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N18-02-04-ESA_Navigation_Days_2018
29 January 2018

The European Space Agency (ESA) held its annual Navigation Days on Jan. 26. ESA navigation specialists met with guests from the European Commission, European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency and European space companies at ESA’s technical centre in the Netherlands.

N18-02-04-StravaMaps-military
29 January 2018

An interactive map posted on the internet that shows the whereabouts of people who use fitness devices such as Fitbit also reveals highly sensitive information about the location and activities of soldiers at US military bases, in what appears to be a major security oversight.

N18-02-04-Iridium-Certus
29 January 2018

Satellite operator Iridium asked the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in April 2017 to modify its licence to add a new class of ground stations called Certus for expanded terrestrial, maritime and aeronautical... read more

N18-01-28-GPS-JammingTest
25 January 2018

The year's first iteration of the USAF's premier set of aerial war games, known commonly as Red Flag, is kicking off today at Nellis Air Force Base just outside of... read more

N18-01-28-apple_car_sensors
25 January 2018

Apple has expanded its fleet of self-driving cars in California, registering an additional two dozen vehicles with the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles. It’s a significant expansion for a company that has been seen as lagging in the race to build self-driving cars. 

N18-02-04-sensewhere_game_graphic
24 January 2018

Marius Kurgonas of sensewhere says the sky's the limit for indoor location-based gaming

Shall we play a game. Several of your friends are wandering around a huge mall shopping around – your task is to quickly find all the stores they are in. You have 5mins and your time starts now.

N18-01-28-DronesLearnNavigation
23 January 2018

All today's commercial drones use GPS, which works fine above building roofs and in high altitudes.

N18-01-28-AutonomousVehicleIndex.jpeg
23 January 2018

Autonomous vehicles have taken the world by storm and the pace of development of AVs has been tremendous. It’s no more a question on whether autonomous vehicles will be reality but when all road vehicles become fully autonomous.

N18-01-28-Hedy-Lamarr
22 January 2018

What do a 1930’s Hollywood star and the inventor of spread-spectrum communications have in common? They are one and the same.

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