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.
The Zubie Connected Car Service keeps good track of the family car and can help people be better drivers, but the lack of fuel economy information is a big miss.
Have you noticed promoted tweets creeping into your timeline? The micro-blogging service now offers a way for advertisers to target promoted tweets based on location.
Though feature-rich, the Skydog's hardware is too slow and limited to justify its high cost and ongoing subscription pricing.
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.
A patent describes technology that monitors your location and automatically performs home automation tasks.
We go hands-on with Beats' new premium music service, designed to appeal to people who want a more automated music listening experience.
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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.
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.
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.