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Lecture12 - LBS-A new technology Geography 12: Maps and...

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1 Geography 12: Maps and Spatial Reasoning Lecture 12: Navigation: Location-based services and Web Mapping Professor Keith Clarke LBS-A new technology • Services developed and distributed by wireless and other providers that provide information specific to a location. • Users do not have to manually specify ZIP codes or other location identifiers to use location-based services. • Examples: – Requesting the nearest business or service – Receiving alerts – Finding a friend •L B S a l l o
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2 Find a friend, or a car RFID tracking: Aeroscout Bladerunner Jackets (UK) RFID tag applications
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3 Precision Agriculture GPS enabled innovation Cell phone based-mobile search Pull technology: e.g. sports alerts on phones Push technology
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4 Navigation tools Some features • Spoken street directions and turns
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This note was uploaded on 12/27/2011 for the course GEOG 12 taught by Professor Gautier during the Fall '08 term at UCSB.

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Lecture12 - LBS-A new technology Geography 12: Maps and...

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