Location-based services can also handle privacy, says Ontario

The appeal to retailers of mobile location technologies is the possibility that data gathered from wireless smart phones and tablets can...

March 20th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Ruckus to offer cloud-based Wi-Fi location services

Location-based services are usually thought of as an outdoor capability linked to smart phones that can deliver targeted messages to people....

February 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Canadian location-based data company sold to French firm

In a way, it's a marriage of a Canadian electronic data specialist and a European company that focuses on snail...

October 21st, 2013 Howard Solomon

Singapore boosts free Wi-Fi speed

Singapore boosts free Wi-Fi speed

Singapore's free Wi-Fi  service, Wireless@SG, got a speed boost this week as the government agency that oversees the service outlined...

September 2nd, 2009 Sumner Lemon

Rogers AT&T added to wireless arsenal

Rogers AT&T added to wireless arsenal

In another step aimed at catapulting its software onto mobile devices, Microsoft Corp. announced recently that it has struck an...

August 22nd, 2002 Scott Gardner and Cindy Steinman

Concerns mount over wireless location technology

Concerns mount over wireless location technology

Worries over privacy in wireless location-based services dominated the start of the Mobile Commerce Conference in San Jose, Calif., although...

February 14th, 2001 Matt Hamblen