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2014-01-06 12:21:13

- Bosch SoftTec, Jaguar Land Rover and Pioneer to Showcase INRIX XD Connect with the INRIX Traffic App at CES LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- INRIX®, a leading international provider of traffic information and driver services, introduced a set of technologies that makes it safer and easier to use a mobile app in the car. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140106/SF40582) INRIX XD Connect helps automotive suppliers and OEMs better integrate a mobile app with the vehicle so...

2013-12-23 23:04:33

The report covers the global market on the basis of technology, components, application and geography. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/precision-farming-market-1243.html (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 According to a new market research report "Precision Farming Market by Technology (GPS/GNSS, GIS, Remote Sensing & VRT), Components (Automation & Control, Sensors, FMS), Applications (Yield Monitoring, VRA, Mapping, Soil Monitoring, Scouting) - Global Forecast &...

2013-12-23 23:02:53

New research report “The Global Military GPS/GNSS Market 2013-2023” worked out by Strategic Defence Intelligence (SDI) has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the study, the worldwide market for GPS/GNSS devices is poised to register a 4.6% CAGR through the next ten years. London, UK (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 The overall spending on GPS/GNSS devices and systems is likely to stay robust through upcoming decade. The worldwide market for GPS/GNSS devices is...

Galileo Satellites Achieve First Airborne Tracking
2013-12-12 10:18:44

ESA ESA’s Galileo satellites have achieved their very first aerial fix of longitude, latitude and altitude, enabling the inflight tracking of a test aircraft. ESA’s four Galileo satellites in orbit have supported months of positioning tests on the ground across Europe since the very first fix back in March. Now the first aerial tracking using Galileo has taken place, marking the first time ever that Europe has been able to determine the position of an aircraft using only its own...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'