Mapinfo2Google.mbx converts MapInfo map objects from one or more visible layers within a Mapinfo map window to a Google Earth KML file. Includes source code provided under GNU General Public License. Requires Mapinfo Pro ver 4.1 or later.
The U.S. Government Accounting office is examining the risks to consumers’ privacy by location-based services, and in particular how those risks apply to the future of the "connected car." The Centre for Spatial Law and Policy’s executive director, Kevin Pomfret, explains how regulators intend to broadly apply existing privacy guidelines to the collection, use, storage and distribution of geolocated data....