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Deitel Presents Location-based Services: Big Help or Big Brother?

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The ability to locate users and provide them with information is crucial to the development of the wireless internet, but it also raises significant privacy concerns. Deitel™ reviews the potential benefits and dangers of location-based services.

In this article, we discuss various location-based services and location-identifying technologies under development and in use today. We examine the automotive industry, fleet tracking, wireless marketing and advertising, wireless mapping, security and theft control and location-based technologies used in the agricultural and environmental fields.

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