HERE eyes the great indoors, acquires Micello

Mapping company HERE, which has been concentrating on developing HD maps for self-driving cars and connected vehicles ever since it was acquired by Audi,...

Google is testing indoor positioning technology through Tango devices

Google’s I/O developer’s conference always packs in a lot of punch and this year was no exception. The company made a host of announcements...

Now, you can build your own Indoor App with this Indoor Positioning Engine SDK

There are a ton of (outdoor) navigation apps that ensure that we never get lost while trying to reach our destination but there are...

The future of Indoor Navigation is here: interview with the CEO of SNS, a...

The future of Indoor Navigation IS here: this is especially true for the person who leads a successful start-up, is a reliable partner and...

Lenovo announced the first phone with Google Tango

Today Lenovo announced a new range of three smartphones that will be available in stores around the world later this year. There is the Phab...

Indoor Mapping and AR at Google I/O: Project Tango

Google I/O is less than 48 hours away and if you have been following the event, there is one project that features prominently across...

Google Maps adding indoor plans of the Rio Olympic venues

The biggest sporting event on the planet is coming to Rio de Janeiro in August. 10.000 athletes and over half a million travellers are excepted...
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Google and Lenovo showcasing Project Tango at MWC in Barcelona

Project Tango, unveiled nearly two years ago by Google, allows devices to map the 3D space around them in real-time using a combination of...

Apple launches new Indoor positioning app: Indoor Survey

Apple has been interested in the indoor positioning industry for a while now. Back in 2013, it acquired WiFiSlam, an indoor positioning startup and...

Online course of IndoorGML – the standard for navigation inside buildings

Recently we've reported that in mid December 2014 Open Geospatial Consortium published IndoorGML a new standard for modelling a spatial data of indoor spaces....

Twitter invests in iBeacons

Twitter is interested in indoor location beacon technology. Last week the company invested in Boston-based beacon start-up Swirl. During this funding series Swirl raised...

FCC adopts rules forcing wireless carriers to provide accurate indoor positioning of E911 calls

Introducing E-calls system was a painful project for wireless carrier all around US and European Union. The project aims to automatically provide a position...

HERE adds indoor maps to its Android app

Few months ago we've reported that HERE launched its beta version of the Android app. Two months later it had been downloaded 3 million times, which...

IndoorGML standard for positioning inside buildings is finally out there

Positioning with satellite-based navigation systems is one of the most important developments of the last 50 years. The theory is there. The practice is...

With iPhone 6 and iOS8 Apple starts to be serious about indoor location.

Last week Apple unveiled its new smartphone models: iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. They're both exceptionally well designed pieces of hardware. But what's...

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