Geocaching Software

Free Geocaching Software CacheMagnet is a free, open source geocaching waypoint management program. CacheMaps shows maps for selected geocaches. Finds and Finders keeps track of how many cachers have found your caches. GCz – Geocaching application for Windows Mobile. iMapper allows you to view a GPS location online in any of several popular mapping sites.…

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Google deletes ‘RuFraud’ scam Android apps

Google has removed 22 applications from its Android Market after they were discovered to contain fraudulent software. Apps posing as popular third-party software such as Angry Birds tricked users into sending premium text messages. Google has said it swiftly removes apps that violate its security policies. Google’s Android platform is used on a large number…

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TomTom reduces 10% Workforce

According to an announcement TomTom will reduce the number of full time jobs by 457, approximately 10% of the total workforce. 255 roles will be made redundant, half of which are in The Netherlands. The remainder will be achieved through attrition, explained TomTom. The research and development activities and the Existing R&D activities will be…

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Google Indoor Maps for Android

Google indoor maps for Android provides information about indoor positioning and floor level. With this addition to Google Maps the detailed floor plans automatically appear when you’re viewing the map and zoomed in on a building where indoor map data is available. The familiar “blue dot” icon indicates your location within several meters, and when…

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Geocaching

What Is Geocaching? Geocaching (pronounced geo-kash-ing) is an outdoor activity in which the participants use a Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver or mobile device and other navigational techniques to hide and seek containers, called “geocaches” or “caches”. Geocaching is also an activity that encompasses all of the below and more: – Gets you out into…

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