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The History of Location Technology

Location-based services like Foursquare and Gowalla put a friendly face on a Big Brother-like technology that lets people know where you are and what you are doing at all times. But it’s just the latest manifestation of a human need to track their whereabouts. From smoke signals to smartphones, these technologies have made navigation so…

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Cell Phone Operating Systems

Around the world, people have come to rely on smartphones. These phones have many of the same basic capabilities of a computer and their operating systems vary depending on the brand of the phone and user preference. While iPhoneOS, Symbian and RIM are the most popular mobile operating systems worldwide, other operating systems, such as…