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TCS to integrate Location Toolkit
Executive Business Review - September 22, 2014
TeleCommunication Systems said it plans to lend its navigation and automotive telematics experience to Dallas-based AT&T’s connected car initiative. Read whole story…

CTIA SMW Features Large Connected Car Presence
GPS World - September 18, 2014
CTIA’s Super Mobility Week featured machine-to-machine technology, connected vehicle vendors, and a few location-based services companies. Read whole story…

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TeleCommunication Systems to Provide Navigation Solution for AT&T Drive Studio
Connect World - September 9, 2014
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure wireless communication technology, today announced that it is providing its navigation solution for AT&T Drive Studio. Read whole story…

AT&T's connected car tech now delivers weather, radio and parking help - September 5, 2014
If you're frustrated that many cars still don't have internet-savvy software built-in, take heart: AT&T just gave its Drive connected car platform a big boost with the addition of six big-name apps. Read whole story…

Global Indoor Positioning and Indoor Navigation (IPIN) Market 2014-2018
engadget - September 2, 2014
Reportstack, provider of premium market research reports announces the addition of Global Indoor Positioning and Indoor Navigation (IPIN) Market 2014-2018 market report to its offering About IPIN Technology In a scenario where people spend more than 80 percent of their time indoors or inside closed establishments, it is very important to have a technology that can help them navigate within large buildings. Read whole story…

Discussion on Beacon Technology with Jay Whitehurst
CMO on-line by Adobe - August 29, 2014
Beacons—those little devices that send signals to Bluetooth-enabled technology, such as smartphones, when a shopper is within its range—hold the potential to change the way brands from all industries connect with consumers. Read whole story…

TCS, Cellfind to fast-track LBS
IT On-Line - November 13, 2013
TCS and Cellfind are jointly providing solutions for mobile network operators (MNOs) in Africa to quickly and cost-effectively deploy location-based services (LBS) that drive new revenue streams and enhance subscriber loyalty. Read whole story…


Reader Forum: SMS is helping to grow revenue, support new uses in unexpected ways
RCR Wireless - November 11, 2013
Unlocking Value - SMS is the New Black. TCS, who delivers 2B messages daily, discusses new uses and revenue growth opportunities for messaging.  Read whole story…


Best Practices for Wireless Emergency Alerts
Telecom Reseller - October 24, 2013
TCS Product Marketing Manager Rick Ruth discusses CMAS best practices. Read whole story…


TeleCommunication Systems Deploys Award-Winning Locator Applications with Claro Central America
The Wall Street Journal - October 16, 2013
TCS Family LocatorTM and TCS Workforce LocatorTM applications have been deployed for wireless subscribers of Claro, a subsidiary of America Movil, S.A.B. de C.V. Read whole story…


TeleCommunication Systems Introduces Secure Enterprise Messaging Center
TMCnet - May 21, 2013
TCS has announced its Secure Enterprise Messaging Center, an integrated two-way messaging service that enables secure, streamlined communication via email, pager and text with employees, customers and partners. Read whole story…


2013 MWC: Spotlight on TCS
RCR Wireless - March 10, 2013
RCR Wireless interviews Jay Whitehurst, TCS Senior Vice President, Commercial Software Group, on Location ToolKitTM, TCS' partnership with Cellcrypt, and the other news announced at the 2013 Mobile World Congress. Read whole story…


TCS Launches Cloud Messaging Service
Mobile World Daily - February 27, 2013 (NOTE: Scroll to page 6 to view article)
TCS has introduced its Cloud Messaging Service, which delivers short message service (SMS) messages over 2G, 3G and LTE networks. Read whole story…


Cellcrypt Partners with TeleCommunication Systems on Secure Mobile Cloud Comms
Advance - February 26, 2013
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. and Cellcrypt announced a partnership to deliver secure mobile communication solutions for enterprise and government customers. Read whole story…


Embedded M2M Solutions - TeleCommunication's Embedded TeleCommunication Systems Introduces Location ToolKit
Mobile World Daily - February 25, 2013  (NOTE: Scroll to page 10 to view article)
TCS has introduced Location ToolKit™, a suite of development kits designed to enrich mobile products and applications with advanced navigation and location features. NOTE: Scroll to page 10 to view article. Read whole story…


TeleCommunication Systems Expands Location-Based Services in the Cloud and in the Network
Directions Magazine - February 25, 2013
TCS' Location-Based Services (LBS) solution for hosted in-the-cloud and in-network implementation is now available. Read whole story…


TeleCommunication Systems Partners with Cellfind to Offer Location-Based Services Solution in Africa
Middle East North Africa Financial Network - February 22, 2013
TCS and Johannesburg, South Africa-based Cellfind (Pty) Ltd, South Africa's leading location-based mobile services provider, today announced a partnership agreement. Read whole story…


TeleCommunication Systems Expands into ME
Trade Arabia - February 5, 2013
TCS has announced its expansion into the Middle East region. Read whole story…


Embedded M2M Solutions - TeleCommunication's Embedded Navigation, Maps and Software Components Comprise New BlackBerry 10 OS
Embedded M2M Solutions - February 4, 2012
Michael Guta discusses TCS' map, local search, location services and navigation application, along with software components, being included in the new BlackBerry® 10 platform. Read whole story…


BlackBerry Chooses Navigation Provider
Mobile Enterprise - February 4, 2013
TCS has been chosen to provide its map, local search, location services and navigation application for the new BlackBerry 10 platform. Read whole story…


TeleCommunication Systems African Ambition
BusinessTech - December 8, 2012
BusinessTech speaks with TCS Group VP of Location Products, Joe Hannan, about TCS recent African office opening, and the company's plans for the continent. Read whole story…


