Google Moves Top Exec Mayer to Focus on Location
By Kenneth Corbin | Article Published October 13, 2010
By shifting one of its leading lights and longest-serving executives to head the geo/local division, Google signals that it's getting serious about location-based services and ads.
Tags: Google, search, location-based services, geolocation, Marissa Mayer
Will Geolocation Find a Home on Linux Desktops?
By Bruce Byfield | Article Published August 04, 2009
The capability to detect and record your location is already starting to arrive in GNOME and KDE. But these early implementations are just a hint of what geolocation will soon provide.
Tags: Google, Gnome, KDE, GNU/Linux desktop, geolocation