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New Tide Gauge Measures Sea Level Change Using GPS Signals
2014-05-21 03:13:57

Robert Cumming, Chalmers University of Technology A new way of measuring sea level using satellite navigation system signals, for instance GPS, has been implemented by scientists at Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden. Sea level and its variation can easily be monitored using existing coastal GPS stations, the scientists have shown. ​Measuring sea level is an increasingly important part of climate research, and a rising mean sea level is one of the most tangible consequences...

2014-04-04 12:30:46

FAIRFAX, Va., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Resilient Navigation and Timing Foundation announced that just hours after the US House of Representatives passed legislation Tuesday to preserve infrastructure that could support a back-up system for GPS, the Russian GLONASS satellite navigation system unexpectedly went out of service for 11 hours. On Tuesday afternoon, the first of April, the House passed the 2014 Coast Guard Authorization Act requiring the Department of Homeland...

2014-02-25 08:38:06

Demonstration available at the 2014 Mobile World Congress BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, and Galileo Satellite Navigation, Ltd. (GSN), a developer of multi-system Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) products including software receiver technology, today announced that Galileo's software-based GNSS receiver is now available on Tensilica® ConnX DSP IP cores and is...

2014-02-20 12:31:04

Ultra-small positioning module with integrated chip antenna provides complete solution requiring only power source for reliable and accurate satellite positioning THALWIL, Switzerland, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss-based u?blox, a global leader in cellular and positioning modules and integrated circuits, introduces the CAM-M8Q GPS/GLONASS/BeiDou/QZSS antenna module. The module integrates a u-blox M8 satellite receiver IC plus SAW filter, LNA, TCXO, RTC, passives and a pre-tuned...

2014-02-07 12:20:25

3D ADR chip shows vehicle movement in 3 dimensions without GNSS signals THALWIL, Switzerland, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss u-blox, a global leader in wireless and positioning modules and chips, introduces its next-generation semiconductor technology dedicated to advanced in-dash navigation, emergency call (i.e. eCall / ERA-GLONASS), usage-based insurance (UBI), road-pricing, and stolen vehicle recovery systems. The u-blox UBX-M8030-Kx-DR chip integrates a radical new...

2014-01-28 08:35:38

NEO, MAX and LEA now available in both performance and cost optimized versions THALWIL, Switzerland, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss-based u?blox, a global leader in cellular and positioning modules and integrated circuits, introduces its popular NEO, MAX and LEA GNSS modules in u?blox' next-generation, multi-constellation positioning platform u?blox M8. The new module series satisfy a wide range of requirements by providing a scalable range of features including antenna...

2013-11-18 23:31:39

PANGAEA4 V2X development platform is a series-production-ready ECU reference design and is offered for early deployment of vehicles OBU and infrastructure RSU across Europe, US, Korea and the rest of the world. Kfar-Netter, Israel (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Autotalks introduces today its 4th generation V2X module in the 7th CAR-2-CAR Forum (19 to 20 November 2013, MAN Truck Forum, Munich, Germany). PANGAEA4 V2X Communication Module is based on CRATON (ATK4100) V2X Communication Processor...


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  • A spider.
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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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