Our multi-constellation receiver using EGNOS and Galileo

Posted Posted in Location Based Services

GISUY is a multi-constellation receiver, developed by Bluecover,  featuring a Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) chipset, capable of processing the positioning of multiple satellite systems accessible via USB and Bluetooth interfaces. The receiver is being tested since 2017 with various chipsets in different regions. Although the results highly depend on the testing environment, the best […]

Mapping and monitoring airports with Sentinels and OpenstreetMap at GISTAM2018

Posted Posted in Earth Observation

Bluecover made a study in 2017 aiming to provide up-to-date and accurate worldwide airports mapping information for a new online business travellers tool. This study, published in GISTAM 2018, assessed the possibility of using Sentinels program for improving airports’ mapping and monitoring changes, complementing the airport geographical information base obtained from OpenstreetMap (OSM). A few […]

Plan and find Waypoints for improving travellers and hikers experience

Posted Posted in Location Based Services

GPS Waypoints version 2.2 (September 2017) has better planning and finding activities, complementing core activities of mapping and surveying. This use case is specially useful for travellers and hikers. It was improved with the new feature Import waypoints and some fixes on Get me there. The Import Waypoints can be used to plan the places to visit or survey. The user […]

GET ME THERE feature on GPS Waypoints

Posted Posted in Location Based Services

GPS Waypoints was enhanced with the GET ME THERE feature and other new personal and professional functionalities. The most recent update (version 2.1, Abril 2017) was based on the most requested features from users’ feedback. The GET ME THERE allows to get directions from the current position to the collected Waypoints and Paths . The direction (in degrees) is presented over […]