Will Location-Based Service Find Itself?

Medford, Cassimir
October 2008
Red Herring;10/9/2008, p3
Trade Publication
The article presents an analysis of the status of location-based services in the U.S., as of October 2008. It states that analysts are scaling back their growth projections for such applications as Global Positioning System (GPS)-enabled buddy lists because users have concerns over some issues, such as the potential for privacy breaches. It notes that the firms Networks in Motion and TeleNav have been successful in marketing cellular telephone-based navigation applications.


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