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Skyhook CEO undaunted by mobile giants

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.

By June 8, 2011


Skyhook sues Google over Motorola mapping deal

Google has been accused of forcing Motorola to drop Skyhook's mapping technology for its own, as well as violating patents held by Skyhook.

By September 15, 2010


Skyhook's love/hate relationship with GPS

CEO of the geolocation company says Wi-Fi is what you need to get your bearings fast, but GPS has a few uses too.

By July 8, 2009


Microsoft's Web map exposes phone, PC locations

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.

By July 29, 2011


Exclusive: Google's Web mapping can track your phone

Google and Skyhook Wireless may have records of the physical location of your computers or mobile devices, CNET has learned.

By June 15, 2011


Reporters' Roundtable 74: The location tracking dilemma

Apple, Google, Microsoft, TomTom, and other companies collect and store their users' location data in varying degrees. Why do they do this, and should you care? And if you do, what can you do about it? We discuss this today with CNET's Declan McCullagh as well as with Ted Morgan, the CEO of Skyhook Wireless.

By May 11, 2011


Skyhook teams up with Texas Instruments

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.

By February 16, 2009


Skyhook combines GPS and Wi-Fi for location

Skyhook Wireless adds GPS to its geolocation technology so useres can get accurate location information whereever they are.

By June 30, 2008


Apple: submit WiFi location information to Skyhook

Apple: submit WiFi location information to Skyhook

By March 12, 2008


Broadcom to use Wi-Fi positioning tech in chips

Chipmaker strikes a deal with Skyhook Wireless to use its Wi-Fi positioning technology in its chips for mobile devices.

By September 30, 2008