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Follow that turkey! GPS provides a new view into the secret lives of wild gobblers.

GPS tracking is giving us a revealing peek into wild turkeys’ sex lives, defense mechanisms, and more. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.onearth.org Happy Thanksgiving. I tucked into a little turkey a couple of nights ago although we don’t actually celebrate … Continue reading

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Police to put up huge fences at scenes of motorway crashes to stop rubberneckers causing traffic jams

The Government has purchased 3,000 screens to prevent curious motorists from staring at motorway accident scenes. The purchase of the two metre high screens cost £2.3 million. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.dailymail.co.uk I love that they are doing this in … Continue reading

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Fort Smith Tourism App Ready To Download – Times Record

Times Record Fort Smith Tourism App Ready To Download Times Record Image Courtesy Fort Smith Convention & Visitors Bureau A mobile app for both iPhones and Android smartphones and tablets is now available from the Fort Smith Convention & Visitors… … Continue reading

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Digital radio, GPS upgrades improve Lee schools’ bus fleet – The News-Press

Lee schools’ upgraded to a digital radio and GPS system, improving communication and streamlining how the fleet is tracked. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.news-press.com I look forward to the day when stories like this are no longer newsworthy, when every … Continue reading

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The Most Important Missing Apple, Google Maps App Feature On The Road … – MediaPost Communications

The Most Important Missing Apple, Google Maps App Feature On The Road … Source: http://www.mediapost.com I was surprised to read this, given that so many people are using these apps for navigation today. My main device remains the TomTom which … Continue reading

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Apple is quietly making its move to own in-store digital tracking

Apple is changing how location sharing works on iPhones, and the changes may help it solidify control over the burgeoning in-store tracking and retail analytics industry. Source: digiday.com Can someone explain this to me a bit? I’m trying to understand … Continue reading

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17 Interesting and amazing maps to learn from

Maps that will change the way you see the world! (RT @FoodPornsx: RT @World: 15 Maps that will blow your mind: http://t.co/lfGb4mS8zj) Source: facts.fm I love these maps. A really interesting one is the highest paid profession in each state … Continue reading

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