Why the FCC halted LightSquared's wireless network plan

Feb 15, 2012
Federal officials have nixed a plan by broadband company LightSquared to build a national wireless network. Politico's Eliza Krigman explains why and discusses what happens next.
Posted In: lightsquared, wireless, wifi, gps, broadband, national broadband initiative

GPS unit, meet car insurance

Feb 10, 2012
Some relationships are just meant to be. The idea is pretty basic: drive safer, get better rates. We’re watching you.
Posted In: insurance, navigation, gps, big brother, car, Auto, tracking, telemetry

It was only a matter of time before your car and your insurance company started talking.

Feb 9, 2012
It's like driving with Santa. He knows when you've been bad or good, so...
Posted In: auto insurance, gps, incentives

Supreme Court rules in closely watched GPS case

Jan 24, 2012
The Fourth Amendment applies even in your car, says SCOTUS.
Posted In: Star Wars, scotus, Supreme Court, privacy, gps

Solar flares can cause communication problems

Jan 24, 2012
The biggest solar storm in more than six years is blasting the earth with radiation today.
Posted In: solar, communications, gps

Snow plow GPS

Jan 4, 2012
Rahm Emanuel is the Plow King
Posted In: snow, gps

Snow plow GPS

Jan 4, 2012
Plan your route, and track your street.
Posted In: snow plow, weather, gps

LightSquared: The next big wireless company you may never see

Dec 22, 2011
Also, if you need to call someone, consider Callin' Oates!
Posted In: lightsquared, fcc, gps

Drone downed by GPS?

Dec 16, 2011
Go ahead plane, land riiiiight here.
Posted In: drones, gps, Iran

LightSquared signal still disrupts, says gummint

Dec 15, 2011
Bad news for futuristic hybrid phone company
Posted In: lightsquared, gps