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Nov 25, 2018
New quantum technology could reduce reliance on GPS, which is vulnerable to hackingUS engineers are working to harness quantum sensing technology to reduce current reliance on GPS.
Mar 15, 2018
Plus Codes are not a replacement for pin codes but just an easier way for determining your location, says Google Maps product leadSince it is open source, Vitaldevara said that third-party agencies could add in extra characters in case they want to make this more precise.
Jun 30, 2017
US police warn parents that Snapchat's Snap Map is a threat to their children's safetyHowever, the new update features a "Ghost Mode" option, which when turned on allows the user's location to remain hidden.
Mar 27, 2017
Here mapping and location services releases new tools for developersHere, the automotive industry-owned mapping and location services company is launching a new set of tools that will let any developer easily build and launch an app that needs location-specific features.
Nov 30, 2016
Drones are mapping Indian cities, where they are permitted to operateDrones are increasingly used in India to curb deforestation and check illegal mining and quarrying.
Sep 13, 2016
Nvidia Corp shows off smaller and more efficient AI computer for Baidu carU.S. chipmaker Nvidia Corp showed off on Monday a smaller and more efficient artificial intelligence computer for self-driving cars, saying it would power Baidu's mapping and autonomous vehicle technology.
Aug 01, 2016
Uber is investing $500 million in its own mapping project; will be separate from Google MapsGoogle Maps just is not good enough for Uber, so Uber is creating its own map of the world that is tailor made for Uber's needs.
May 10, 2016
Depicting an incorrect map of India could land you a Rs 100 crore fineWrong depiction of the map of India could land the violators in jail with a maximum term of seven years and fine up to Rs 100 crore.
Jun 30, 2015
Microsoft sells display ad business to AOL, and map business to UberThe moves mean Microsoft will focus on its growing search advertising business based on its Bing search engine, and displaying maps on its Windows devices rather than generating the maps themselves.
May 02, 2015
Nepal earthquake: How digital volunteers mapped affected areas within 48 hoursOn April 25, a 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit Nepal with the tremors and aftershocks killing over 5000 people. The same day began efforts from across the world to map the affected areas that will help with search, rescue and relief.