GPS

What Is In-Store GPS?

What Is In-Store GPS?

Quality in-store mapping benefits everyone. It helps customers find what they’re looking for and provides data that can help you improve your product placement strategy. You can also connect it to a coupon service, ensuring that your customers get the ...

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What is Indoor Navigation and Why is it Important?

What is Indoor Navigation and Why is it Important?

Indoor navigation is a system that can help people locate objects or other people inside a building. It is sometimes called Indoor GPS and it can operate through radio waves, magnetic fields, acoustic signals, and other information collected by mobile ...

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Israel Developing Flying Elephants

According to a soon to be published article in the defensenews magazine, Israel has started working on a project known as “Flying Elephants”. The futuristic unmanned aircraft is said to be huge and slow, capable of self takeoff and landing ...

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Improving Wireless Location-Detection Systems

Improving Wireless Location-Detection Systems

Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are developing innovative techniques to improve existing methods used in location-detection systems. Unlike Global Positioning Systems (GPS), their project utilizes wireless devices in a whole new manner, offering potential applications new ways to ...

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GPS Now for Crowd Management and Medical Treatment

GPS Now for Crowd Management and Medical Treatment

Researchers from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, have recently developed an innovative application for the Global Positioning System (GPS), which allows utilizing the array of satellites in order to manage crowd movement. This application could be handy in crowded ...

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NaviSeer – GPS and DR Tracking

NaviSeer – GPS and DR Tracking

Seer Technology, a Salt Lake City based company, recently announced the development of NaviSeer at the International Defense Conference and Exhibition (IDEX). NaviSeer is a personal tracking system designed to integrate civilian and military GPS communication systems and improve navigation ...

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Super Precise GPS

Super Precise GPS

MEMSIC, a semiconductor company located in Andover, Massachusetts, has developed the new MMC212xM, a magnetic sensor that will enable greatly improved location-based services (LBS) in cellular phones and handheld GPS systems. The new component will enable greater precision and automated ...

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Zypad – Wireless Wrist Computer

Zypad – Wireless Wrist Computer

Parvus Corporation, a U.S. subsidiary of the EuroTech Group, has engineered Zypad WR1100, a rugged wrist-worn PC designed for use in harsh environmental conditions. Zypad meets specific military standards related to control of electromagnetic interference and compliance with strict emissions ...

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Infineon’s XPOSYS GPS Chip

Infineon’s XPOSYS GPS Chip

Seiko Epson Corporation and Infineon Technologies have collaborated, producing one of the smallest single-chip advanced global positioning system (A-GPS) processors ever made. The chip, measuring just 2.8 mm x 2.9 mm, is 25% smaller than any other A-GPS chip on ...

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HTC S740

HTC S740

HTC recently launched the new high-end HTC S740 SmartPhone which offers some of the latest features, including advanced interface and a full keyboard, meaning users could sends text-messages and e-mails with more ease and read them on the device large, ...

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