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Technavio Announces Top Six Vendors in the Enterprise Indoor Location-based Services (LBS) Market in the US for ...

Business Wire (press release) - ‎May 4, 2016‎
The enterprise indoor LBS market in the US is highly competitive and consists of numerous stakeholders such as LBS device providers, map providers, location-based advertisers, platform providers, application developers, mobile operators, location-aware ...
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Location-based threats: How cybercriminals target you based on where you live

Naked Security (blog) - ‎May 3, 2016‎
Geo-malware Much like legitimate businesses, cybercriminal enterprises have to be dynamic - standing still means falling behind. A significant example of how cybercriminals are evolving is the growing trend of location-based targeting, through what we ...

Most Smartphone Owners Use Location-Based Services

eMarketer - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
Nine in 10 US smartphone owners use location services on their phone, according to data from Pew Research Center. Still, there is significant room for growth.
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Researchers create imaginary mobile devices to deceive Waze, other location-based apps

SC Magazine - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Researchers from the University of California, Santa Barbara have uncovered a hacking technique that could allow bad actors to sabotage location-based mobile apps - including the maps and navigation app Waze - by simulating large number of mobile ...

US (Location Based Services) LBS Market Is Expected to Rise at a CAGR of 30.03% over 2016-2020

Digital Journal - ‎3 hours ago‎
The location of such devices is determined by localization, which considers the user's browsing activities related to navigation, lifestyle, shopping, social networking, public transportation, utilities, and games.

We Spy a New Marketing Trend -- Location-Based Marketing

Business 2 Community - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
Similar to how bellbottoms made their way back in style, location-based marketing is back on the rise. As in the times before digital marketing, consumers were targeted based on location.

Location-based services (LBS) system industry market trends to 2021 illuminated by new report

WhaTech - ‎May 3, 2016‎
The Global Location-based Services (LBS) System Industry Report 2016 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Location-based Services (LBS) System industry. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including ...
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Airports and Airlines Using Beacon Tech to Send Location-Based Messages to Travelers

Samsung Business Insights (blog) - ‎May 3, 2016‎
Have you ever wished that your airline or airport could deliver a personal message to you to let you know of seat changes, gate changes or delays?

Feature – HERE and Now: Location Based Marketing and High Definition Mapping (press release) - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
It is likely that Amazon has other motives as well, ones that relate to the growing importance of GIS, mapping, and location based services. Location and relationship are two of the latest marketing buzzwords, and with good reason. Knowing a customer's ...

A Unique Tool To Create Location Based Apps by an Unusual Team

prMac (press release) - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
[] Mamaroneck, New York - Journey Interactive today proudly announces the release of Journey Creator 1.0 for iOS, an app that is both a creation tool and a viewer.

Mobile advertisers want to know exactly where you are. This company tells them.

Re/code - ‎10 hours ago‎
XAd, a seven-year-old firm that provides mobile location data to retail marketers, says it's bucking the trend. The New York-based private shop claims today that it has clocked 100 percent annual growth, as of the first quarter, and a run rate of $250 ...

Introducing Location Based Job Hunting Site - Pathway Jobs

Newswire - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
According to the founder of Pathway Jobs (, John O'Toole, his inspiration for the site was based on wanting to provide a map-based search tool for job hunters.

Report explores the Location-based services (LBS) system industry capacity, production, revenue, price, cost, gross ...

WhaTech - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
The United States Location-based Services (LBS) System Industry 2016 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Location-based Services (LBS) System industry. The report provides a basic overview of the ...

Report explores the location-based services (LBS) system industry of the United States market 2016

WhaTech - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
The Location-based Services (LBS) System market analysis is provided for the United States markets including development trends, competitive landscape analysis, and key regions development status.
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Launcher lets you create iOS widgets that display or hide based on day, time or location

TechCrunch - ‎31 minutes ago‎
You may remember Launcher as the once-banned iOS widget which Apple booted from the App Store after its approval, then months later allowed back in.

Tangible IP Announces Completed Sale of Location-Based Social Networking Patent Portfolio

Virtual-Strategy Magazine - ‎May 1, 2016‎
Around 2006, years before the rise of location-based services, he came up with the underlying idea of using location-based preferences when filtering searches for individuals. Today, most social networks have embraced his approach when pairing ...

New wi-fi-based network keeps Facebook servers at bay

The Stack - ‎May 4, 2016‎
Mobile platforms for OSNs have grown in popularity because they include simple, immediate access and special features such as Location-Based Services (LBS). The LBS facet for example, allows convenience for users' social activities, and can also easily ...

Location, Location, Location

MediaPost Communications - ‎May 4, 2016‎
An estimate based on Pew's finding and eMarketer's 2015 smartphone user estimates that 90% equates to 153 million. This group, like smartphone users as a whole, are likely to rely on apps, many of which request access to the devices' location services.

Locals, Knox Council argue over location of new public toilet in Alchester Village, Boronia

Herald Sun - ‎5 hours ago‎
Knox Council announced $930,000 in its 2015-16 budget to build five new toilet blocks in Knox, including spending up to $100,000 on one at Alchester Village - but it has been unable to find a suitable location for it. At a recent council meeting, a ...
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Apple Takes Another Step Into The Enterprise With SAP Partnership

Forbes - ‎1 hour ago‎
These include, but are not limited to: enhanced security and identification with TouchID, alerts and notifications, location-based services, and additional ad-hoc communication services to help end-users to be more productive. This partnership could ...