GeoMinds: Happy Birthday, GPS
It was 20 years ago today that location-based services were born.
By Marc Prioleau, Jul 17th
Indoor And Outdoor Location Patents Have Apple Swinging For Geo-Fences
The patents make references to "nodes," implying that the tech giant may already be working on the next stage of its iBeacon platform.
By Daniel Parisi, Jun 28th
GeoMinds: Now Is the Time for OpenStreetMap
There are only four worldwide map data sets: Two are owned by commercial vendors (Nokia’s HERE and TomTom). One is Google. The other is OpenStreetMap.
, Jun 9th
Interactive Mapping Services Emerge As Hot Acquisition Target
Uber, Facebook, and Apple have been digging into their wallets to get custom location data. Are AirBNB, Amazon, and Lyft likely to vie for navigation tech purchases as well?
By David Kaplan, May 27th
Apple Maps Is No Longer A Punchline
The iOS map has added more reviews aimed at travelers, indicating an aggressive marketing stance in advance of Apple Watch sales.
By David Kaplan, Apr 7th
Customers To Restaurants And Tech Companies: Please, Just Make Ordering Easier
By David Kaplan, Jul 13th
10 Things To Know About Online-To-Offline Marketing This Week
By Lauryn Chamberlain, Jul 13th
What Google Maps' Explore Feature Means For Local Search Marketing
By David Kaplan, Jul 12th