Facebook will show ads based on stores you visited in person

If you had any doubt that there was a clear separation between your offline life and online activities, Facebook's latest announcement on offline conversions certainly...

How to make and save money on route planning?

Thirty years ago, if you painted a picture of today's technology to the CEO of UPS or any other company that relies on timely...

Uber hires former Google’s head of search to lead its maps division

Amit Singhal, Google's former Head of Google Search who left the company in February 2016 has just joined Uber as senior vice president of...

New Pew Report – 28% of American adults use mobile and social location-based services.

According to the report published by Pwe Research Center on the 6th of September 2011 28% of American adults use mobile and social location-based...

RWE to use Data intelligence & Geospatial IoT to improve wind farm performance

Data analytics and IoT are two of the most promising technologies today and not a day passes without some futuristic application that portrays them as the...

Garmin to acquire Navigon

  On Tuesday 14th of June, 2011 Garmin - one of the most popular sellers of navigation and smartphone GPS software - announced that Navigon’s shareholders...

HERE acquisition approved by German antitrust authority

In July we reported that HERE has been acquired by the consortium of German carmakers (BMW, Daimler and Audi) in the biggest mapping deal...

Apple Buys Another Public Transit App – Embark

Apple is trying hard to improve its iOS Maps App user experience. While the app itself is pretty decent (as you could imagine from...

Apple buys geo visualization start-up Mapsense for about $25M

This is year of mapping companies. First in June Mapbox has raised $52.55 million in a Series B round of funding, which was one of the...

Uber will now use Foursquare POI data to make it easier to find your...

Uber and Foursquare announced a partnership. The ride hailing company will incorporate Foursquare’s Places data in it’s app. The aim is to allow both drivers...

Sygic To Release Navigation App For Free in India: Poor sales or Market mindset?

The world's most downloaded offline Navigation App - Sygic has decided to release its navigation app for free in India "Sygic India: GPS Navigation" is...

HERE will remove its maps app from Windows 10. What does it mean?

HERE mapping apps were one of the strongest points of Windows Phone OS. Here Maps, Here Drive, Here Transit, Here City Lens... these apps were...

Apple awarded patent to communicate Location data between devices

Google for "Apple Patents" and you'll end up finding 104,000,000 results. A LOT of pages right? Well, add more to that list; Apple has...

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,...
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Waymo’s fully autonomous cars enter US roads

Waymo, formerly known as Google’s self-driving car, now owned by Google parent Alphabet, is launching a fully autonomous ride-hailing service with no human driver...

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