China using Beidou to track people
Published in News
Thursday, 05 May 2016 14:02

China using Beidou to track people

Taiwan government warns employees not to use it

The Taiwan Ministry of Science and Technology is warning government employees to avoid using phones that use China's GPS system Beidou to prevent ‘targeted attacks’

Smart shoes: MediaTek Labs help track your kids
Published in Wearables

Answering the eternal question - where is my kid?

MediaTek LinkIt developer board has enabled the creation of a rather interesting product, wearable connected shoes. 

Germans invent shock nav
Published in News
Friday, 17 April 2015 10:42

Germans invent shock nav

Ve have vays of making you valk

German boffins from the University of Hannover have come up with a Sat Nav for walkers which delivers electric shocks to a leg muscle.

Monday, 25 November 2013 12:58

Motorists hate sat-nav

AA survey shows they prefer print

Monday, 02 July 2012 12:02

GPS drives woman into sand trap

y questionmark

Oh that 2D driving

Monday, 10 January 2011 11:32

Japan wants its own GPS system

Just can't trust the Yanks
Monday, 06 September 2010 10:55

ExoPC 11.6-inch tablet goes up for pre-order


32GB and 64GB models with Windows 7

iOS 4 transmits location information to third parties