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GPS technology could prevent police chases

Earlier this week, the Nationals' manager was sitting in traffic, doing a radio interview, when he was suddenly side-swiped by a car in the midst of a police pursuit.

Friday - 05/09/2014, 05:08am EDT

Tags: starchase, Matt Williams, Megan Cloherty, police chase

Smart shoes navigate with good vibrations

A new set of smart shoes uses sensors and GPS to revolutionize navigation for pedestrians helping tourists, the blind and athletes get where they're going.

Saturday - 04/05/2014, 12:21pm EDT

Tags: shoes, Randi Martin, Smart shoes

Your car's GPS could be invading your privacy

People concerned about their smartphone intruding on their privacy may have something else about which to worry: the car.

Wednesday - 02/19/2014, 05:17am EST

Tags: smartphone, privacy, Congress, Dick Uliano,

Students learn digital mapping skills, target jobs

Participants in 4-H National Youth Science Day have hands-on experience in one of the fastest growing occupational fields in the country - spatial technologies, including GIS and GPS mapping.

Thursday - 10/10/2013, 10:04am EDT

Tags: 4-h, Jennifer Sirangelo, GIS, mapping, Neal Augenstein

#GISday honors smartphone location technology

It's hard to imagine driving to a new destination without the help of a GPS, or walking through a city unaware of the location of the nearest Starbucks.

Wednesday - 11/14/2012, 09:58am EST

Tags: GIS, #GISday

New microchip knows where you are -- exactly where you are

A new smartphone technology may be able to pinpoint a location to the centimeter.

Friday - 04/13/2012, 04:19am EDT

Tags: smartphone, Broadcom, technology review, cell phone

Track drivers with new OnStar device

If you're driving someone else's car right now, you may want to be careful where you go.

Saturday - 03/31/2012, 08:21am EDT

Tags: OnStar, OnStar Family Link, cars, GPS tracking

'Avoid Ghetto' app: Racist or resourceful?

Microsoft is facing accusations of potential racism related to its patent for a new pedestrian-friendly map application.

Wednesday - 01/18/2012, 04:47am EST

Tags: Microsoft, Avoid Ghetto, app, thomas warren,

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