Don't-Miss GPS & Navigation Software Stories
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Several Coherent employees have taken jobs working on Apple's map and location technologies.
DARPA considers GPS unreliable, as it isn't always available and signals can be easily jammed.
The W3C and OGC pledge to ease the path for developing location-enriched Web data
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NTT DoCoMo, the mobile carrier, also showed a wearable skin sensor to track fat burning.
If it's the morning, Google Maps' Explore feature will point you towards breakfast joints; if it's raining, it won't tell you to walk 30 minutes in the rain.
Google overhauled advertising for Maps on PCs and mobile by putting them front and center whenever you search for a local business.