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.
New research from Pew shows that geo-based services for directions, recommendations, and even checking into locations is growing significantly among U.S. mobile users.
Even if you're totally lost, your Android device likely knows where you are. It can do a lot more for you than just show you the way home, though. Get the most out of Android's location-based apps and services.
Foursquare lets you win virtual mayorships, but what about winning people's hearts? Singlesquare builds a location-based dating service on top of Foursquare's check-in tech.
Facebook Places and other services that let you post your current location may share info with third parties who can track you in the real world.
In this Ask the Editors post, we discuss why there's a fee for location-based services on GPS-enabled phones while standalone GPS only has a one-time fee.
AT&T announces at CTIA Fall 2008 that it has added assisted GPS technology to its network to boost its location-based services.
CNET visits Citi Field to get a sneak peek at MLB.com's location-based services powered by Apple's iBeacon and Bluetooth LE.
British company wants to use lampposts to create a wireless broadband network that would support location-based services.
Folks outside of the U.S. have not been able to access location-based services, such as information on nearby restaurant recommendations. It won't be that way forever though.