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TruePosition Awarded Patent that Enables Advanced Mobile Phone Triggering


Tuesday, October 26, 2010

New technology is a critical part of the TruePosition Location Platform™

Berwyn, PA -- TruePosition, Inc., a leading provider of wireless location technologies and solutions and a subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has awarded TruePosition its latest patent called, "Advanced Triggers for Location-Based Service Applications in a Wireless Location System” (United States Patent Number 7,783,299 B2). Advanced triggers allow mobile network operators to quickly and easily offer new classes of mission-critical location-based safety and security solutions. By using passive probes, mobile network operators can set the TruePosition Location Platform™ to use any mobile phone network event or subscriber identity as a trigger for an immediate network-based wireless location.

This patented technology is a critical part of the TruePosition Location Platform, which is used for mission-critical location-based safety and security solutions.

“This patent will enable TruePosition to provide new features for our government and enterprise customers worldwide,” noted Stephen Stuut, Chief Executive Officer for TruePosition. “It is very comprehensive in its scope and it is strategically important for TruePosition.”

“TruePosition owns significant intellectual property that is uniquely suited for mission-critical safety and security applications,” stated Frederic Beckley, Executive Vice President of Business Development and General Counsel for TruePosition. “This new patent helps to further reinforce TruePosition as a global leader in this field.”

About TruePosition

TruePosition (www.trueposition.com) is the global leader in location determination and intelligence solutions that help protect citizens, combat crime, and save lives. TruePosition U-TDOA is a location technology that can accurately and reliably locate any mobile phone in any environment, where other location technologies such as A-GPS cannot. This makes TruePosition U-TDOA uniquely suited to meet the mission-critical location-based safety and security requirements of enterprises and government agencies. These solutions include future-proof technologies, innovative applications, and comprehensive networking and systems services. TruePosition has more patents, technical expertise, and operational experience in wireless location than any other company in the world. Every day more than 100 million people depend on location services supported by TruePosition technology. TruePosition is owned by Liberty Media Corporation.



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