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In Paris, Raytheon sells high-tech situational awareness

Road Trip 2011: At Paris Air Show, military contractor is showcasing new technologies, including one intended to allow commanders in the field to triangulate multiple sources of intelligence data.

By Jun. 21, 2011

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Raising Alzheimer's awareness through Facebook confusion

A recent campaign to increase awareness of the most common form of dementia put people in photos of fake events, possibly giving them a momentary sense of what the disease might feel like.

By Jan. 29, 2014

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Facebook to share ads based on location history with advertisers -- but won't say when

With Nearby Friends, your location history is private to you and only you -- until the social network decides otherwise. Surprised? Don't be. Facebook is in the advertising business.

By Apr. 18, 2014

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Apple patents location-based technology to control devices remotely

A patent describes technology that monitors your location and automatically performs home automation tasks.

By Nov. 5, 2013

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Apple buys location-based data company Locationary

The small startup blends data from multiple sources to ensure that information on local businesses, such as location, hours, and services, is always up-to-date.

By Jul. 19, 2013

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Welcome to the era of Total Information Awareness and ain't it grand?

The problem isn't the National Security Agency. It's the Patriot Act and what it represents as we watch the modern surveillance state take shape -- in secret.

By Jun. 6, 2013

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Use Clipless to get deals based on your current location

Want access to tons of deal Web sites in the palm of your hand, with very minimal effort on your part? Clipless is a deal app that is worth trying for these reasons and more.

By Aug. 30, 2013

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Nokia XL

The largest of the three new Nokia X family of phones, the XL also has more memory and better cameras for 109 Euros.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Flickr for iPhone, Android gets location awareness

Flickr's mobile app has become location-aware, and can now show you photos that have been taken from nearby wherever you are.

By Jun. 18, 2009

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Vegetative patients show brain activity, awareness

Researchers publish a groundbreaking yet preliminary study that, with the help of MRI scans, finds 17 percent of patients thought to be vegetative exhibit normal brain activity.

By Feb. 4, 2010