Articles tagged with: Maps and Wave

Turning Soldiers' Helmets into a Wireless Mesh Network

Engineers at Vanderbilt University's Institute for Software Integrated Systems (ISIS) have developed a system that can give soldiers just such an edge by turning their combat helmets into "smart nodes" in a wireless sensor network. more

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Record sales of Portable Navigation Devices in Europe

With 18.1 million units sold in 2008, demand for Portable Navigation Devices (PNDs) increased by 3 million units compared to 2007; a 20 percent rise. In quarter 4 the economic crisis took its toll on the market. more

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Telstra to Install Bar Code Software on 3G Phones

More than half a million Australians will have software downloaded free to their mobile phones to give them quick access to websites and mobile content via special barcodes, Telstra Group Managing Director for Consumer and Channels, Mr David Moffatt has announced. more

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