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Slashdot Items Tagged "locationaware"

Date / TimeStory
Monday July 28, 2014 @10:35AM Google's Mapping Contest Draws Ire From Indian Government
Friday July 11, 2014 @05:58PM DARPA Successfully Demonstrates Self-Guiding Bullets
Thursday July 10, 2014 @03:08PM How Google Map Hackers Can Destroy a Business
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @08:16AM New Zealand ISP's Anti-Geoblocking Service Makes Waves
Monday June 09, 2014 @10:44PM iOS 8 Strikes an Unexpected Blow Against Location Tracking
Saturday June 07, 2014 @12:41AM FTC Lobbies To Be Top Cop For Geolocation
Thursday June 05, 2014 @11:40AM AT&T To Use Phone Geolocation To Prevent Credit Card Fraud
Friday May 23, 2014 @05:02PM Is It Really GPS If It Doesn't Use Satellites?
Thursday April 10, 2014 @04:54PM London's Public Bike Data Can Tell Everyone Where You've Been
Thursday April 03, 2014 @08:40AM Russian GLONASS Down For 12 Hours
Thursday March 27, 2014 @10:57AM Taxis By Algorithm: Streamlining City Transport With Graph Theory
Friday March 21, 2014 @09:09PM New Information May Narrow Down Malaysian Jet's Path
Sunday February 23, 2014 @01:16AM Lechal Haptic Footwear Guides You By Buzzing Your Feet
Tuesday February 11, 2014 @01:10PM How Online Clues Located North Korea's Missile-Launcher Factories
Saturday February 08, 2014 @09:53AM Dead Reckoning For Your Car Eliminates GPS Dead Zones
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @01:31PM Why Does Facebook Need To Read My Text Messages?
Monday January 20, 2014 @12:22PM A Data Scientist Visits The Magic Kingdom, Sans Privacy
Friday January 17, 2014 @07:47PM Mozilla Is Mapping Cell Towers and WiFi Access Points
Thursday January 16, 2014 @09:27AM Why the World Needs OpenStreetMap
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @12:48PM Google Nabs Bing Maps Architect
Saturday December 07, 2013 @08:11AM Need Directions? Might Not Want To Ask a Transit Rider
Thursday December 05, 2013 @10:19AM NSA Tracking Cellphone Locations Worldwide
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @01:07PM Swarm Mobile's Offer: Free Wi-Fi In Exchange For Some Privacy
Thursday November 21, 2013 @09:36AM Galileo Navigation System Gets Go-Ahead From EU Parliament
Sunday November 17, 2013 @04:13PM NJ Gamblers May Be Locked Out By Flaws In Virtual Fence
Saturday November 09, 2013 @02:00AM Seattle PD Mum On Tracking By Its New Wi-Fi Mesh Network
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @12:46PM Police Use James-Bond-Style GPS Bullet
Saturday September 07, 2013 @03:09PM California Legislature Approves Trial Program For Electronic Plates
Thursday September 05, 2013 @08:42AM Court Orders Retrial In Google Maps-Related Murder Case
Thursday August 22, 2013 @01:37PM Open Source Mapping Software Shows Every Traffic Death On Earth
Sunday August 11, 2013 @01:49PM Londoners Tracked By Advertising Firm's Trash Cans
Saturday July 27, 2013 @11:57PM A Circular New York City Subway Map To Straighten Things Out
Friday July 26, 2013 @07:44PM GPS Spoofing With $3000 Worth of Equipment and a Laptop
Thursday July 18, 2013 @09:01AM "Smart Plates" Could Betray California Drivers' Privacy
Thursday July 18, 2013 @08:00AM ACLU Study Says Police Cameras Create Database of Our Movements
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @09:04PM What Does Six Months of Meta-Data Look Like?
Thursday May 09, 2013 @08:47AM Tool Reveals iPad and iPhone User Locations
Monday April 22, 2013 @11:21AM Germany Fines Google Over Street View - But Says €145k Is Too Small
Friday April 12, 2013 @06:44PM DARPA Develops Non-GPS Navigation Chip
Tuesday April 09, 2013 @10:05AM OpenWLANMap: Free WLAN-Based GPS Replacement
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @12:56PM Disney Wants To Track You With RFID
Sunday December 30, 2012 @04:29PM Foursquare Will Display Users' Full Names By Default
Tuesday November 06, 2012 @02:01PM Neuromorphic Algorithms Allow MAVs To Avoid Obstacles With Single Camera
Thursday November 01, 2012 @08:03AM NASA Teams To Build Gyroscopes 1,000X More Sensitive Than Current Systems
Sunday October 21, 2012 @08:56PM Ask Slashdot: How To Both Mirror and Protect Crowdsourced Data?
