Location

  • Tile helped you find your keys, will now help you find your laptop

    Tile is the company that helped you find your keys, but they’re now partnering with HP, to help you find your laptop. Starting early 2020, the HP Elite Dragonfly will feature Tile’s finding technology as an option, allowing customers to use their Tile app to look for their lost or misplaced...
  • Apple surfaces your location history in iOS7

    Robert Scoble posted a screenshot from iOS7 this morning which may have the privacy aware freaking out. In the latest version of the iPhone software, Apple now shows you a history of your frequent locations. This can be accessed by visiting Settings | Privacy | Location Services | System...
  • Will you stop using your location-tracking iPhone / iPad ?

    The internet (and main-stream press) went bananas today with the revelation that Apple’s iOS devices (iPhone and iPad) contains a log of your location data for the past 12 months. Two researches for O’Reilly media published an article and video explaining the very sensitive issue. A file contained within...
  • Gowalla beats Foursquare to the iPad

    In the war of location-based mobile applications, the new frontier is the iPad. Gowalla have made it to the iPad app store first, before their larger competitor Foursquare. The Gowalla iPad application works incredibly well even with the Wi-Fi only iPad, with your location being detected very quickly. See...