geo-location

  • ZuluTime Issued Patent For Location Aware Wireless Networks

    ZuluTime Issued Patent For Location Aware Wireless Networks

    Geoff Rhoads, co-founder of ZuluTime, a company developing location-based services for wireless networks, is a prolific inventor. The amateur astronomer and astrophysicist has over 300 patents to his name, ranging from digital watermarking (his patents are currently used in currencies around the world to prevent counterfeiting) to 30-meter-tall deep space telescopes. Back in 1995, Rhoads founded… Read More

  • Twitter’s Golden Egg: Location

    Twitter’s Golden Egg: Location

    Twitter’s core strength—limiting posts to 140 characters—has created opportunities for other websites and apps to siphon off and capture users around activity that originated on Twitter. These new sites and services leverage Twitter’s distribution pipes, free of charge, offering little or nothing in return. In 2010, these common tweeting behaviors created opportunities for new… Read More