Tag Archive for mapping

Nokia Acquires Mapping Startup Desti

Natalie Gagliordi of ZDnet reports, “It looks like Nokia is expanding its HERE Maps mapping business with its acquisition of the mapping startup Desti, a spinout from SRI International — the same group responsible for Apple’s Siri.”

The Semantics Behind Poderopedia

Alvaro Graves recently discussed the semantic technology behind Poderopedia, a project out of the Poderomedia Foundation that hopes to promote greater transparency in Chile by mapping and visualizing relationships among Chile’s elite.

Big Data, Little Privacy

by Angela Guess A new article discusses the recent surge in privacy concerns following public realization regarding the iPhone location trail: “If privacy is dead (as a number of technology executives in whose interest it is for us not to care about privacy have opined), there wouldn’t have been much fuss over the most recent…