Navigating the Smartphone Learning Curve
John Day's Automotive Electronics News - December 4, 2012
John Day of John Day's Automotive Electronics News talks about VZ Navigator. Read whole story…


TeleCommunication Systems' Xypoint Location Platform to Deliver Location-Based Services for nTelos Wireless' Customers
Satellite Spotlight - November 27, 2012
TCS' Xypoint Location Platform (XLP) will supply the necessary mobile Location-Based Services (LBS) infrastructure to nTelos wireless. Read whole story…


TeleCommunication Systems Announces New African Sales Office
Reuters - November 2, 2012
TCS has opened a new sales office located in Johannesburg, South Africa. This office will be the focal point of the company's marketing and sales activities throughout Africa. Read whole story…


An App for Secure Phone Comms - On Site with TeleCommunication Systems
Deep Dive Intelligence - August 31, 2012
Deep Dive Intelligence's Ben Ianotta dropped by TCS to learn more about TCS' secure communications offerings. Read whole story…


Mobile phone vendor selects TCS for navigation platform for LBS
Telecom Lead - July 27, 2012
A global phone manufacturer has selected TCS to utilize its navigation platform for their devices. Read whole story…


Bring Your Own Devices
Defense News - June 28, 2012
Keith Bhatia, vice president of business development for TCS' Commercial Software Group, comments on how security technologies must be integrated if employees are to use their personal smartphones for work. Read whole story…


TCS Partners with Locaid
GPS Business News - May 10, 2012
GPS Business News explores how the TCS - Locaid announcment will help wireless operators monetize their LBS infrastructure. Read whole story…


TCS To Use HopStop Public Transportation Routing
GPS Business News - May 9, 2012
TCS has selected HopStop to offer transit routing within its mobile navigation solution. Read whole story…


TeleCommunication Systems Selects Locaid as Location-as-a-Service Partner
GPS World - May 9, 2012
Locaid and TCS have announced that TCS’ portfolio of mobile location-based products and services (LBS) will now incorporate Locaid’s location-as-a-service capabilities. Read whole story…


TCS Apps Add HopStop Transportation Info
NetNewsCheck - May 9, 2012
NetNewsCheck covers how the TCS - HopStop partnership enables TCS to deliver comprehensive multi-modal solutions in the mapping industry. Read whole story…


TeleCommunication Systems Introduces Cross-Carrier NAVBuilder® Development Platform
Marketwatch - May 4, 2012
TCS has announced new enhancements to its NAVBuilder® Software Development Kit (SDK). Read whole story…


As Navigation Looks Indoors, New Uses Appear
PC World – March 23, 2012
Brian Salisbury, director of business development for TCS' Navigation and Telematics group, discusses how indoor location would be most useful as part of a larger search and navigation system at the recent GPS-Wireless conference. Read whole story…


Continued Growth of Connected Vehicle and M2M Highlighted at MWC
GPS World – March 14, 2012
GPS world recaps 2012 Mobile World Congress, including TCS’ announcement of their Family Locator functionality extending to the Connected Car. Read whole story…


TCS enhances TCS Workforce Locator
Telecom Paper – February 29, 2012
TCS has enhanced its TCS Workforce Locator mobile resource management service, introducing delegation capacities and extending coverage beyond handsets to data cards and any device with a SIM card, including mobile Wi-Fi hotspots and tablets. Read whole story…


TeleCommunication Systems Introduces New TCS Family Locator(TM) Mobile Applications
Mobility Techzone – February 28, 2012
TCS announced the availability of TCS Family Locator™ mobile applications for Android and iPhone. Read whole story...


TeleCommunication Systems and Telefónica Enter Partnership to Provide Navigation Services in Latin America
Reuters – February 27, 2012
TCS and Telefonica, one of the world's largest telecommunications network operators, today jointly announced a partnership for TCS to provide navigation services for Telefonica subscribers throughout Latin America. Read whole story...


TeleCommunication Systems Announces International Availability of Turnkey Standards-Based Mobile Alerts Solution
Yahoo! Finance – February 27, 2012
TCS today announced the international availability of its turnkey standards-based Mobile Alerts Solution that enables the origination and delivery of geo-targeted emergency alerts over multiple technologies through the use of mobile broadcast technology. Read whole story...


TeleCommunication Systems Unveils Secure the EdgeTM Portfolio: Secure Location and Secure Mobile Alerts
USA Today – February 27, 2012
TCS has introduced Secure Location and Secure Mobile Alerts from its Secure the Edge portfolio, an integrated suite of mobile security applications and services for authentication, verification, notification and compliance to connect, secure and manage mobile device communication over mobile broadband networks. Read whole story...


TCS to supply hybrid navigation services for QNX Car 2 app
Telecom Paper - January 11, 2012
TeleCommunication Systems (TCS) will supply advanced hybrid navigation services connecting the car and mobile devices - including dynamic turn-by-turn navigation, mapping with virtual cities including 3D models, and destination search - for the QNX Car 2 application platform. Read whole story...


¿Cómo pueden los operadores proteger sus ingresos de SMS del ataque de proveedores como WhatsApp? - January 9, 2012
Elliott Hamilton, TCS’ Senior Director of Strategic Planning, explains that the inherent benefits of SMS messaging are what operators should emphasize to combat the competition. (NOTE: Story is in Spanish only) Read whole story...


Cricket Communications Signs LBS Infrastructure Contract with TeleCommunication Systems
Fixed Mobile Convergence - November 30, 2011
Cricket Communications will be leveraging TCS' management of hardware, software, installation, scalability, maintenance and operation to provide location information into location-based applications for its customers, while avoiding operational and logistical burdens. Read whole story…


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