Geofencing just might be the catalyst for location-based advertising the so-called “holy grail” of LBS. And 2013 seems to be shaping up as the year geofencing seals the deal. Both ABI Research and Broadcom, the chip makers, see the potential.
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Neil Calvert read and listened to what the Directions Magazine editors had to say about BIM and GIS and he didn't completely agree. So he offers a ten point interpretation of BIM plus some links to additional resources.