Rivada Networks claims working prototype of location-based-services solution, seeks mobile OS …

Rivada Networks has working Android and Apple prototypes of its enhanced location-based service (E-LBS) that is designed to improve location-accuracy information for a variety of applications, from commercial uses to 911 calls to firefighter location, according to Rivada Networks CTO Clint Smith. In the spring, Rivada Networks received a patent for the peer-to-peer technology, which is software that leverages a variety of location techniques and artificial-intelligence algorithms to get more accurate location information, even in cases where traditional location technologies are not directly available to the mobile device, Smith said. Rivada Networks personnel recently tested the solution at a building in Brooklyn, he said. “We’re coming in pretty consistently under a meter [for XY location],” Smith said during an interview with IWCE’s Urgent Communications. E-LBS also provides Z-axis vertical information that…


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