Friday October 19, 2012 @07:44PM Real-Time Cyber-Attack Map
Thursday October 18, 2012 @12:40AM How Hair Can be Used To Track Where You've Been
Thursday October 18, 2012 @12:39AM Verizon Draws Fire For Monitoring App Usage, Browsing Habits
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @11:19AM Texas Schools Using Electronic Chips To Track Students; Parents In Uproar
Friday October 12, 2012 @05:36PM Google Maps Gets Massive Street View Update
Saturday October 06, 2012 @07:04PM Nokia Keeps Quietly Mapping The World
Wednesday September 26, 2012 @01:38PM Google Captures 'Street View' of Underwater Habitats
Thursday September 20, 2012 @01:57PM Google Spanner: First Globally Scalable Database With External Consistency
Wednesday September 19, 2012 @11:59PM Major Backlash Looms For Apple's New Maps App
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @10:14AM Google Patents Software To Identify Real-World Objects In Videos
Thursday August 30, 2012 @04:12PM Apple Rejects Drone Strike App
Friday August 24, 2012 @08:35PM Location Privacy Act Approved By California Legislature
Thursday August 16, 2012 @08:42AM The Rapid Rise of License Plate Readers
Friday July 27, 2012 @10:51AM Defcon Researchers Build Tool To Track the Planes of the Rich and Famous
Friday July 27, 2012 @08:48AM Google Outs 3D Maps For iOS Ahead of Apple
Friday July 20, 2012 @07:40AM Apple Yanks Privacy App From the App Store
Thursday July 19, 2012 @09:37AM Australian Consumer Group Wants Geo-IP Blocking Banned
Tuesday July 10, 2012 @08:08AM Indoor Navigation On Your Smartphone, Using the Earth's Magnetic Field
Thursday July 05, 2012 @07:57AM GPS Spoofing Attack Hacks Drones
Tuesday July 03, 2012 @08:30AM NAVSOP Navigation System Rivals GPS
Thursday May 03, 2012 @12:10PM Google Releases Key Part of Street View Pipeline
Thursday April 19, 2012 @03:02PM Expect Mandatory 'Big Brother' Black Boxes In All New Cars From 2015
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @08:25AM Company Designs "Big Brother Chip"
Sunday April 08, 2012 @10:32AM Wikipedia Mobile Apps Switch To OpenStreetMap
Thursday April 05, 2012 @07:38AM Google Glasses Announced
Monday April 02, 2012 @01:52PM Google Maps Directions Adds Real-Time Traffic Estimates
Thursday March 29, 2012 @04:55PM Google Using ReCAPTCHA To Decode Street Addresses
Tuesday March 27, 2012 @11:08AM The TAG Challenge: $5k Global Manhunt Using Social Media
Tuesday March 20, 2012 @09:28AM Using Apps To 'Soft Control' People's Movements
Thursday March 15, 2012 @02:10PM Stolen iPad's Reported Location Not Enough To Warrant Search, Say Dutch Police
Thursday March 08, 2012 @09:45AM Apple Switches (Mostly) To OpenStreetMap
Friday March 02, 2012 @07:06PM Scannable Condoms Allow Users to 'Check-In' During Safe Sex
Sunday February 26, 2012 @10:07AM After US v. Jones, FBI Turns Off 3,000 GPS Tracking Devices
Thursday February 23, 2012 @09:41AM Google Heads Up Display Coming By the End of the Year
Thursday February 23, 2012 @08:46AM Secret UK Network Hunts GPS Jammers
Thursday February 16, 2012 @10:11AM Indian Government To Track Locations of All Cell Phone Users
Thursday February 02, 2012 @09:23AM Sensor Networks In San Francisco Finds Parking Spots
Sunday January 29, 2012 @07:56PM Ask Slashdot: Wireless Proximity Detection?
