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Think GPS is cool? IPS will blow your mind

For all of its awesome applications, GPS has two fundamental flaws: It doesn't work indoors, and it can't really detect altitude. An Indoor Positioning System would fix that -- and introduce some seriously awesome applications.
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Guardly First In Mobile Safety To Offer Indoor Positioning System To Aid In Emergency Response

Technology : TechCrunch (last year)

Toronto-based Guardly announced today the launch of its indoor positioning system (IPS) tech, adding more specificity and heightened capabilities in environments like office buildings to their mobile safety solution. The startup, wh... Read Post

Getting a fix on indoor GPS

Technology : Emerging Tech (3 years ago)

There is no de facto standard for an Indoor Positioning System (IPS), but commercialization is underway using a mixed bag of technologies and designs. Read Post

An Indoor Positioning System Based On Echolocation

Technology : Technology Review Editors' Blog (2 days ago)

GPS doesn’t work indoors. Can a bat-like echolocation system take its place? Read Post


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