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Nokia experimental indoors locator service

GPS is all well and good but is useless indoors and in sight obscured landscapes like ravines or dense urban enviornments its nigh on impossioble to get a decent signal. So, this non- GPS location service from Nokia is very … Continue reading

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Virtual Tour Guide with Personality

Rob Pooley gave a talk at the BCS Edinburgh branch about producing a handheld virtual guide.  This has the ability to download tours, upload text and images, and to adapt the presentation to the user’s ratings of the information provided.  … Continue reading

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Open Location Services

Its intersting to note that the geospatial community’s main standards promoting body , whilst having a suite of open location service interfaces, seems not be as dynamic in this areas as in some others. Is this because the market is … Continue reading

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