Vehicle tracking and security devices chosen

Swiss-based U-blox  has been chosen by California-based CalAmp as GPS receiver and cellular modem supplier for their new line of vehicle tracking, anti-theft and insurance telematics devices designed especially for the Brazilian market. CalAmp develops and markets wireless communications solutions that deliver data, voice and video for critical networked communication applications such as fleet and […]

Hybrid positioning sensor technology

Sensewhere recently launched its new software development kit (SDK) using its latest hybrid positioning incorporating sensor technology integrated with its automatic crowdsourcing technology. The company’s sensor technology uses the sensors available on smart mobile devices such as accelerometers, gyros, and barometers for more accurate positioning and an improved user experience in general. The technology is […]

Simultaneous tracking of code and phase signals

Hemisphere GNSS has introduced the Eclipse P306 and P307, the latest models in the Eclipse series. The Eclipse P306 and P307 track multi-frequency GPS, GLONASS, and BeiDou satellite signals and are Galileo and QZSS ready. The Eclipse P306 and P307 are the first products to utilise the company’s new SX4 ASIC. Capable of simultaneously tracking […]

Increased business efficiency

CR England, a refrigerated trucking company, has adopted Esri Location Analytics for incorporating geographic information, mapping, and spatial analytics into its business processes. Being able to analyse the transportation business from a geographic perspective is key to gaining intelligence about a network in terms of driver and customer density, as well as freight routes. Located […]

Smallest GNSS antenna module unveiled

Global Navigation Systems’ (GNS)  new GNSS antenna module, the GNS 802 antenna module, is based on CSR´s SiRFstarV chip and  includes a well matched tiny chip antenna to povide the best performance on a 10 x 16 mm outline. Due to its capability to use GPS and GLONASS at the same time, the GNS 802 […]

Monitor tyre pressure while navigating

The Zūmo390 motorcycle navigator is a stylish, rugged, sunlight readable and glove-friendly touchscreen device that helps keep motorcyclists on track whether it is for, on or off-road biking. The navigator features Bluetooth wireless technology that allows riders to simply connect their navigator with their mobile phone or a Bluetooth-enabled headset or helmet (sold separately) to […]

New range of GPS watches

TomTom South Africa has launched a new range of GPS watches to deliver at-a-glance performance information for runners, cyclists and swimmers. The new, ultra-slim TomTom Runner and TomTom Multi-Sport GPS sport watches feature an extra-large display, full-screen graphical training tools and the industry’s first one-button control to make it easier for users to access the […]