location services

Latté Locator helps you find Starbucks on your Windows Phone, pulls data right from Seattle

Latté Locator helps you find Starbucks on your Windows Phone, pulls data right from Seattle

Latté Locator is a simple, nicely laid out Starbucks finder app for Windows Phone. Latté Locator will not only discern the closest Starbucks but also map out directions to get you to that next cup of joe and pull up contact information for that particular café. What makes the app unique though is where it gets its data. It’s not scrapping it from Google or Bing like other apps, but...

George Ponder 41
Nokia highlights how anonymous data collection helps improve HERE apps and services

Nokia highlights how anonymous data collection helps improve HERE apps and services

Nokia has gone into some detail about how the company uses anonymous data collection from consumers who utilise its location services to help improve the overall HERE experience offered. A number of data sources are relied upon to maintain and update mapping, as well as innovative tools that can detect changes and trigger action points. Sounds like the creation of the Matrix, right?...

Rich Edmonds 27