Locationaware

06.06.12
Google patents location-based mobile alerts that know where you're going to
06.06.12

Google patents location-based mobile alerts that know where you're going to

To date, the term smartphone's mostly been a misnomer for larger screen, albeit still dumb, handse...

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04.07.11
Location-aware album gives Washington DC dynamically modified soundtrack
04.07.11

Location-aware album gives Washington DC dynamically modified soundtrack

Musical duo Bluebrain has taken the guesswork out of listening to music -- their latest album dict...

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03.05.11
Skyhook brings location-awareness to the Sony NGP, including WiFi-only models
03.05.11

Skyhook brings location-awareness to the Sony NGP, including WiFi-only models

The news got a bit overshadowed by some augmented reality demos and a little game called Uncharted,...

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03.02.11
inPulse Bluetooth smartwatch gets Facebook Places check-in app for Android (video)
03.02.11

inPulse Bluetooth smartwatch gets Facebook Places check-in app for Android (video)

Ever since Allerta released an SDK for its well-hyped inPulse smartwatch, it was only a matter of...

By R. Lai,   03.02.11
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10.03.10
Hacker claims third-party iPhone apps can freely transmit UDID, pose serious threat to privacy
10.03.10

Hacker claims third-party iPhone apps can freely transmit UDID, pose serious threat to privacy

When Apple addressed a congressional inquiry on privacy in July, the company claimed that it couldn...

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07.20.10
Apple responds to congressional inquiry, details location data collection in 13-page letter
07.20.10

Apple responds to congressional inquiry, details location data collection in 13-page letter

When Apple's latest privacy policy revealed the company could track any iPhone's location in real t...

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07.12.10
Geocron lets Latitude automate your life, or at least your wife
07.12.10

Geocron lets Latitude automate your life, or at least your wife

Our pockets and camera bags are stuffed with locationally aware devices, yet for some reason we fin...

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06.26.10
New privacy laws needed that entail GPS technology, hot-headed rogue cops
06.26.10

New privacy laws needed that entail GPS technology, hot-headed rogue cops

An expert testifying at a hearing of the House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and C...

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06.21.10
iOS 4 privacy policy updated: Apple can anonymously collect location data, you can take away iAds' cookies
06.21.10

iOS 4 privacy policy updated: Apple can anonymously collect location data, you can take away iAds' cookies

It may not be a big deal -- Android's done it for years -- but some will no doubt be interested to...

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