Monthly Archives: June 2015

To catch a Thief: GPS tracking device results in arrests – Porterville Recorder

TULARE – Three area residents were arrested after Tulare County Sheriff’s deputies attached a GPS tracking device to a motorcycle that was stolen and hidden in a walnut orchard near Tulare. Sourced through from: I read stories about … Continue reading

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Why people speed in passing lanes – Hanlon’s Law

OPINION: You’re stuck behind a car. You get to the passing lane. Then they speed up. Why? Sourced through from: I hadn’t heard of Hanlon’s Law before, but it certainly gels with what I see and what we … Continue reading

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Tracking a cell phone location – iPhone GPS Tracker Click the link and get the 15% discount that Highster Mobile is having for it’s mobile spy app. Best Mobile Tracker – Powerful cell phone … Sourced through from: It’s very clear by the way this advertisement … Continue reading

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When Maps Lie – CityLab

Tips from a geographer who’s seen it all. Sourced through from: This is a really good detailed article, and if you want an in-depth understanding of  the world of maps,  think it’s a good read. It highlights a … Continue reading

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Legacy Way tunnel opening an integral part of solving Brisbane traffic congestion, says Lord Mayor

LEGACY Way’s $1.5 billion price tag will be justified or crucified on whether it can ease the peak hour crush for Brisbane thoroughfares such as Milton Rd, when it is put to the test for the first time this morning. … Continue reading

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HERE expands its leading real-time traffic coverage to 50 countries, includes car park availability and gas prices

HERE, a Nokia company, today announced that it is expanding its real-time traffic service to 50 countries, from the current 44. For more. Sourced through from: I don’t know whether its because Nokia has HERE for sale or … Continue reading

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ETSI – CEN and ETSI deliver first set of standards for Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS)

Joint news release from ETSI and CEN, CEN and ETSI deliver first set of standards for Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS) Sourced through from: I don’t know how close the European cooperatives and the rest of the world, … Continue reading

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Android Auto: the ultimate guide to Google navigation in the car

We test drive Google Maps in the car with an Android Sourced through from: I guess it’s better than the Volkswagen Golf that came with a socket for your iPhone 4. The story says with all you have … Continue reading

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N.Y. State Senator Proposes Using GPS Implants To Track Violent Convicts – CBS Local

It’s high-tech and certainly controversial, but with the two prisoners from the Clinton Correctional Facility still on the lam an upstate senator says one way to track future escapees is to microchip them. Sourced through from: If you … Continue reading

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BusTracker integrates GPS tracking of more than 1200 buses for a better travel … – (press release)

Greyhound Launches New Tool to Help Travelers Track Real-Time Location of Their Bus Sourced through from: Now we’re talking! Getting from A-B is not just about arriving. It’s a journey made up of experiences. The choice of bus … Continue reading

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