TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) announced it received five new wireless patents this past week. Among them was one that caught our editors' eyes: U.S. Patent No. 7,805,483 "Apparatus and Method for Associating Geospatial Location to Content on a Network." It provides the ability to associate specific geospatial locations with virtual content on the Internet. Our editors explore why it's making some people uncomfortable.
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