Tag Archives: LBS

6 Location-based Social Media Monitoring Tools : Social Media Examiner

Do you want to reach local customers on social media? This article shares six location-based monitoring tools to use for local social media marketing. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com Obviously this is about getting people to go to the conference … Continue reading

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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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Coca-Cola has taken a step closer to using beacons to turn location-based marketing on its head

It represents a major step toward Coke figuring out a role for beacons in its marketing mix, which is still shackled somewhat by its… Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.thedrum.com There’s no question that a combination of location based marketing with … Continue reading

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The New Roomba Actually Maps Where It’s Cleaned – Popular Mechanics

Popular Mechanics is a service magazine covering a variety of information on home improvement, automotive needs, electronics, computers, telecommunications, outdoors, fitness and science and technology. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.popularmechanics.com Not the usual sort of story that I cover but … Continue reading

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

Greyhound Launches New Tool to Help Travelers Track Real-Time Location of Their Bus Sourced through Scoop.it from: gisuser.com 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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Location Based App Opportunities with Domino’s hiring 3000 as it rolls out GPS tracking

Domino‚Äôs Pizza plans to recruit 3000 new delivery staff in Australia and New Zealand over the next six months as it rolls out GPS tracking of its drivers. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.theaustralian.com.au I had an idea years ago, which … Continue reading

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CES 2015: Connected car tech to watch – ZDNet

This is a natural progression which leads to a car that you not only get into to enjoy driving (sorry Public Transport, you need to learn from this because man’s love affair with the car will not be going away any time soon due to these enhancements), but your car knows who you are, what your needs are and of course how to get to where you want to go. Continue reading

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