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Location Based Services Part 5: Where are Location services going?

February 10, 2009 by · 3 Comments 

<Image by Getty Images via Daylife> Revolutions rarely happen over night. Most of the time they are a series of events that culminate with some drastic change to the status quo that is only really understood after the fact as analyzed by subsequent generations. An easy example, technologically, is how mobile phones changed our lives […]

Early thoughts on Google Latitude

February 6, 2009 by · 1 Comment 

I like Google Latitude so far, but I am a little afraid of how privacy is being implemented right now. Currently, you can set automatic updates based on your phone’s triangulation or GPS, manual updates (which means you have to remember to change them), and lastly, no sharing (hide). On the individual friend level, you […]

Sharing your location with Firepin

October 13, 2008 by · 5 Comments 

If you have an iPhone 3G and want to share your location with people, check out the app called Firepin on appstore. It does an excellent job of displaying and then updating your location while keeping registration dead simple. I’ve used GPS tracker to do this as well, and this is far simpler. As per […]