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Why Your Content Marketing Leads Aren’t Converting (and What to Do About It)

Why are you doing content marketing?“Because our competitors are…”“To gain exposure…”“Because I was told I had to…”I ask this question a lot, and the …

Marketing

High Tech Backpack Features GPS Tracking, Bluetooth Speaker, and Much More

In terms of feature packed backpacks for travel and daily commuting, few can come close to matching up with the iBackPack. This bag – which is …

Facebook revokes internship for student who created location tracking app

TORONTO – Facebook has revoked an internship offer to Harvard student Aran Khanna after he created an app using Facebook Messenger data that allowed …

Google Wants To Use Your Car's GPS To Track Potholes

Potholes are more than just a driving annoyance, they can actually damage a vehicle. So in addition to providing traffic warnings, Google now wants …

GPS gadgets

Despite the onslaught of mapping systems on smart phones, the GPS industry continues to appeal to various customers. Maybe you are a hiker or maybe …

Wis. police launch GPS tracking device system for pursuits

By Lauren Prince<br>NBC New<p>MILWAUKEE, Wis. — As a car bolts away, a device embedded in the front grille of a pursuing police car launches a small …

National Geographic put a GPS tracker inside a fake ivory tusk — here’s where it went

In the September 2015 issue of National Geographic, journalist Bryan Christy's story, "Tracking Ivory," began with a brilliant idea: Design artificial elephant tusks, complete with GPS devices, and monitor where they travel.<p>With help from experts, the tusks became a reality and journeyed across …

Wildlife

The 2015 Innovation By Design Awards Winners: Data Visualization

From improving classrooms to improving city politics, here’s 2015’s best work in data visualization.<p>We have more access to large swaths of information than ever, but it’s all but useless if it isn’t packaged and presented in way we can all understand. This has pushed data visualization into the …

Data Visualization

The House That Could Save the World

The next generation of ultra-efficient houses will redefine how we fight climate change—and how we live.<p>In July, when Portland was sweltering at upwards of 100 degrees, the tenants of The Orchards wondered if they had air conditioning. The temperature in their apartments never rose above 70.<p>They …

Green Living

Connected cars are almost here

Get ready for the biggest change to driving in the history of the automobile. Transportation and information are converging at a rate much faster than anyone imagined possible even just a few years ago.<p>Every major automaker is grappling with the shift. General Motors has made a big bet on …

Car Tech