Business Intelligence Driven Through Real-Time Data and Social Maps

When faced with a power outage, the last thing I want to do is to figure out the customer service number of the Utility...

TomTom Navigation App Finally On Android BUT……………..

...but the best android phones on the market including HTC One X, Samsung Galaxy S III, and Galaxy Nexus are all not compatible. What...

Microsoft announces updates to Windows 10 Maps after HERE drops the support for Windows

Two days ago HERE announced that it will stop supporting Windows 10. We didn't have to wait long for the response of Microsoft. In...

Citymaps Gets Underway with a Global Social Mapping Platform

 Citymaps has stunningly joined the global crowd-sourced map creation race. Citymaps is a new crowd-sourced social mapping platform that allows you create and share...

Foursquare Shows Completely Fresh Approach And It Directly Competes With Yelp

Last week Foursquare launched some new features making a better use of billions of checkins collected over the years. It shows you a list...

New Earthquake Alert Smartphone App That Saves Lives

Earthquakes take thousands of lives in China every year. One of the biggest in recent history was in 2008 when as many as 90,000...

Slow Down GPS (Child Voice Navigation)

In spite of all the signs and notifications from our navigation applications, sometimes and rather unfortunately, we tend to ignore that we are over...

Spying your phone’s location with its battery usage

At Geoawesomeness we often discuss many different positioning technologies, so might probably know that there are plenty of ways to pinpoint you location including satellite systems,...

Apple vs. Google – Mapping World War

Just over a month ago I've been writing that I feel in my guts that Apple is about to launch their own mapping solution. Two days later...

Georeferenced Notes: Take Geo-Located Notes on your Android Device

  Very nice app for Geo-Engineers and professionals on the move to quickly take a note, take a picture, all georeferenced, save and email it...

Kids to validating satellite Image: “Spatial-kids” and crowd sourcing

Last weekend, I was walking around  the city center and by accident, I crossed a little boy  (8 years old) who had lost his...

HERE app unleashed to all Android users after leaking the source files

HERE, the mapping brand of Nokia is launching their navigation app to all Android users. The app has been already available for a few...

Amazon Kindle Fire 2 + GPS + Nokia Maps = Game Changer

At the beginning of August Barnes & Noble's tablet/e-book reader has been equipped with WiFi based navigation ForeverMaps 2 that is using Open Street...

Inside Geo IoT: Intelligent geolocation of assets and people

The ability to determine our location (outdoors) in a precise way is an integral part of our daily lives. We use it to navigate,...

Locata (GPS 2.0): A new Ground Based Positioning System within 5cm Accuracy, Indoor-Outdoor

Games are changing! Locata is a very promising indoor and outdoor positioning system that uses ground-based sensors instead of satellites to project radio signals...

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