Tag Archives: iPhone

Google Maps offers offline option when Internet is spotty – Washington Times

Google Maps is getting disconnected. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.washingtontimes.com It’s about time they did this, although it’s easy to understand why they don’t want you to be offline, because their fundamental aim is to sell location based advertising. I … Continue reading

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GPS turns 20 years old this week – 9NEWS.com

Today GPS is enabling us to have discussions about driverless and autonomous cars, about drones and prepare for technologies we haven’t even thought of. It is creating new jobs and products that don’t even have names yet, but could be commonplace in 2-5 years. Continue reading

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Six Navigation Features To Look For In Your Next Car – Forbes

How would you feel if you bought a nice VW Golf and found that the mobile mount only supports an iPhone 4? Continue reading

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Internet of Things will change everything – Mobile Industry Review

The Internet of Things will have a profound impact on the way we communicate and live our everyday lives. But just what is it and what can it do for us? Source: http://www.mobileindustryreview.com The Internet of Things or IoT has … Continue reading

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Privacy Protections Unite Carmakers – Sci-Tech Today

Nineteen automakers accounting for most of the passenger cars and trucks sold in the U.S. have signed onto a set of principles they say will protect motorists’ privacy in an increasingly digital era. Source: http://www.sci-tech-today.com It’s interesting how information pops … Continue reading

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Cut the cord: Four wireless options for turning your car into a tech-savvy cabin – New York Daily News

New York Daily News Cut the cord: Four wireless options for turning your car into a tech-savvy cabin New York Daily News In other words, if you enjoy being able to search for subway directions with ease and speed, you’ll … Continue reading

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The race to go online in your car – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk The race to go online in your car Telegraph.co.uk Many motorists also use them for navigation and listening to music, and smartphones will become even more useful in a few months when Apple CarPlay and Google’s Android Auto systems… … Continue reading

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Foursquare tracks where you are even when the app is closed – Washington Post

Foursquare tracks where you are even when the app is closed Washington Post The all-new version of Foursquare, announced Wednesday, “learns what you like, leads you to places you’ll love,” and tracks your every movement even when the app is … Continue reading

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Foursquare: maps designed for functionality | Mapbox

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Foursquare users will notice a cool web update today: beautiful new maps, using a totally custom style we designed in collaboration with an amazing team at Foursquare. In addition to being designed around … Continue reading

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Sticker shock: Why cars now cost more – U-T San Diego

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Sticker shock: Why cars now cost more U-T San Diego “The technology is such that a great majority of cars going out have navigation systems, and many of our cars here come standard … Continue reading

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