Scientists deploy Globalstar SPOT Trace to monitor currents and biodiversity in the world’s oceans

Dublin, Ireland. 1 March, 2022 – Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar Inc. , announces that German research institution The Helmholtz Center Hereon is using SPOT Trace satellite GPS trackers to conduct worldwide oceanography research.

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Why 5G needs a new standard for location technology

As competition grows and the future of connectivity evolves, telecoms providers are looking for a way to differentiate their 5G services. While there are many ways this could be achieved, as it stands, location technology is an area with untapped potential. Precise positioning technology that utilises the inherent capabilities of 5G, such as high bandwidth,

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IoT providing worldwide benefits

Beyond the economic benefits for manufacturers, retailers, etc., Internet of Things (IoT) devices are providing socio-economic advantages that benefit the world as a whole, says Alex Bufalino, vice president of marketing at Quectel.

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Internet of packaging to bring the industry at the cusp of revolution?

Internet of Things (IoT) has become the buzzword for all businesses these days. The concept of connecting everything- from your watch to door locks- has grabbed the fancy of many consumers and industry honchos alike. At present, between 20 and 50 billion devices are internet compatible. Inevitably, the conclusion is that the industry is becoming

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HERE launches advanced real-time traffic service

HERE Technologies, the location data and technology platform, announced the launch of its new HERE Advanced Real-Time Traffic service. It introduces new lane-level information and expanding inner-city coverage to help drivers reach their destinations more efficiently and stress-free.

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New estimated time of arrival functionality aims to put CHEP’s pallet customers in the driving seat

FMCG and retail marketplace supply chain specialist CHEP, has launched a new Estimated Time of Arrival (ETA) notification functionality for all its deliveries. Building on CHEP’s unrivalled network, scale and market knowledge, this full visibility system automatically sends customers a message when their delivery leaves a CHEP service centre with an estimated time of arrival

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Curve smart GPS tracker launched in Europe by Vodafone to track cars, keys and other valuables

Vodafone UK has expanded its consumer smart tech offering with the launch of smart GPS tracker, Curve. Curve allows users to stay connected to the people and things they love, sending them alerts and updates straight to their mobile from a distance.

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Sigfox enhances its geolocation services suite “Atlas” to offer accurate asset tracking

Today at Connect 2019, the largest IoT marketplace, Sigfox, the IoT service provider and first global 0G network operator, announced two complementary, powerful new offers that significantly enhance the accuracy of its major geolocation services: Atlas Native and Atlas Wi-Fi.

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Taoglas and u-blox bring centimetre-level GNSS positioning solution to IoT applications

u‑blox, a global provider of positioning and wireless communication technologies, announced that Taoglas, a provider of next‑generation IoT solutions, has developed a centimetre‑level GNSS positioning solution.

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Exploring the benefits of building a smart city for your country – Part one

As the IoT sector continues to develop and innovate, there is a potential benefit and efficiency gained as well. One of the areas where IoT has specifically developed and grown is the smart city. As we move forward in this 21st Century, surviving in the technological world, everything we need should be smart.

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Sonarax unveils a novel ultrasonic device-to-device communication protocol

Sonarax, the ultrasonic communication technology company, unveils a new standard in Machine-to-Machine (m2m) connectivity allowing devices to communicate with one another using sound waves.

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Taoglas acquires ThinkWireless to grow in trucking, bus, off-road and motorcycle industries

Taoglas, a provider of IoT and automotive antenna and RF solutions, has completed its acquisition of ThinkWireless, Inc., an antenna provider that specialises in the design, development and production of combination antenna systems for the commercial vehicle market.

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How IoT-enhanced warehouses are changing the supply chain management – Part 2

IoT is a combination of various hardware and software technologies. All these technologies are interdependent and need to stay connected via a robust internet connection. From GPS to Artificial intelligence, each technology plays a specific role, says Jaykishan Panchal, a content marketing strategist at MoveoApps.

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Qualcomm’s new ultra-low power system architecture aims to speed fashion-tech convergence

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Inc., has launched its next generation Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform for smartwatches.

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Fraunhofer IIS demonstrates direct IoT connectivity via GEO satellite

The Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS has successfully demonstrated the direct transmission of sensor data from multiple transmitters via a geostationary satellite. For the test transmission, the institute employed portable, ground-based transmitters equipped with small, omni-directional C-band antennas.

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Microsemi announces cesium atomic clock portfolio compliant with New
ITU standards for enhanced primary reference clock

Microsemi Corporation, a provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, announced completion of certification of its portfolio of cesium clocks to be compliant with the new G.811.1 recommendation (known as enhanced Primary Reference Clocks, or ePRC)

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