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"Geotagging" Smart Phone Threat

Editor’s Note: We welcome guest contributor Ginger Kadlec of BeAKidsHero™ to help inform our readers about a very important smart phone feature that every parent should know before summer vacation starts! 516 more words


Why parents need to read Alicia’s story (aliciaproject.org)

In 2002, a bright 13 year girl named Alicia Kozakiewicz was abducted by an online predator she met on Yahoo chat. With the help of the FBI, she managed to escape, but not before she was taken interstate, assaulted, filmed and held in captivity. 836 more words


Location, Location, Location

Location services aid navigation, enhance your photography, and can even enrich your social life. Here’s how to get thoroughly geotagged.

There are lots of good reasons for knowing precisely where you are. 1,778 more words


The Geotaggers’ World Atlas by Eric Fischer

Using data from the public Flickr and Picasa search APIs, Eric Fischer maps where photos have been taken in different cities.

The maps are ordered by the number of pictures taken in the central cluster of each one.

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I know where you live and I've seen where you sleep.

“Listen up, you little spazoids. I know where you live and I’ve seen where you sleep. I swear to everything holy that your mothers will cry when they see what I’ve done to you.” … 508 more words

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Geotagging Photos on Flickr

Although technically extra credit, I decided to complete this assignment for two reasons: in case I missed something else or didn’t finish another assignment, and because I actually love taking pictures and wanted to explore Flickr’s geotag feature. 406 more words


Global Picture Sharing: Flickr (Chapter 4, Case Study 1)

1. Why do you think Flickr has been so popular throughout the world?

Flickr has become so popular throughout the world because of the easy use of the website and the quality of a free service. 165 more words

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