About Kevin Dennehy

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Kevin Dennehy is GPS World’s editor for location-based services, writing a monthly column for the LBS Insider newsletter. Dennehy has been writing about the location industry for more than 20 years. He covered GPS and location technology for Global Positioning & Navigation News for seven years. His articles on the wireless industry have been published in both consumer and trade magazines and newspapers.

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Universities compete in new autonomous race Posted on 04 Dec 2019 in the Featured Stories & From the Magazine & Transportation categories.

By Kevin Dennehy GPS World Contributor University teams will go head-to-head in a two-year autonomous race car competition to test new software and other self-driving technologies at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.... Read more»

TomTom highlights autonomous vehicle push Posted on 18 Nov 2019 in the Featured Stories & From the Magazine & Transportation categories.

To grab a larger piece of the burgeoning connected and autonomous vehicle markets, digital mapmaker TomTom launched its self-driving test vehicle and is integrating navigation and diagnostic capabilities in the... Read more»

Sony sensors not just for robot puppy Posted on 07 Oct 2019 in the Featured Stories & From the Magazine & Transportation categories.

The importance of sensors, whether they be incorporated in cute dog robots or autonomous vehicles, is gaining more traction. At September’s Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association (CEDIA) Expo, Sony... Read more»

Indoor location, data see growth at MWC Posted on 06 Apr 2017 in the Featured Stories & Mobile categories.

By Kevin Dennehy Contributing Editor for LBS The big takeaway from this year’s Mobile World Congress was the interest in location data from a growing number of vendors. Although still... Read more»

GNSS plays prominent role at Mobile World Congress Posted on 05 Mar 2017 in the Featured Stories & Mobile & Opinions categories.

Global navigation satellite system (GNSS) technology found its way into products ranging from autonomous vehicles to wearables at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. One company says it... Read more»

Location technologies prominently featured at MWC Posted on 18 Mar 2016 in the Mobile & Opinions categories.

When more than 50 companies ask for interviews during the Mobile World Congress, which has grown to more than 100,000 attendees, you have to jot down what the product, service... Read more»

MWC not an auto show, but gaining importance Posted on 14 Mar 2016 in the Featured Stories & Opinions & Transportation categories.

BARCELONA, Spain — Most attendees at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) wouldn’t mistake the huge mobile phone show to be a gathering of auto manufacturers and their suppliers. However, the... Read more»

German automakers complete HERE acquisition Posted on 30 Dec 2015 in the Mobile & Opinions categories.

In what was 2015’s largest location-industry deal, three German luxury auto manufacturers completed the purchase of HERE. But that wasn’t the only recent acquisition as location-based services provider TeleCommunication Systems, or TCS, was bought by Comtech Telecommunication Corp. Both deals indicate the growing, and continued growth, of location services going forward into 2016. Read more»