No map needed?

Maps, and in particular high-definition/3D maps, are one of the main pillars of the next generation autonomous driving’s systems. However, a new “map-free” approach is emerging. Bill Hurley, Tech Briefs’ Digital Editorial Manager, posted an...

News from GSA: eCall emergency alert system launched

From the European GNSS Agency a news dedicated to the Europe-wide launch of the new eCall emergency system. The new system will exploit also Galileo and EGNOS enabling rescue teams to locate accidents faster, especially outside urban areas. As of 31 March 2018, all...

Four new Galileo satellites are now in orbit

Europe has four more Galileo navigation satellites in the sky following their launch on an Ariane 5 rocket. After today’s success, only one more launch remains before the Galileo constellation is complete and delivering global coverage. Ariane 5, operated by...