MWCA Features Indoor Location Companies

(Graphic courtesy of Quuppa) LOS ANGELES--The dozen or so location vendors at the recent Mobile World Congress Americas (MWCA) focused on partnering and integrating their...


Google Maps Rolls Out Immersive View

Immersive View allows users to see a venue, with weather information, before they go... Saying advances in 3D mapping have made it evolve, Google Maps has launched...

New NIST-FirstNet Facility Tests Indoor Location Technology

The National Institute of Standards and Technology and the First Responder Network Authority announced last week that it will launch a virtual-reality research facility that will focus on...

INDOOR POSITIONING

Neuron Mobility Grabs $43.5 Million in Series B Funding

Canada-based Neuron Mobility has raised $43.5 million in Series B funding, bringing the company’s total funding to $77.7 million.  The investment round was co-led by global...

ASSET TRACKING

BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS

Geespace and u-blox Sign Augmentation Services Agreement

Thalwil, Switzerland-based u-blox UBXN] has partnered aerospace information and communications company Geespace to expand augmentation services for high precision applications.  The new memorandum of understanding allows the companies...

AT&T Launches 911 Location Service

With location-based routing, a device can be located and routed within 50 meters of its location. AT&T  this week announced the launch of the nation’s first location-based...

Qualcomm Completes Skyhook Acquisition

Qualcomm Technologies  said it has completed the acquisition of location technology pioneer Skyhook.  Although the technology giant has not made a formal announcement about the...

HERE Collaborates with AWS on Supply Chain Solutions

HERE Technologies has entered a five-year agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to increase customers’ supply chain visibility, transportation and logistics, fleet routing, and estimated times of...

New NIST-FirstNet Facility Tests Indoor Location Technology

The National Institute of Standards and Technology and the First Responder Network Authority announced last week that it will launch a virtual-reality research facility that will focus on...

NEW DEALS

Qualcomm Completes Skyhook Acquisition

Qualcomm Technologies  said it has completed the acquisition of location technology pioneer Skyhook.  Although the technology giant has not made a formal announcement about the...

TECHNOLOGY

LBS

BUSINESS