Archive for December, 2016

Implantable mobile phones and other breakthroughs for 2017 – NEWS.com.au


NEWS.com.au

Implantable mobile phones and other breakthroughs for 2017
NEWS.com.au
Chartered Accountant Anna Wright, who is visually impaired herself, says current GPS systems are not that useful because they are only accurate to within 5-7 metres outside and worse inside a building “and that still means you could get hit by a bus”.

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Mobile Workforce: Optimize Your Business with Fleet Tracking and … – Consumer Electronics Net


Consumer Electronics Net

Mobile Workforce: Optimize Your Business with Fleet Tracking and ...
Consumer Electronics Net
Technology has made the task of managing a fleet enterprise a whole lot easier in recent years. GPS tracking devices have made it possible to track your ...

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Europe’s New Satellite System Will Improve Your Phone – MIT Technology Review


MIT Technology Review

Europe's New Satellite System Will Improve Your Phone
MIT Technology Review
The latest boon for navigation services: a new fleet of satellites is now available for public use.

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Cellphone use while driving may be blocked in the UK – Mobile Business Insights (blog)


Mobile Business Insights (blog)

Cellphone use while driving may be blocked in the UK
Mobile Business Insights (blog)
Early speculation says these measures may block sending and receiving calls and messages when a phone's GPS system detects a user is traveling faster than a certain speed, or manufacturers may opt to build a voluntary “safe-driving mode” similar to the ...

Europe launches highly accurate Galileo global-positioning system – Digital Trends


Digital Trends

Europe launches highly accurate Galileo global-positioning system
Digital Trends
The Global Positioning System, or GPS, is pretty much indispensable these days. Phones, tablets, self-driving cars, and drones depend on a network of geostationary satellites high above the earth's atmosphere to triangulate their location. But despite ...
Galileo Initial ServicesEU News
Galileo navigation satellite system goes liveDeutsche Welle

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Qurius Beta Preview: GPS’d Godus on Mobile – DroidGamers (blog)


Qurius Beta Preview: GPS'd Godus on Mobile
DroidGamers (blog)
Qurius is an interesting title. While still in beta, it offers a new take on the god-like creation games out there. Qurius actually uses your location and GPS systems to translate your actual weather to in game actions. In Qurius, you are tasked with ...

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