The company's technology is now a feature of Android and iOS and the subject of a suit against Google. But Ted Morgan sees opportunity in new markets and Skyhook's patent portfolio.
CEO of the geolocation company says Wi-Fi is what you need to get your bearings fast, but GPS has a few uses too.
Google has been accused of forcing Motorola to drop Skyhook's mapping technology for its own, as well as violating patents held by Skyhook.
Skyhook's hybrid Wi-Fi/GPS location technology will soon be used in Texas Instruments chips for mobile devices to get more accurate location information.
Skyhook Wireless adds GPS to its geolocation technology so useres can get accurate location information whereever they are.
Apple: submit WiFi location information to Skyhook
Skyhook says: Who needs GPS?
Google and Skyhook Wireless may have records of the physical location of your computers or mobile devices, CNET has learned.
Microsoft collects and publishes the locations of laptops, phones, and other Wi-Fi devices without taking the privacy precautions that Google and Skyhook Wireless have, CNET has learned.