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....

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...

Interview with the CEO of Estimote – start-up that is about to revolutionize indoor...

Recently I had a pleasure to talk to Jakub Krzych - CEO & Co-Founder of Estimote - start-up that is about to revolutionize indoor location-based...

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...

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...

Indoor Positioning Using Camera And Image Recognition

Positioning technologies for outdoor location-based services are pretty straight forward. Cell-ID, WiFI, GPS. But this is not that easy when it comes to finding...

In-Location Alliance – 22 Companies To Create Great Indoor LBS Customer Experience

When was the last time you had that frustrating experience in a large supermarket, where you’ve been walking around in circles trying to find...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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