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Like Strava, could Snapchat inadvertently reveal sensitive info?

I saw a Tweet from CNN Tech. The report was about how Strava, the fitness device, generates a heatmap showing people’s location when they train. Of course, this map only […]

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Dude where’s my car? Google has the answer to find your parked car

Has this ever happened to you? You arrive at a shopping mall, park your car, walk in, meet your friends for lunch, grab a couple of essential items and then, […]

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Google adds Send to Device option

  Having a smartphone means having access to the internet and to apps (oh and the ability to make phone call too). While we can download a multitude of apps, […]

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How to stop Google from tracking your location history

Some of us are freaked out by the fact that Google has website that allows our movements to be tracked. If you use Google Maps on your Android device you […]

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Explore is new feature for Google Maps

Whenever we travel to a new city (and sometimes even in our own city), at some point we ask ourselves  “what is there to do around here?” or “where can […]

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mapIT brings GPS Mapping indoors

In January, I attended an event hosted by mapIT where the essence of digital mapping was exposed (read story here). At the event mapIT chief executive officer Etienne Louw discussed […]

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How Google can save you time and petrol with new Traffic system

There is nothing more frustrating than being stuck in a traffic. If you are fortunate to have a GPS with Live Traffic than you are automatically routed around any problem […]

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