Location tracking

09.26.12
Cisco acquires WiFi data firm ThinkSmart Technologies
09.26.12

Cisco acquires WiFi data firm ThinkSmart Technologies

Networking kingpin Cisco announced on Wednesday that it had acquired ThinkSmart Technologies, a co...

By M. Hearn,   09.26.12
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04.28.12
Nokia experiments with location-based white space services in Cambridge, UK (video)
04.28.12

Nokia experiments with location-based white space services in Cambridge, UK (video)

Following news of the first successful white space trials in Cambridge, UK, Nokia is now touting i...

By Z. Lutz,   04.28.12
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01.31.12
T-Mobile updates FamilyWhere location tracking service for worrisome parents
01.31.12

T-Mobile updates FamilyWhere location tracking service for worrisome parents

It was never intended as such, but The Rolling Stones' song Under My Thumb could easily pass as the...

By Z. Lutz,   01.31.12
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01.08.12
BiKN for the iPhone hands-on (video)
01.08.12

BiKN for the iPhone hands-on (video)

We don't know about you, but we're pretty prone to losing stuff -- everything from our precious p...

By T. O'Brien,   01.08.12
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10.25.11
Sprint issues OTA fix for HTC Android handset vulnerability
10.25.11

Sprint issues OTA fix for HTC Android handset vulnerability

Earlier this month, we found out that after a software update HTC's Android handsets had a seriou...

By M. Gorman,   10.25.11
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10.04.11
HTC confirms security hole, says patch is incoming
10.04.11

HTC confirms security hole, says patch is incoming

HTC held true to its promise to look into the security vulnerability that surfaced over the weeke...

By S. Buckley,   10.04.11
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10.03.11
Mango kills Microsoft's always-on location tracking, makes good on letter to House of Representatives
10.03.11

Mango kills Microsoft's always-on location tracking, makes good on letter to House of Representatives

Remember all that iPhone tracking hubbub back in April? Sure you do -- you probably also recall A...

By S. Buckley,   10.03.11
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10.02.11
HTC security vulnerability said to leak phone numbers, GPS data, and more, HTC responds (video)
10.02.11

HTC security vulnerability said to leak phone numbers, GPS data, and more, HTC responds (video)

The folks at Android Police seem to have stumbled across a rather jarring security vulnerabil...

By S. Buckley,   10.02.11
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09.29.11
Intel to acquire Telmap, dole out easy to implement location APIs to AppUp developers
09.29.11

Intel to acquire Telmap, dole out easy to implement location APIs to AppUp developers

In case you weren't watching, Intel's Elements 2011 Keynote slipped in a sly acquisition announcemen...

By S. Buckley,   09.29.11
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