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The Airport and Mall Indoor Location Dilemma

Executive Summary

With the advent of iOS 8 next month, and the increased presence of Wi-Fi and Bluetooth beacons that can be used to improve the fidelity of indoor location, Apple are inviting venues such as malls and airports to sign over the rights to map the insides of their facilities. 2,142 more words

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School buses and infographics

How do you convey large amounts information in an engaging way with limited newspaper space?

Statistics can provide interesting news stories, but reams of data can be difficult to present in print. 235 more words

Portfolio

So it begins...

So it begins and begins with the second project, see this is going to be a big project and so I wanted to get a great start. 321 more words

Android

Sorry, Google - Samsung's Galaxy phones really need to see other maps

A new episode in the complex Google-Samsung love affair was written on Friday, as Nokia announced that its Here maps service will be available free of charge (via a licensing agreement) to Samsung Galaxy handset owners. 284 more words

Samsung

HERE offline map app arrives on Android for the first time, initially on Samsung Galaxy phones only

HERE, the competitor to Google Maps initially available only on Windows Phone, has arrived on Android for the first time. Initially, the beta version of the Android app will be limited to Samsung Galaxy smartphones. 554 more words

Android

Google Maps tracks every single step you take - here's how to stop it

Google Maps has completely changed the way people navigate the world. Without having to pay a dime, users are able to find almost any location on the planet, learn about it, and even navigate to it. 429 more words

Android

Agloe, NY

Agloe, New York doesn’t exist…

As John Green (2012) explains, it was created in the 1930’s as a “copyright trap.” Two cartographers, Ernest G. 1,133 more words

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