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February 14, 2019
Government Researchers Working to Address GPS Vulnerabilities

Two recent reports have underscored the threats to the…

By Dee Ann Divis


February 13, 2019
GPS Pioneers Win £1M Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering

The four engineers responsible for the creation of GPS…

By Dee Ann Divis


February 7, 2019
Ligado Gets Delay of Harbinger-Apollo Interference Fraud Lawsuit

The $2 billion spectrum-related lawsuit filed by Harbinger Capital…

By Dee Ann Divis


January 31, 2019
GPS Backup May Get More Attention as Lawmakers Highlight Risks to Space Assets, Critical Infrastructure

China, Russia and other adversaries including Iran and North…

By Dee Ann Divis


January 24, 2019

January 17, 2019
Geolocation Data Could Get Privacy Protection Under New ADD Act

New legislation aiming to protect the privacy of internet…

By Dee Ann Divis


January 10, 2019
Partial Government Shutdown Bites Civil GPS Agencies, SatNav Customers

With the partial government shutdown nearing a record-breaking fourth…

By Dee Ann Divis


January 7, 2019
Petite New Spoofing Detector Aims to Protect GPS/GNSS Receivers in Drones, Vehicles — Even Cell Phones

An Israeli firm is introducing a technology to detect…

By Dee Ann Divis


January 3, 2019
PNT Technology May Get More Export Controls

Additional export controls are being considered for position, navigation,…

By Dee Ann Divis


December 31, 2018
Ligado-Related Lawsuit Recommences Jan. 2

Though 2019 is brand new there are a host…

By Dee Ann Divis


December 20, 2018
GPS Alliance Asks FCC to Reconsider Denial of Galileo E6 Signal

The Federal Communications Commission — after a multi-agency process…

By Dee Ann Divis


November 15, 2018
FCC Poised to Approve Broad Use of Galileo in U.S.

UPDATED: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Nov. 15 unanimously approved…

By Dee Ann Divis


November 7, 2018
Iridium Urges the FCC to Rescind Ground-Network Rule Ligado Relies On

Iridium is asking the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to…

By Dee Ann Divis


October 31, 2018
Will 5G Become a New Skirmish Line in the Fight Over GPS Interference?

The announcement of the White House’s new strategy to…

By Dee Ann Divis