A Georgia company is suing Google over technology that the search giant uses to target advertising at Web surfers based on their location.
A new interactive map uses 10 years' worth of Flickr geo-location data to visualise the most popular places in the world for photos, creating a heat map based on geotags.
Services that pinpoint locations for cell phone users and others are nearly ready for the masses. But such services could still end up getting lost.
Copycats of popular apps are the current place of choice for cybercriminals to deposit malware capable of extracting data, sending text messages, and tracking users' geo-locations.
You may have the hots for a bot if you've swiped right on a malware-peddling profile in dating app Tinder.
The mobile game from Google's geo-location startup Niantic drops its invite requirement and opens a contest to visit Ingress headquarters as it prepares to leave beta in December.
The social marketing company continues to grow with new brands and strategic investors important to its mobile efforts.
Microsoft is the last today to face the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Infrastructure and Communications inquiry into IT pricing.
Forget the big brands and glitzy devices. There's a lot of interesting stuff on the periphery of the Consumer Electronics Show.
The FTC updates rules tied to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, or COPPA, but the changes won't really affect companies like Apple or Facebook.