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One of the most important considerations in emergency medical treatment is response time. Now, an engineering graduate at Delft University of Technology has created a rapid response drone to do what a regular ambulance can't.
Inside GNSS editor and publisher Glen Gibbons has received a high honor from the United Kingdom's Royal Institute of Navigation (RIN) for his "outstanding contribution to navigation" as a journalist and publisher.
After years of hard work building a spacecraft, a mission team anxiously awaits after a launch — will the instruments they’ve crafted all work as well as planned?
Lifeguards in the United States are testing how drones may help save lives in coastal waters. Cameras on drones can spot sharks from above, and drones are able to reach struggling swimmers faster than lifeguards to deliver life preservers.
Ashton Carter, the new U.S. Secretary of Defense has been making clear he supports moving past GPS to a disbursed network based on microelectromechanical systems or MEMS for position, navigation, and timing (PNT) information.
A new geodetic network installed in the Surat Basin, Queensland can now measure movement of the Earth’s surface more accurately, and as a consequence is helping to build understanding of valuable resources within the Earth’s crust.
The International Global Navigation Satellite Systems (IGNSS) Society Inc. has announced a call for papers and abstracts for its IGNSS 2015 symposium on GPS/GNSS,14-16 July, 2015 at the Outrigger Hotel, Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia.
Uber will acquire assets from Microsoft Bing, including roughly 100 employees focused on the product’s image collection activities. In short, Uber is absorbing data-collection engineers from Microsoft to bolster its own mapping work.
Five hikers, all blind or partially sighted, crossed a mountain range in eastern France last week thanks to an innovative GPS system that developers hope can help millions of people with vision problems.
China has made breakthroughs in the anti-jamming capability of its Beidou satellite navigation system (BDS), the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Daily reported recently.