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Esri India partners with AGNIi (Invest India) to roll-out ‘GeoInnovation’
Empowering start-ups to build location Intelligence and facilitate wider...
‘ISRO gearing up for multiple space missions in 2022’
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Australian company develops system for real time mapping of wildfires
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Israel awards nearly $6 million in grants to space tech startups
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Modi Govt’s ‘Urban Geospatial Data Stories Challenge’ To Promote Innovation Begins
The Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry said that...
Ethiopian Government to Merge the Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute and Ethiopian Geospatial Information Institute
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Iran Slaps Down US ‘Concerns’ Over Space Programme After Satellite Launch
Iran launched a rocket carrying three satellites into space...
Russia and China Ink Cooperative Deal on Respective GNSSs
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Swedish Space Corporation to establish a highly capable SSA station in Australia
At Western Australia Space Center, 400 kilometers north-east of...
BlackSky Expands Global Reseller Network in Australia with Geoimage
HERNDON, Va.-BlackSky (NYSE: BKSY) has added geospatial solutions provider Geoimage to its reseller...

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Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Civilian GPS is Vulnerable to Being ‘Spoofed’

University of Texas researchers recently tricked the navigation system of an $80 million yacht and sent the ship off course in an experiment that showed how any device with civilian GPS technology is vulnerable to a practice...

Friday, July 6th, 2012

Drone Hijacking? That’s Just the Start of GPS Troubles

The FAA must come up with new rules to allow for a freer use of drones in America by 2015 and, apart from worrying about possible collisions between manned and unmanned aircrafts, now the FAA might have...

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

GPS ‘Spoofers’ Could be Used for High-frequency Financial Trading Fraud

GPS "spoofers" -- devices that create false GPS signals to fool receivers into thinking that they are at a different location or different time -- could be used to defraud financial institutions, according to Todd Humphreys from...