Q&A At South by Southwest, Geoloqi CEO Amber Case spoke to CNET about the state of the art in geolocation, augmented reality, and heads-up displays.
Google curbed access to its massive database of Wi-Fi locations after a CNET article appeared, but that hasn't stopped security analysts from trying to figure out how it works.
The start-up, which makes location-based mobile apps and operates a network of local ads and deals, will join eBay's PaylPal division but continue to operate separately.
An AP report suggests that the Air Force is concerned troops using mobile services like Foursquare and Facebook Places to share their locations may put U.S. forces at risk.
The claims covered in the patent, awarded yesterday, are so broad that they may present implications for other geolocation-enabled services like Foursquare, Google Latitude, and Twitter.
As apps like Foursquare and Facebook Places permeate the mainstream, one ski resort operator is hoping that it can use similar tech to its advantage.
Geolocation services, mobile apps that let users broadcast their physical whereabouts are gaining speed. But so it appears, are user privacy fears.
BlackBerry-maker RIM announces a new feature for developers of location-based programs for BlackBerry. Interestingly, it's one we've seen many times before.
As Apple's new iPhone iOS 4 rolls out across the globe, it appears the company will be keeping geo-location data about where you've taken photographs -- and you don't have a choice
Google's newest browser test release enables geolocation, which can allow a Web site to find out where in the physical world you are.