Tag Archives: Smartphone

Why 2016 Will Be The Year Of Mass Wearables Adoption – ARC

Wearables are here to stay. We just need to show them some love. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.scoop.it Most people don’t define the technology they use into a category, but we have been using wearables for years. It’s your headphones … Continue reading

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Directions For Apple Maps

Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.youtube.com As you know, I’ve been trialing several map and navigation applications lately, just to catch up with how they are going. I haven’t used Apple Maps for a while, although I do have an iPhone. … Continue reading

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Location Based App Opportunities with Domino’s hiring 3000 as it rolls out GPS tracking

Domino’s 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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Control your phone from SEVEN FEET away: Ultrasound technology lets you … – Daily Mail

How do you think you will communicate with your family, friends, clients, work in 20 years time? Continue reading

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Google launches location based game to update Streetview in near real time from smartphones

See inside Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s and other holiday window displays with Google Maps. Source: http://www.nydailynews.com The original headline in the NY Daily News before I plagiarized it read: New York City’s famous holiday window displays at Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s and Saks now … Continue reading

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Your Mobile Knows What Floor You Are On and Can Tell Others

New devices can pinpoint what floor you’re on, aiding rescue crews but setting off privacy groups’ alarms. Source: http://www.washingtonpost.com There are now about 100 million smartphones that feature barometric sensors. This is very interesting technology and while the primary purpose … Continue reading

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Westfield Augmented Reality promo developed in NZ – Techday NZ

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Techday NZ Westfield Augmented Reality promo developed in NZ Techday NZ “When you see kids (and adults) eyes light up and their mouths go WOW at the St Lukes Westfield Mall in Auckland, … Continue reading

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