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Wednesday: October 28, 2009

Google pulls the curtain back on GPS system for Android 2.0 devices.Google pulls the curtain back on GPS system for Android 2.0 devices.

This bit of Google software might be just the reason why Apple decided to recently acquire their own little map company. Also, this can't be good news for the folks over at TomTom.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Google @ 3:34 PM | Tags (12) | android | automatic | directions | google | gps | guidance | mobile | navigation | routing | tomtom | turns | voice |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: August 21, 2009

Turns out that walking in circles is a natural thing.Turns out that walking in circles is a natural thing.

Researchers tested the popular notion and found that not only do people walk in circles if they have no guidance, but they do not favor left-handed circles, a common myth spurred from the fact that a heart leans to a person's left.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Science @ 7:56 AM | Tags (7) | study | research | science | walking | circles | left | guidance |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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