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positioning system

3D Systems Sues 3D Printer Company Formlabs For Patent Infringement, Sues Kickstarter Itself For Promotion
3D Printer Form 1 Gets 6X Its $100K Funding Goal On Kickstarter... In One Day
Mars rover passes its first driving test
Your iPhone could replace your car's key - and help you find it in an underground car-park
Wifarer's Indoor GPS And The Never-Lost Generation
Using indoor location data, Guardly gives 911 a major upgrade

Skyhook sues Google for patent infringement... again

www.engadget.com
Last time Google found itself in court proceedings opposite Skyhook, it was facing anticompetitive and IP legal claims for forcing Android OEMs to use Google's location services. Yesterday, Skyhook filed a new complaint alleging that Google is infringing nine of its patents. FOSS Patents reports that the IP in...
Skyhook sues Google for patent infringement... again
Growl 2.0 SDK now available, adds Apple Notification Center integration

Apple Patents Built-In iPhone Remote Unlocker, Engine Starter And Parking Locator For Cars

techcrunch.com
The USPTO published a number of Apple patent applications Tuesday, including two related to automobiles (via AppleInsider). The car patents both describe systems that can be built into future iPhones, replacing most of the functionality of your standard key fob with the smartphone, and providing a way to help drivers...
Apple Patents Built-In iPhone Remote Unlocker, Engine Starter And Parking Locator For Cars

Lockheed Martin powers up its first GPS III satellite, stays on track for 2014

www.engadget.com
It's been awhile since we heard much about Lockheed Martin's GPS III satellite family beyond mention of an early prototype. The next-gen positioning system just took a big step forward with word that the company has successfully powered up the first production craft of the bunch, Space Vehicle One....
Lockheed Martin powers up its first GPS III satellite, stays on track for 2014

New navigation system rivals GPS

www.bbc.co.uk
A new positioning system that works without using navigation satellites could complement or even replace current technologies such as GPS....
New navigation system rivals GPS
Guardly First In Mobile Safety To Offer Indoor Positioning System To Aid In Emergency Response
Fujitsu developing indoor guidance system using Ultra Wideband radar

Russian rocket explodes over Kazakhstan seconds after launch

www.theverge.com
A Russian rocket has crashed seconds after launching from a spaceport in Kazakhstan. Local TV footage shows the rocket careening from side to side on its upward trajectory before breaking up and nosediving into the ground. The Proton-M rocket was carrying three navigation satellites to be used with Russia's...
Russian rocket explodes over Kazakhstan seconds after launch
TI announces WiLink 8.0 chips with integrated NFC and GLONASS
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