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2014-07-30 23:07:00

While the navigational system in a cell phone may be good enough to find a friend’s house, there's example after example of why the old cell phone GPS is not good enough for business use. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 “Now approaching Starbucks...” - the phone GPS told one woman as she approached a house in the middle of a Colorado field. She had been a little confused when the GPS guided her away from the main road down a long winding road, but she was...

2014-07-29 12:21:06

FAIRFAX, Va., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was awarded a $25.4 million full-production contract from Lockheed Martin to support the U.S. Air Force Global Positioning System (GPS) III Network Communications Element (NCE) for space vehicles seven and eight (SV 07-08). The Air Force's next-generation GPS III satellites will improve position, navigation and timing services and provide advanced...

2014-07-27 12:20:46

ReportsnReports.com offers "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 & Analysis (2013 - 2018)" global research report in its store. DALLAS, July 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The growth of precision farming market is expected to be remarkable, and is estimated to reach $3721.27 million by 2018, at an...

Galileo’s Post-launch Team Stand Ready For Launch
2014-07-24 03:59:37

ESA Galileo’s post-launch team at ESA have finalized their preparations for taking control of the twin satellites being launched next month. The next pair of Galileo satellites are due to be launched together on a Soyuz rocket from French Guiana on 21 August, advancing the deployment of Europe’s own satellite navigation constellation. Following launch, the most crucial point in the flight comes when the two satellites separate from their upper stage – and the ‘Launch and...

2014-07-21 23:03:31

PathPartner Technology, a leading provider of embedded multimedia software services and solutions, announces the availability of ADAS solutions. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 PathPartner Technology, a leading provider of embedded multimedia software services and solutions, announces the availability of ADAS solutions. PathPartner specializes in development and optimization of vision algorithms for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and machine vision markets with wide expertise in video...

2014-07-18 23:07:54

Work in Field today announced the general availability of Vezma, an integrated mobile in-vehicle GPS app and cloud service that is delivered as SaaS to worldwide customers. The announcement addresses the increasing demand among enterprises for smartphone based vehicle tracking GPS apps connected to the cloud. Bratislava, Europe (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 “To address the significant customer demands, we have delivered Vezma to enable enterprises to rapidly deploy, track and manage their...

2014-07-16 23:06:52

To ensure that businesses and organizations who commute into desolate locations on classified assignments are covered, we employ the assistance of Space. The technology used is referred to as Communication Satellite Networks. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Anyone who has walked into an elevator and lost cell phone coverage, or has driven down a dirt road in the middle of nowhere and received the error that their GPS is no longer able to navigate, would probably question US...

2014-07-12 04:20:06

GARDEN GROVE, Calif., July 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teletrac Inc., a 25-year fleet tracking and telematics software provider, has been awarded top industry honors for its advanced GPS tracking solution. The company won the Silver Award for the Most Innovative Company of the Year at the 2014 Stevie Awards in addition to being short-listed for the 2014 Telematics Update Award for Best Insurance Telematics Product. Teletrac has spent the past year answering the high demand for...

2014-07-09 23:06:37

iLOC Technologies, a leading provider of cutting-edge, personal safety & wandering notification solutions, announced today the launch of the BlueBeacon™. Montreal, Quebec (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 iLOC Technologies, a leading provider of cutting-edge, personal safety & wandering notification solutions, announced today the launch of the BlueBeacon™. BlueBeacon™ is a battery-operated, self-contained device intended for use with current and future generations of TRiLOC™ GPS...

2014-07-07 08:21:07

To accommodate increased production demands, the company will expand operations to a new 5,000-square-foot building next door to their existing facility. PUEBLO, Colo., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GPS Source, maker of GNSS retransmission solutions for the military and commercial sectors, is proud to announce they are expanding their facility to accommodate increased production demands. "As we continue to research, develop and market products for the GNSS sector, GPS Source's...


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