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ATS thwarts thieves with Trimble Fleet Management’s real-time GPS tracking

Atlantic Tower Services (ATS) utilizes the power of Trimble Fleet...

Five Questions about Mapping Apps with what3words

While in London, we had the opportunity to speak with Chris Sheldrick,...

Taxi GPS data helps researchers study Hurricane Sandy’s effect on NYC traffic

Hurrican Sandy offered a chance for Illinois researchers to try out a...

Indoor Navigation via Photos

Jules White is an assistant professor of electrical engineering and...

The Value of Time-Stamped and Real-time Geodata

Our look at the temporal aspects of spatial and location data raise some...

Solving Indoor Positioning - SiRFusion: CSR’s New SDK

Today, CSR, a company primarily known for their GPS chip technology, has...

Mapzen Makes an App Because Open

Mapzen is an open source tool and services provider, not an app company....

The Next Wave of Cybersecurity Issues as We Approach the IoT

I attended a presentation today by Michael Lee, Cyber Security Research...

Is Location Still Everything?

"A decade or so ago pundits (ourselves included) said the internet would...

Making Location Work for Smart Cities – the Case for Location Standards

The Directions Magazine webinar, Making Location Work for Smart Cities –...