U-Blox Says FCC’s Ligado Decision May Hurt Autonomous Vehicle and 5G...

Ligado 5G Antenna (Photo: Ligado Networks) Thalwil, Switzerland-based u-blox  said it cautions against negative impacts of the FCC’s recent approval of the use of a previously protected...


Advanced Navigation Grabs $68 Million Series B Funding

Retired U.S. Army Gen. David Petraeus will lead a new committee to support company’s global expansion. Australia-based Advanced Navigation has announced a $68 million Series B round...

Google Maps Releases New Electric Vehicle Location Feature

Google Maps GOOG -0.89%↓ last week rolled out an updated version for Android and iPhone that is packed with new features, including the ability to search for electric vehicle stations with fast...

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Swift Navigation Expands Skylark Capabilities San Francisco-based Swift Navigation has expanded the capabilities of its Skylark precise positioning service to several product tiers.  The company will now offer new...

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Researchers Say Alternative Positioning System More Accurate Than GPS

In a widely released story the past week, researchers at Delft University of Technology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and VSL say their alternative positioning system is more robust and...

Google Maps Releases New Electric Vehicle Location Feature

Google Maps GOOG -0.89%↓ last week rolled out an updated version for Android and iPhone that is packed with new features, including the ability to search for electric vehicle stations with fast...

PTV Group Enters U.S. Fleet Tracking Market

Germany-based PTV Group entered the U.S. fleet tracking market recently with a new truck navigation app.  CEO Christian Haas says the PTV Truck Navigator G2 compliments existing U.S. tracking systems. “With...

Advanced Navigation Grabs $68 Million Series B Funding

Retired U.S. Army Gen. David Petraeus will lead a new committee to support company’s global expansion. Australia-based Advanced Navigation has announced a $68 million Series B round...

Weekly Product News

Swift Navigation Expands Skylark Capabilities San Francisco-based Swift Navigation has expanded the capabilities of its Skylark precise positioning service to several product tiers.  The company will now offer new...

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Google Maps Releases New Electric Vehicle Location Feature

Google Maps GOOG -0.89%↓ last week rolled out an updated version for Android and iPhone that is packed with new features, including the ability to search for electric vehicle stations with fast...

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