Sad Mother Pleads For Stolen Cell Phone Back, Gives Police GPS Info

January 11, 2012

Cell phones can sometimes house our most precious memories. One Florida mother is living with the reality of having these memories stolen from her and her terminally ill 3-year-old daughter. Melissa Vazquez lost her phone while out on the town with some family members on Sunday, January 8th. She was at the Passion Nightclub at [...]

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GPS Navigation App Waze Boosts Public Presences With ABC Local Affiliate Deal

December 8, 2011

Waze announced today that they made a brilliant marketing move by partnering with ABC affiliated news networks to provide real-time traffic updates for traffic reporters around the country.  The navigation app, which can be used on iPhone, Android, Windows, Nokia, and Blackberry phones, already has 9 million users and is sure to grab some more [...]

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FCC Rules GPS Must Be In VoIP, Cell Phones For E911 Tracking

October 8, 2011

According to this ruling by the FCC all wireless providers and VoIP services are required to use GPS tracking technology to provide E911 services to their customers and the government. The idea behind the ruling is to create a more reliable and faster working location finding mechanism for people who are making distressed phone calls. [...]

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Criminal Makes Mistake, Commits Crime With GPS Tracking Bracelet On

January 15, 2011

A 17 year old burglary suspect has an air tight case against him thanks to the GPS tracking bracelet he was wearing while committing two additional robbers. Why he would commit the crimes while wearing the tracking device is anyone’s guess. Perhaps he enjoys being a criminal? Here is the report out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin [...]

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Virginia State Legislator Plans On Introducing GPS Tracking Bill To Legislature

January 15, 2011

In the wake of recent tragedy, one Virginia legislator is looking to GPS tracking technology for a solution. According to reports out of Martinsville, Virginia, Del. Ward Armstrong is going to be proposing a bill to the Legislature that will bring real time GPS tracking for certain types of criminals. Here is the report from [...]

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OK Go Uses GPS Tracking While Filming Music Video

January 6, 2011

OK Go has created a new video where they utilize a GPS tracking app to spell out their name in the city of Los Angelos. Here’s the video: The app is Range Rover Pulse of the City and is available on iTunes.

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Baby Jesus Is Kept Safe By GPS Tracking

December 24, 2010

If you are looking to keep your baby Jesus safe this Christmas season then reports that the New York based security company, BrickHouse Securtrity, is loaning tracking systems for this very purpose is like the sound of Santa’s sleigh to a 6-year-old’s ears. Hooligans across the country are facing stiffer resistance from churches who are [...]

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North Lake Tahoe Resort Introduces GPS Tracking For Youth Skiers

November 8, 2010

Do you ever wonder what would happen if your child gets lost on the mountain during skiing lessons? One North Lake Tahoe resort is taking a proactive step to put parents at ease if this were to happen. Alpine Meadows is has just announced a whole host of new improvements at the beginning of the [...]

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Religious Cell Phone App Leverages GPS Tracking To Reach The Faithful

November 4, 2010

It is important to remember that people are not only using GPS in cell phones to make money or to keep people safe. They are also using it to improve their religious devotion. The following is story coming out of an Asian Roman Catholic news agency: As the smartphone phenomenon gathers pace, religious groups in [...]

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Cell Phone Tracking Catches Teenage Burglars

November 4, 2010

Cell phones are incredibly powerful devices for people seeking to protect themselves and their families. It, however, is not as well known that cell phones are also great devices to get stolen – especially if they have GPS tracking application installed in them! Check out this news story: A parental tracking device in a cell [...]

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Man Finds Out GPS Tracking Does Not Say I Love You

November 4, 2010

I don’t think this Jacksonville, Florida man knew what he was getting himself into when he placed a GPS tracking device on the car of his estranged wife. He probably thought he was somehow telling her that he love him. Apparently both she and the police have a different opinion about that type of activity. [...]

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