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How to Make GPS Work Indoors using Repeaters

How to Make GPS Work Indoors using Repeaters

If you are looking for a solution to make GPS Work Indoors, there is a solution that is both affordable and practical for many indoor environments. Welcome to this video on navigating indoors using GPS Repeaters and their uses. Hi. I’m Dr Paul Symonds and I run the...
Digital Signage Guide for Beginners

Digital Signage Guide for Beginners

You might be thinking about using digital signage in the future and yet there are so many options and types that the decision over what to buy can be baffling! Well, in this post I hope to try and answer some of the most common questions and to provide you with a...
Indoor Navigation and Wayfinding Mapping Technology

Indoor Navigation and Wayfinding Mapping Technology

Given the ease with which GPS (Global Positioning Systems) are available for us outdoors (such as on mobile phones), one might naturally assume that indoor GPS is also easily possible, for indoor navigation. Unfortunately, though, the GPS signals cannot work indoors...
Digital Airport Signage and Smart Airport Wayfinding

Digital Airport Signage and Smart Airport Wayfinding

Digital Airport Signage plays a crucial role at airports. In this blog post, you will learn how digital signage can help an airport to optimally guide passengers through the airport terminal and enhance the overall traveller’s experience. The importance of good...
Considerations when Using GPS for Wayfinding

Considerations when Using GPS for Wayfinding

I just witnessed a lady walking across the road with her head down as she played with her mobile phone, not noticing that she was on the verge of getting run over by a taxi. Luckily the taxi driver saw her first and gently stopped in time. Navigation with mobile...
Digital Wayfinding Technology and Getting Started

Digital Wayfinding Technology and Getting Started

If you are new to wayfinding and not familiar with the different technologies, trying to start planning a wayfinding system can be quite overwhelming and a difficult task. So in this post, I am going to go through many of the latest digital wayfinding...
Mobile Phone Navigation Apps for Outdoor Activities

Mobile Phone Navigation Apps for Outdoor Activities

There are many wonderful navigation apps available now for many activities which require navigation, including for example for cycling long distances, trekking, hiking, long countryside and rural walks, through to city and urban wayfinding (such as in London or Paris)...
Safety, Security and Wayfinding on Holiday

Safety, Security and Wayfinding on Holiday

In many travel environments, an airport a great example, we have little choice but to navigate through security areas as part of the route through the given travel environment. In such a situation, we can choose not to go through such areas, but then we cannot fly and...
What is a Context Awareness Navigation System

What is a Context Awareness Navigation System

Most of us are aware of location awareness services such as GPS (Global Positioning Systems) but the idea of Context Awareness Systems (CAS) is perhaps new to many of you. These systems are not new, in that they have been discussed for over 10 years, but these systems...
SMI Eye Tracking Software Review

SMI Eye Tracking Software Review

Eye tracking hardware and software certainly has its value to those of us interested in wayfinding and navigation. Consider the uses such as being able to detect people’s emotions as they are on a walkway finding their way through an airport and being able to...