News and Analysis
There was a lot of "Gee whiz!" and corny jokes about Sunday night's announcement from Amazon that the retailer is considering using drone to deliver packages to its customers' doorsteps. CEO Jeff Bezos in an interview on 60 Minutes described drone delivery within...Read more
How will maps interact with the Internet of Things? Will we cause actions with maps? Will a simple spatial query change traffic lights or lock gates?
The Guardian reports that Apple has purchased Topsy, a firm that analyzes social media and specially Twitter.
Apple has bought the social media analysis company Topsy, in a deal reportedly worth $200m ... Led by Oxford graduate Duncan Greatwood, Topsy provides...Read more
This week our editors dive into the latest advances in location-based advertising. What works? What does not?
DigitalGlobe held its investor day on November 20th at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Denver, Colorado. Editor in chief Joe Francica provides a report on what investors were told about how the company plans to grow beyond the core imagery business.