iBeacon from Apple Inc: Will it change the Indoor Positioning market?

A few weeks back, Aleks did an interview with the CEO of Estimote, where we got a glimpse of what we can expect from iBeacon...

Startup Navisens Promises Indoor Navigation Using Just Motion Sensors And Math

Everyone in the industry says the indoor location is the next big thing... Imagine location-based marketing inside shopping malls, supermarkets... imagine never searching for...

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...

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...

Apple Inc to go Indoor: 3D Position Tracking for Panoramic Imagery Navigation. Patent Approved!

Will Apple go Indoors? : A question that has been doing the rounds ever since Apple Inc acquired an indoor GPS/GNSS positioning company - WiFiSlam. Now it...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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,...

Symbiosis of Indoor LBS leaders: indoor.rs partners with StickNFind

There are several providers on the market offering indoor navigation technology. Mostly they either provide the necessary hardware such as a sensor that transmits...

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...

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...

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