Europe’s answer to GPS, Galileo, has achieved a fundamental step forward with its first ground position fix using four satellites.
u-blox, a provider of GPS/GNSS and wireless semiconductors, has achieved successful satellite positioning using China’s BeiDou Navigation Satellite System.
Newmont Boddington Gold mine deployed a Jigsaw Positioning System (Jps) from Leica Geosystems Mining, a partner of Locata Corporation.
Navman Wireless has partnered with Telstra to release its Qube 4 GPS fleet tracking unit in Australia.
Halytech has released its Spider range of data loggers with a GPRS static IP address.
During the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics, a number of technologies were chosen to be trialled in conjunction with the UK Trade & Investment and the Security Innovation & Technology Consortium. One of those technologies was Over-C, an innovative software application company using NFC handsets for asset tracking and procedural compliance.
NASA’s Curiosity has landed safely on the red planet this afternoon.
Madison Technologies and CoastalCOMS have partnered in developing a turnkey environmental and security monitoring solution.
STProtect is an indoor tracking and location solution primarily targeted at providing lone worker safety and protection across a wide range of sectors.