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Animals in the Wild ‘Tweet’ Via GPS Trackers

The Realtime Report

In Central Kenya, four GPS-tagged bull elephants are “tweeting” through the hashtag #ElephantsLive. GPS trackers on each elephant allow scouts to follow their location via mobile phone app. Lately wild animals have been joining the fray; two recent examples include sharks off the Australian coast and African elephants.

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Invasive or Indispensable: The Case of Permanent GPS

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Is it only a matter of time until we do something ridiculously life saving but also incredibly invasive — like implant GPS tracking devices — so that we can never truly disappear? In extreme circumstances, the bottom line is that this privacy invasive RFID/GPS device can save your life. Photos by Shutterstock.

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5 Best GPS Navigation Apps for iPhone in 2023


The evolution of GPS navigation apps for the iPhone is remarkable. Also, to save on mobile data & battery life, you can download maps with various offline GPS on iPhone. Also Read: Offline Navigation Apps For Android Best GPS Navigation Apps for iPhone 1. This app comes pre-installed on your device. It can be used offline.

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How To Use Android Phone As A GPS Tracker Device


It’s beneficial to be aware of your Android phone’s GPS system. When a device is lost or stolen, GPS is useful. Android smartphones can be used as GPS phone trackers and as GPS receivers. A GPS tracker on an Android phone sounds like a good idea. So, how you can enable GPS tracking on Android phones?

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Social Media Marketing GPS

SMGPS will tell you the why & how to use social media for marketing, 1 tweet at a time. You'll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls.

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8 Best GPS Speedometer Apps For Android In 2022


And thanks to smartphones, you can now have the best GPS speedometer apps at your disposal. When another person is driving your vehicle or the speedometer of your vehicle is damaged, in that situation, GPS speedometer apps can be handy for determining the speed. Top GPS Speedometer Apps For Android In 2022. List of Contents 1.

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Twitter's Shift Away From GPS-Tagged Tweets Suggests It Will Be Harder To Fight 'Deep Fakes'

Forbes Social Media

Twitter's shift away from geotagged tweets over the past seven years suggests even the oversharing user base of social media regards their locative privacy as sacrosanct and thus solutions to "deep fakes" that involve GPS-based digital signatures are unlikely to gain traction.

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