Tag: location data

Apps & OS, Mobile

Google and Apple are banning technology for sharing users’ location data

December 11, 2020

Via: The Verge

You may have never heard of the company X-Mode Social, but its code may be in some of the apps on your phone, tracking and selling your location data. Now, Google and Apple are trying to put a stop to […]

Application areas, Other

Melissa Data Releases Platform that Allows Users Access to Location Data

December 6, 2016

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Melissa Data is releasing a Master Address Table tool to validate, enhance, and manage addresses in a local neighborhood or area. The Master Address Table will contain current, detailed information on more than 180 million U.S. addresses, including residential, commercial, […]

Apps & OS, Mobile

Google adds ability to send your location when you call emergency services

July 26, 2016

Via: Phone Arena

Google Play Services often has some of the best updates for Android users, because even if the features added aren’t necessarily the best, the updates get pushed out to 99% of the Google Android world quickly and quietly in the […]