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ESA Investigates Galileo Clock Anomalies

As first reported last November, anomalies have been noted in the atomic clocks serving Europe's Galileo satellites. Highly accurate timing is core to satellite... (read more)

Indoor Spatial Analysis Increases Retail Sales

Esri has announced a partnership with GISinc to analyse customer behaviour to help retailers increase sales. The spatial analytics technology specialist will in... (read more)

Hexagon Mining Purchases Mine Production Management Firm

Hexagon Mining has acquired the technology company MiPlan. Based in Perth, Australia, MiPlan develops mobile software applications for field data collection, fl... (read more)

OGC Seeks Public Comment on InfraGML Encoding Standards

The membership of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is asking for public comment on its candidate InfraGML standards. These define the implementation-depende... (read more)

Million-dollar Boost for Positioning Technology in Australia

The Australian Government will invest AUD12 million in a two-year programme looking into the future of positioning technology in Australia. From using Goog... (read more)

Geomares and Diversified Communications Announce Cooperation

Geomares and Diversified Communications have announced a cooperation whereby the media company’s product database will become the officia... (read more)

INNOspace Masters Open for Innovative Ideas

The second edition of the INNOspace Masters competition is now set to begin under the theme of  'Space 4.0'. Up to 13 February 2017, interested participant... (read more)

UN World Data Forum Started

The inaugural United Nations World Data Forum has kicked off on 15 January in Cape Town, South Africa, with an ambitious agenda aiming to build broad consensus... (read more)


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