Mar 20, 2014
Podcast with Bhavin Shah, Polaris Wireless
Mar 18, 2014
Rules proposed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to improve the ability to locate cell phone users placing emergency calls from indoors could affect firms providing chipsets and location-focused infrastructure as well as phone companies.
Jan 13, 2014
Juniper Research has forecast the mobile location-based services market to exceed $12 billion in 2014, driven by increased app store usage, public safety and certain news items such as the NSA scandal. In this article, Polaris Wireless CEO Manilo Allegra points to a number of trends that will catapult the market toward even higher expectations.
Nov 19, 2013
Data generated by the cloud-based solution also could be useful in terms of determining the optimal utlization of traffic officers.
Sep 05, 2013
High-accuracy location, already part of the public safety infrastructure, could be better integrated to provide detailed intelligence for both first responders and emergency callers. For example, when texting 911, similar emergency calls in a given radius could be identified to alert authorities to larger emergencies, such as a terrorist attack or natural disaster.
Jul 03, 2013
A recent segment on 60 Minutes titled “Counterinsurgency Cops” detailed how tactics used overseas in the war on terror are helping law enforcementofficials in Springfield, Mass., fight street crime.
May 07, 2013
Polaris Wireless Inc. has raised $10 million in a Series C round to buy out one of its earliest investors and expand its location business overseas.
May 03, 2013