Latest Location-based service Stories

2011-10-28 07:00:00

GPS Intelligence, LLC announces the release of the MicroTracker II, a GPS tracking device designed to provide added security measures for consumers. Scottsdale, Arizona (PRWEB) October 28, 2011 GPS Intelligence, LLC, a leading provider of GPS tracking systems, announces the release of the MicroTracker II GPS tracker to the public. Already, the MicroTracker II is becoming one of the most sought-after GPS tracking devices on the market, helping consumers to monitor assets, vehicles, and loved...

28 Percent Of US Adults Use Location-based Services
2011-09-07 04:36:37

  More than one-quarter of U.S. adults now use mobile and social location-based services, according to a new survey from the Pew Internet & American Life Project. The survey of 2,277 U.S. adults found that at least 28 percent now use their cellphones to get directions or recommendations based on their current location. “Taken together, 28% of U.S. adults do at least one of these activities either on a computer or using their mobile phones–and many users do...

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