Category Archives: The Location Guru

Why restaurants need a hyper-local influencer marketing strategy

The founders of Pizza Pilgrims know a thing or two about influencer marketing. Sourced through Scoop.it from: econsultancy.com I was so frustrated with Foursquare, I was an ambassador but they wouldn’t let people manage multiple clients and the reality is … Continue reading

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Why “near me” is critically important for multi-location businesses

As searchers become increasingly mobile, hyper-local searches are on the rise — and multi-location businesses stand to benefit the most. Sourced through Scoop.it from: searchengineland.com Are you missing out on business? I’m going to keep this one really simple. Go … Continue reading

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Dead batteries let offenders escape GPS monitoring – KING5.com

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Dead batteries let offenders escape GPS monitoring KING5.com The City of Fife agency that monitors about 90 offenders sentenced to electronic home monitoring was unable to detect violations by some of those convicted … Continue reading

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New App Tracks Your Family Like Fleet Cars

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Since the early days of GPS and the Internet, truckers and fleet managers have used new technologies to keep tabs on the vehicles they oversee. Now, those same tools can help individuals manage … Continue reading

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Vehicle tracking systems can be used to improve fleet safety beyond upcoming rule changes – GPS North America – GPS Tracking blog

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere stingThe Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is considering new regulations to help drivers stay within speed limits and curtail serious issues like obstructive sleep apnea. Luigi Cappel‘s insight: It’s interesting that they are … Continue reading

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4 Reasons why Sheriff Departments GPS ankle bracelet devices have limits and how to fix that

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Press-Enterprise INLAND ENFORCEMENT: GPS devices have limits Press-Enterprise Inland sheriffs’ departments and county probation offices use GPS ankle bracelets and other kinds of detection devices for people on probation or as an alternative … Continue reading

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7 Cool things that airlines could do with Google Glass that would add value

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Ever heard of an airline staff receiving and checking in a passenger at the counter using cutting-edge technology like Google Glass or a smartwatch? Yes, this is now a reality. The facility is … Continue reading

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