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
Polaris Wireless has raised $10 million in Series C funding to pay back its very first investor, Draper Fisher Jurvetson.
Apr 26, 2013
DFJ invested an undisclosed amount of money in the Mountain View-based company in July 2001. DFJ cashed out its investment this year by giving Polaris back its original equity and giving up its seat on the Board of Directors.
Apr 18, 2013
Yesterday, Polaris Wireless announced an agreement with Globe Telecom in the Philippines to enhance the telecommunications company's LBS services.
Apr 17, 2013
Polaris Wireless today announced to have won a contract with Fiilipino wireless operator Globe Telecom.
Feb 20, 2013
In just a few short years, LBS has changed the way the world thinks about and interacts with place
Feb 20, 2013
In 2012, there was a strong shift in demand for high-accuracy wireless location, given the proliferation of smartphones and indoor coverage using distributed antenna systems (DAS), metro cells, femtocells, and other indoor-centric technologies.
Jan 17, 2013
Introducing Positioning Statements, a new opinion blog authored by Manlio Allegra, CEO and Co-Founder of Polaris Wireless, the leading provider of high-accuracy, software-based, wireless location solutions. Mr. Allegra will be writing about new developments in technology and applications related to location-based services for consumers, enterprises, and government agencies.