Posts Tagged ‘LBS’

Recently came across this post by Ric Ferraro on LBS trends for 2009. Ric summarizes a number of – primarily commercial – issues and challenges that location based services will be facing next year. Ric’s post also got me thinking further: As a concept and technology, LBS are now more than a decade old already. […]



…Google has officially posted the inner details of the My Location API, explaining the fact that they rely on Cell ID (and not triangulation) and crowdsourcing from GMM users with GPS-enabled phones (and not contracts with operators). Well, dear readers, you knew it all along (sorry, couldn’t resist). Despite the (IMO) suggestive title of the […]