Tuesday January 17, 2012 @01:58PM OpenStreetMap Reports Data Vandalism From Google-Owned IPs
Sunday January 08, 2012 @12:25PM Microsoft Patents Bad Neighborhood Detection
Tuesday December 27, 2011 @10:04AM China Begins Using New Global Positioning Satellites
Sunday December 18, 2011 @12:21PM Google Outlines AI-Based Number Reading For Street View Photos
Thursday December 15, 2011 @06:13PM US Sentinel Drone Fooled Into Landing With GPS Spoofing
Saturday December 03, 2011 @05:12PM Carrier IQ Drama Continues
Saturday December 03, 2011 @10:10AM Interpreting the Constitution In the Digital Era
Thursday November 24, 2011 @09:31AM Malls Track Shoppers' Cell Phones On Black Friday
Sunday November 20, 2011 @11:19AM Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, and Google Chase 'Got Milk?' Patents
Saturday November 19, 2011 @01:31PM Ask Slashdot: Inexpensive Anti-Theft Vehicle Tracking System?
Tuesday November 15, 2011 @10:59AM Google To Allow Location Service Opt-out
Friday November 04, 2011 @05:25PM Iranian Police Tracking Dissidents Using Tech From Western Companies
Tuesday October 18, 2011 @09:29AM Making Sensitive Data Location Aware
Wednesday October 05, 2011 @11:36AM Big Brother Calls 'Shotgun' In Illinois
Monday October 03, 2011 @11:14PM 3D Helicopter View Added To Google Maps
Saturday September 24, 2011 @10:19AM Swedish Daycare Tracks Kids With GPS Devices
Friday September 16, 2011 @04:28PM GPS Tracking of State Worker Raises Privacy Issues
Thursday September 08, 2011 @08:36AM Find My IPhone Used To Locate Plane Crash In Chile
Monday August 29, 2011 @07:18AM Facebook Kills Places, Deals Products
Saturday August 27, 2011 @02:14PM Tribute To Steve Jobs: a 21km Apple Logo in Tokyo
Monday August 01, 2011 @08:14PM Ground-Based GPS Mimic Is Inch Perfect
Thursday July 14, 2011 @01:27PM Sub-Centimeter Positioning Coming To Mobile Phones
Friday July 08, 2011 @06:57PM NJ Judge Rules GPS Tracking of Spouse Legal
Thursday July 07, 2011 @04:57PM Microsoft Releases Mobile Data Collection Source Code
Monday July 04, 2011 @10:27AM Kinect-Based AI System Watches What You're Up To
Saturday July 02, 2011 @01:39AM Researchers Track Cell Phones Indoors By Listening In
Friday June 17, 2011 @06:16PM GM Patents Data Mining Method For Refining the Chevy Volt
Thursday June 16, 2011 @01:37PM Franken Bill Would Protect Consumers Location Data
Tuesday June 14, 2011 @12:41AM Adobe's CTO Pitches 'Apps Near You' Concept
Monday June 06, 2011 @02:04PM New Projects Use Phone Data To Track Big Cities' Mass Transit Use
Friday May 20, 2011 @01:24AM EU Demands Explicit Geo-Location Permissions
Wednesday May 04, 2011 @02:52AM Marlinspike's Droid Firewall Kills Tracking
Tuesday May 03, 2011 @06:14PM Google's South Korean Offices Raided
Sunday April 24, 2011 @12:55PM Apple: "We must Have Comprehensive Location Data"
Friday April 22, 2011 @06:50PM Turning GPS Tracking Devices Against Their Owners
Friday April 08, 2011 @05:59PM Involuntary Geolocation To Within One Kilometer
Thursday February 03, 2011 @03:15PM 'Death By GPS' Increasing In America's Wilderness
Sunday January 30, 2011 @10:09AM Connecticut AG Opts For Street View Settlement, Without Seeing the Data
Tuesday January 04, 2011 @07:58PM French Use Space Tech To Find Parking Spots
Tuesday December 21, 2010 @07:58PM Woman Sues Google Over Street View Shots of Her Underwear
Monday December 20, 2010 @01:10PM Privacy Concerns With Android and iPhone Apps
Sunday December 19, 2010 @06:16PM A Blue-Sky Idea For the USPS — Postal Trucks As Sensors
Friday December 03, 2010 @12:26AM Google Loses Street View Suit, Forced To Pay $1
Tuesday November 30, 2010 @07:04PM Google Earth Adds 3-D Trees
Tuesday November 09, 2010 @01:37PM How To Profit From Planetary-Scale Computing
Friday November 05, 2010 @08:00PM Street View On iOS Pierces German Privacy Veil
Wednesday October 13, 2010 @12:44PM Careful What You Post, the FBI Has More of These
Saturday October 09, 2010 @05:40PM Google Secretly Tests Autonomous Cars In Traffic
Tuesday October 05, 2010 @06:59PM Geolocation XSS Tracker Proof of Concept
Tuesday September 28, 2010 @07:05PM Almost-Satnav For Cycling
Saturday August 28, 2010 @05:57PM Can an Open Source Map Project Make Money?
