corporation, a global...

2014-06-26 23:12:13

The Safety Track Connected Car Platform is a technology platform that transforms any vehicle into a fully internet connected car. Its ultimate purpose is to enable drivers to be smarter, safer, greener and more productive on the road. Belleville, MI (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 Safety Track a leading GPS Fleet Management provider announced today the addition of its new Connected Car solution. A connected car is a car that is equipped with internet access, and usually also with a wireless local...

2014-06-26 08:31:48

Three-Day Action Packed Event for Learning, Collaborating and Networking SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today registration is officially open for its International User Conference--Trimble Dimensions--being held November 3-5, 2014 at the Mirage and the Treasure Island Hotels in Las Vegas. The conference addresses innovations in Agriculture, Construction, Civil Infrastructure, Engineering, Government, Mapping, Natural Resources,...

2014-06-25 23:14:26

Features detected from magnetic, inertial, RF and other sensors create navigation maps used to help determine accurate indoor location. Greenbelt, MD (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 TRX Systems, developer of the NEON Indoor Location System, has been awarded a US patent covering a system and method for recognizing features for improving indoor location accuracy using Simultaneous Location and Mapping (SLAM). The TRX approach enables long duration location determination indoors (and in other...

2014-06-25 23:07:06

Get the right tool for the job! Not all GPS Trackers fit for every circumstance. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Companies with large fleets that are in the market for a GPS tracking company need to be aware of a few items to ensure they are getting the right software for their specific needs. GPS trackers come in different shapes and sizes and one size does not fit all. Large fleets will have different needs than the mom and pop shop with two work vans and 3 employees. If a...

2014-06-24 08:27:36

CSRIC-Designated Engineering Firm Shows TruePosition Technology Can Satisfy 50-Meter Location Requirements in Proposed FCC Rule BERWYN, Pa., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An independent study of indoor tests of a hybrid wireless location technology was submitted today to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Submitted by one of the Nation's leading wireless location engineering firms, TechnoCom, the study clearly demonstrates that existing technologies can satisfy location...

2014-06-21 23:04:29

Skypatrol’s Vehicle Finance Collateral Protection Experts will be sharing their insights with attendees at booth 241. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 Skypatrol, a global leader in GPS Tracking Solutions, recently announced its participation as an exhibitor at the upcoming NIADA’s 68th Annual Convention and Expo, event organized by The National Independent Automobile Dealer Association, the only national non-profit organization representing the independent motor vehicle industry that...

2014-06-21 00:20:12

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sygic has just introduced the next generation of its GPS Navigation application, available on App Store starting today. Update for Android users will be released in the second half of this year. The new native application, the result of three years' worth of work, was completely remade from the ground up. This version is the fourth full overhaul of Sygic's navigation experience in the 10 years of the company's existence. The goal for a team...

2014-06-20 08:22:05

LONDON, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When Novak Djokovic selected Seiko as his watch partner, it was the new Astron GPS Solar collection that particularly caught his eye, and Novak has worn Astron ever since. So, what could be more appropriate than to introduce a Novak Djokovic Limited Edition Astron? The new Seiko Astron GPS Solar Novak Djokovic Limited Edition is based on the new chronograph caliber that was introduced at Baselworld 2014 to great acclaim. This...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.