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Android 'smart motorcycle helmet' gets crowd-funded, goes on pre-order

If you’ve ever wished your motorcycle had better mirrors, or that you could get directions from your GPS without taking your eyes off the road, the… 183 more words


GPS and its working.

The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a space-based satellite navigation systemmade up of a network of 24 satellites placed into orbit by the U.S. Department of Defense, that provides location and time information in all weather conditions, anywhere on or near the Earth where there is an unobstructed line of sight to four or more GPS satellites. 213 more words

Is the use of GPS "trackers" for people living with dementia necessary and proportionate?

This is the introduction to “Living better with dementia: how champions can challenge the boundaries”, chapter 12, “Do GPS trackers have a rôle to play in living better with dementia?” 619 more words


Sigma Rox 10.0-the Quiet Bike Mechanic Review

In the world of cyclocomputers, the competition is pretty fierce. Just as fierce are the passions some cyclists have for a particular brand. For myself, I used to be passionate, but as I get older, I find that I just want something that works. 1,215 more words


4 Smartphone Apps That Pay You Cash

With the expansion of technology and smartphone apps comes a whole new array of opportunities to earn money. It has literally never been so easy! Smartphone apps are all the rage but what’s making an even bigger splash in the world of consumerism is the rise of money-making smartphone apps. 608 more words


Security firm Zscaler finds 28% of Android apps request permission to read SMS logs

In a study conducted by security research firm Zscaler, 28% of Android apps request permission to read old SMS logs, while a whopping 68% request permission to send SMS messages from your phone. 207 more words



It has been a dream for decades of having computers that communicate with each other seamlessly, that can access all your data anywhere and could even be used to communicate.  549 more words