TITLE

GPS GETS MORE ASSISTS

AUTHOR(S)
Alleven, Monica
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Wireless Week;2/1/2009, Vol. 14 Issue 19, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on enhancing assisted global positioning system (A-GPS). Assisted GPS incorporates a fall-back solution in the chipsets that will use information from cellular network. Developers need more reliable than A-GPS as they bring more applications. Qualcomm has integrated Skyhook Wireless's technology into gpsOne positioning platforms so phones can tap Wi-Fi. Polaris Wireless' Advanced Hybrid Solution is designed to work with A-GPS system to provide accuracy across environment.
ACCESSION #
36361525

 

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