Tag Archives: navigation

Do you ride share or use Gig Economy services?

I had a conversation with a colleague yesterday, one similar to conversations I frequently have with my fellow geeks. Do not assume that the rest of the world, or even your own world, outside of those you hang out with … Continue reading

Posted in Amazon, Gig Economy, GPS Car Nav, Public Transport, Ride Share, uber | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What we lose when GPS does all our navigating for us – Washington Post (blog)

The last holdouts — cab drivers — are increasingly adopting the technology. Source: http://www.washingtonpost.com I am all for these discussions, they are important, but I’m not sure that this isn’t a Luddite expression of a wish for things of the … Continue reading

Posted in GPS, GPS Tracking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Daimler’s concept car turns into mobile living room – Financial Express

One day I want you to remember my blog, because you read it here before a car brand did the marketing using my words. “Better than your lounge”. Continue reading

Posted in Concept Car, driverless vehicles | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Semi driver blames GPS after plowing through public park – KTRK-TV

What if you have driver-less cars, using maps that show cycle paths as roads, or using navigation systems with sub par maps. Continue reading

Posted in bad gps, Best GPS, Car Navigation, cheap gps, GIGO, GPS, GPS Nav, nav accident | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Despite technology, paper maps haven’t folded – Reading Eagle

Despite technology, paper maps haven’t folded Reading Eagle Time was, everyone’s glove box was crammed with wadded-up maps from trips past and neatly-folded maps for trips yet to be taken. Source: readingeagle.com I do in fact have a few maps … Continue reading

Posted in GPS, GPS Navigation, Maps | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

New GPS navigation system tells drivers when to change lanes, aims to prevent … – The Daily Telegraph

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere New GPS navigation system tells drivers when to change lanes, aims to prevent … Luigi Cappel‘s insight: This is interesting. The ‘Concertina Effect’ has long been known and can be seen up and … Continue reading

Posted in Car Navigation, GPS, GPS Tracking, Internet of Things, Location Based Consultant, Location Based Services, Maps, Motoring | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

GPS takes on smartphone navigation – Tampabay.com

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Tampabay.com GPS takes on smartphone navigation Tampabay.com Mitac International, the maker of the Magellan line of GPS devices, is taking the if-you-can’t-beat-’em-join-’em approach. Luigi Cappel‘s insight: TomTom started it and now Mitac is … Continue reading

Posted in Car Navigation, GPS, SmartPhone, Social Media, SoLoMo, The Location Guru | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment