Monthly Archives: July 2014

Google Maps Challenges Foursquare: This Week in Google #260

Google Maps challenges Foursquare with new Explore feature on Android and iOS. For the full episode, go to http://twit.tv/twig/260. Source: http://www.youtube.com Something more to try. Google should have some great insights into what’s around me. Look forward to checking it … Continue reading

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5 travel apps & websites that bring responsible tourism alive

WRTD Five travel apps & websites that bring responsible travel alive by enriching traveller experiences and building better relationships with brands (#HappyHumpDay! Responsible #Tourism communication can be inspiring & engaging (incl. Source: blog.wtmresponsibletourism.com I’ve got 5 travel apps blogs coming … Continue reading

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NPR launches new ‘NPR One’ mobile app for curating public radio news – VentureBeat

VentureBeat NPR launches new ‘NPR One’ mobile app for curating public radio news VentureBeat With most of the world turning to mobile devices to listen to music and other audio content, NPR has rolled out a new “NPR One” app … Continue reading

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Review: Google’s Ingress makes every day a battle – Irish Independent

Review: Google’s Ingress makes every day a battle Irish Independent My first ten minutes playing the game were horribly confusing. There’s a lot going on and because so many elements are location based, you can’t instantly perform all the actions. … Continue reading

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NT to shift public servants out of Darwin to ease traffic congestion – Yahoo!7 News

Yahoo!7 News NT to shift public servants out of Darwin to ease traffic congestion Yahoo! Source: au.news.yahoo.com This is a very interesting intervention. I have heard of companies moving their office to make the company more efficient where traffic congestion … Continue reading

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South Carolina Department of Natural Resources starts GPS tracking system for … – WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

South Carolina Department of Natural Resources starts GPS tracking system for … WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC In an attempt to reduce the amount of encounters between bears and people, SCDNR researchers have created a GPS tracking system. … Continue reading

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FEMA gets Keys input into new flood maps used to set insurance premiums – Florida Keys Keynoter

Florida Keys Keynoter FEMA gets Keys input into new flood maps used to set insurance premiums Florida Keys Keynoter “The old maps tell you whether you’re in [a flood zone] or out,” said project manager Mark Vieira, a FEMA engineer. … Continue reading

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