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June 14, 2012
Inside GNSS Columnist Wins Washington D.C. ‘Watchdog’ Journalism Award

Dee Ann Divis, Washington View columnist Dee Ann Divis,…

By Dee Ann Divis


May 27, 2012
IP Rights and Wrongs

As Desi Arnaz often said to Lucille Ball during…

By Dee Ann Divis


May 27, 2012
A European Perspective on Patent Dispute over GPS-Galileo Civil Signal

Return to main Washington View article: "USPTO Nears Approval…

By Dee Ann Divis


May 25, 2012
USPTO Nears Approval of Troubling British Patent on New GPS Civil Signal

Download the list of GNSS-related signal patents (PDF)

By Dee Ann Divis


March 29, 2012
LightSquared Lessons Learned

Oh no! Not another learning experience! Bumper sticker wisdom…

By Dee Ann Divis


March 29, 2012
LightSquared Fallout May Prompt Push for GPS Receiver Standards

The firefight between LightSquared and the GPS community has…

By Dee Ann Divis


January 19, 2012
GPS – The DoD’s Profit Center

Why Washington continues to talk about deficits while the…

By Dee Ann Divis


January 13, 2012
New Austerity Squeezes GPS as DoD Tightens Its Belt

Embracing the need for debt-driven discipline, the White House…

By Dee Ann Divis


November 16, 2011
LightSquared: Who Pays for GPS Receiver Fixes Yet to be Devised?

With more testing on the horizon and a potentially…

By Dee Ann Divis


September 8, 2011
Looming Budget Hurricane Could Swamp the GPS Landscape

Budget storms have reappeared on the horizon and the…

By Dee Ann Divis


July 11, 2011
LightSquared Flunks GPS Interference Tests: What Now?

The gloves have come off now that test results…

By Dee Ann Divis


June 16, 2011
Washington View

Washington View appears in each issue of Inside GNSS….

By Dee Ann Divis


June 8, 2011
LightSquared GPS Interference Controversy Headlines National PNT Advisory Board Meeting

The Space-Based PNT National Coordination Office is located in…

By Dee Ann Divis


May 29, 2011
Dee Ann Divis

Dee Ann Divis is the Washington correspondent for Inside…

By Dee Ann Divis