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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 ...

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.

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.

Facebook Marketplace Tab Allows Quick Access To Location-Based Selling And Shopping

International Business Times - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
The social network is testing a feature that allows users to sell and search for items based on location and is giving it a premium slot on the mobile app, according to a post from Joshua Decker, CEO of social media discovery site Tagboard, on the site ...

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.

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.

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Completes Installation on a $2.2 Million Order to Provide Location-Based ...

Business Wire (press release) - ‎Apr 19, 2016‎
“Comtech has over two decades of experience in the location-based services market delivering innovative advanced communication solutions to wireless operators that are designed to help them attract new customers, enhance revenue streams as well as ...

Comtech Telecommunications Completes Installation on a $2.2 Mln Order to Provide Location-Based Solutions ...

Sonoran Weekly Review - ‎Apr 19, 2016‎
Comtech Telecommunications (NASDAQ:CMTL) shares rose after the company said its unit TeleCommunication Systems (TSYS) completed installation on a contract totaling about $2.2 million to provide location-based services to a Southeast Asian mobile ...

How Snapchat paves the way for future of location marketing

CIO - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Snapchat's unique approach to location already earned the company legions of geo-fanatics, thanks to its quirky location-based filters that augment images or video, as well as it "live stories," which are only available within specific regions or at ...

This map reveals the cleanest vehicles based on location

Autoblog (blog) - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
CMU researchers have compiled information about the lifecycle greenhouse gas emissions of various EVs based on where they're charged, as compared to gasoline-powered vehicles.

Plugging Location Data Gaps in APAC

ExchangeWire (blog) - ‎Apr 20, 2016‎
With increasing emphasis on data-driven campaigns, more brands are looking to location-based data to improve their product marketing efforts and gain a better understanding of their targeted audience.
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Pitney Bowes Launches Developer Hub to Spark New Innovations with its Location Intelligence Solutions

Business Wire (press release) - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
FABRIQ, a Boulder Colorado-based company has used Location Intelligence APIs from Pitney Bowes to enhance and augment their safety-as-a-service platform.

Sprooki Integrates Micello Maps in Their Location-Based mCommerce Platform

PR Web (press release) - ‎Apr 19, 2016‎
Headquartered in Singapore, Sprooki provides a location-based mobile engagement and commerce platform to Asia's largest shopping malls and retailers.

2006: a space oddity – the great Pluto debate

The Guardian - ‎5 minutes ago‎
“Mike Brown and some other people who for some reason would like to manage the number of planets to be small use a location-based definition, which is about what has cleared its zone. But it's a very poor scientific concept. I'll tell you why.” He says ...

Philips Expands Indoor Positioning Portfolio with New LED Linear Suspended Luminaire

LEDinside - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Upon downloading and switching on a retailer's app, shoppers can access location-based services, for example, to plot the optimum route through the store to get items on their shopping list or to access product information or special offers and discounts.

Practical VGR

Quality Magazine - ‎3 hours ago‎
Furthermore, algorithmically, VGR often is a location task, not a measurement or fine feature differentiation task. The types of “overdetermined” algorithms that do location based upon many edges or points (e.g. pattern matching or blob centroid ...

New Pokemon Go Beta Footage Emerges, Watch It Here

GameSpot - ‎13 hours ago‎
Someone in the Australian Pokemon Go beta testing program has uploaded some footage from the highly anticipated upcoming free-to-play mobile game.