Friday August 27, 2010 @10:42PM Just Where Is The Lincoln Memorial, Anyhow?
Sunday August 15, 2010 @01:51PM The Hidden Security Risk of Geotags
Friday August 06, 2010 @05:27PM Court Rejects Warrantless GPS Tracking
Tuesday August 03, 2010 @12:26AM Using XSS & Google To Find Physical Location
Thursday July 22, 2010 @01:17PM Google's Free Satnav Outperforms TomTom
Wednesday July 21, 2010 @04:21PM Theif steals Iphone running real-time GPS
Monday July 19, 2010 @10:50PM Apple Lays Out Location Collection Policies
Monday July 19, 2010 @07:51PM Catching Satnav Errors On Google Street View
Friday July 09, 2010 @10:40PM Google Found Guilty of Australian Privacy Breach
Friday July 09, 2010 @04:57PM Some Birds Can See Magnetic Fields
Wednesday July 07, 2010 @02:37PM Twitter Throttling Hits Third-Party Apps
Wednesday July 07, 2010 @10:39AM 'Robin Sage' Social Hoax Duped Military, Security Pros
Thursday July 01, 2010 @02:15PM Things You Drink Can Be Used To Track You
Thursday June 24, 2010 @04:14PM Google Considers China's "Web Mapping License"
Friday June 18, 2010 @06:08PM Google Street View Wi-Fi Data Includes Passwords, Email Content
Thursday June 17, 2010 @01:24PM California Tracks Parolees With GPS, Then Ignores Alerts
Sunday June 06, 2010 @01:08PM Australian Police To Investigate Google Over Wi-Fi Scanning
Friday June 04, 2010 @06:37PM Germany Finds Kismet, Custom Code In Google Car
Friday June 04, 2010 @07:05AM Google Relents, Will Hand Over European Wi-Fi Data
Wednesday June 02, 2010 @03:27AM My Location the Next Google Privacy Controversy?
Wednesday June 02, 2010 @03:13AM Pedestrian Follows Google Map, Gets Run Over, Sues
Wednesday June 02, 2010 @02:50AM Congressman Steps Up Pressure On Google, Facebook
Saturday May 29, 2010 @10:13AM Google Describes Wi-Fi Sniffing In Pending Patent
Friday May 28, 2010 @07:04PM Telcos Waking Up To the Value of Your Location
Tuesday May 25, 2010 @05:54PM Google Audits Street View Data Systems
Friday May 14, 2010 @06:59PM Google Says It Mistakenly Collected Wi-Fi Data While Mapping
Wednesday May 12, 2010 @03:19AM Drifting Satellite Could Knock Out Cable TV
Saturday April 24, 2010 @06:13PM Google Backpedals On Turn-By-Turn GPS For iPhone
Thursday April 22, 2010 @02:53PM Googling the Trail of a Serial Rapist
Wednesday April 21, 2010 @02:02AM Towards an Open Geolocation Database
Thursday April 15, 2010 @01:32PM Twitter To Add Places and User Streams
Wednesday March 24, 2010 @03:54PM Open Source Alternative To Google Earth?
Saturday March 13, 2010 @04:22PM GPS Log Analysis Uncovers Millions In NYC Taxi Overcharges
Wednesday March 10, 2010 @07:59PM New Phone Allows Bosses To Snoop On Staff
Wednesday March 10, 2010 @04:41PM Digitizing and Geocoding Old Maps?
Wednesday March 03, 2010 @06:38PM Gaming With GPS On Your Smartphone
Friday January 29, 2010 @10:22PM Google Deducing Wireless Location Data
Saturday January 16, 2010 @03:36PM MiFi Attack Exploits GPS To Reveal User's Location

The meat is rotten, but the booze is holding out. Computer translation of "The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak."

 



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