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...

Nokia Destination Maps expand global coverage to 4,605 venues in 38 countries

Just yesterday morning I've been writing that Bing Venue Maps (Microsoft+Nokia) is boasting about the number of shopping malls they have mapped, now Nokia...

Google Maps has already almost 10,000 indoor venues mapped

In 2011 the end of November 2011 Google launched their latest mapping baby - Indoor Maps.  It was really cool project and it made...

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....

TomTom enters “Indoor”

Last week TomTom revealed its partnership with Micello - one of the largest global providers of indoor map data. TomTom will resell Micello's data and...

Bing Venue Maps gets update 1370 shopping malls mapped all over the world.

Redmond's Venue Maps goes International and adds thousands of shopping malls all over the world. Whether you live in England or Spain, Russia or Belgium,...

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...

Is Nokia Building Competitive Advantage Over Google And Apple With Indoor LBS?

Last week Nokia announced to be offering indoor maps of 49,000 buildings in 45 countries. Is it much? Well... yes... Google features 10,000 buildings...

Google Brings Indoor Maps To Germany And Will Soon Expand In Europe

Google announced that its indoor Maps are now available in Germany, giving people there the ability to easily find their way around airports, shopping...

Apple Maps Will Go Indoor?

Is Apple planning to launch indoor navigation? It will most likely happen in a couple of months as the Wall Street Journal reports that Apple...
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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...

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...

Google Maps Brings 10 000 Indoor Floor Plans To The Desktop Version

Google announced in a tweet today that its Indoor Maps are now available from the desktop version of Google Maps. It may not be...

Locata (GPS 2.0): A new Ground Based Positioning System within 5cm Accuracy, Indoor-Outdoor

Games are changing! Locata is a very promising indoor and outdoor positioning system that uses ground-based sensors instead of satellites to project radio signals...

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...

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