Monthly Archives: May 2014

The New Math of Subways

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere New software can take simple data and infer exactly what’s going on across a transportation system. (But for tourism….. Luigi Cappel‘s insight: This is very cool and very timely especially with events like … Continue reading

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10 writing tips from renowned authors

See on Scoop.it – Creating Great Blogs Gifted writers such as Kurt Vonnegut and Anton Chekhov worked according to certain tenets of the craft. Here are some favorites. Luigi Cappel‘s insight: This is a wonderful collection of clear and simple … Continue reading

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Google helps out cyclists by adding elevation data to Maps bike routes

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Google has quietly begun adding elevation data for bike routes listed on Google Maps. TechCrunch first spotted the new elevation profiles, and the company has since confirmed it’s taking new steps… Luigi Cappel‘s … Continue reading

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Cops take down drugstore robber carrying GPS-tagged pill bottle – New York News – myfoxny.com

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere New York Daily News Cops take down drugstore robber carrying GPS-tagged pill bottle – New York News myfoxny.com The NYPD has been using the GPS-enabled bait bottles for more than a year. Luigi … Continue reading

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Google Glass Users Can Now Get Three New Travel Apps – eWeek

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere eWeek Google Glass Users Can Now Get Three New Travel Apps eWeek Glass customers have been telling Google that they like using their devices when traveling, so Google has added three new Glassware … Continue reading

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Swarm Makes Foursquare Meetups Simpler on iOS and Android – PC Magazine

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Swarm Makes Foursquare Meetups Simpler on iOS and Android PC Magazine Foursquare has been one of the most popular location-aware social apps on mobile devices for years now, but the company is trying … Continue reading

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Google hopes test drives steer Americans to embrace its robot cars – Reuters

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Fast Company Google hopes test drives steer Americans to embrace its robot cars Reuters The demonstrations, along with a morning of press briefings by Google managers developing the technology, marked the company’s most … Continue reading

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New York State of Mind: Cuomo Unveils New State Tourism Campaign – TravelPulse

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere LongIsland.com New York State of Mind: Cuomo Unveils New State Tourism Campaign TravelPulse This includes thousands of new road signs, new mass transit and airport advertising, and new tourism apps announced at the … Continue reading

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Swarm, Foursquare’s New App for Check-Ins and Friends, Is Now Available … – WebProNews

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere TechHive Swarm, Foursquare’s New App for Check-Ins and Friends, Is Now Available … Luigi Cappel‘s insight: I’ve mentioned Swarm previously, but it looks like the launch was done by geography because I couldn’t … Continue reading

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What Language Does Your State Speak?

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Last month, I wrote about the fun and the pitfalls of viral maps, a feature that included 88 super-simple maps of my own creation. Luigi Cappel‘s insight: I’ve done a lot of work … Continue reading

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