Mobile location developments

Mobile phones and other devices are helping all sorts of useful objects ‘know’ where they are – and tell everybody else about it. In a 30-minute radio programme from the BBC, Peter Day hears from the people building companies out of this dramatic new sensing ability.

LOTS of food for thought in this pointer to the future. In Business: Location, Location. If nothing else your ears will prick up at about 20 minutes in. (Note: the programme recording starts a minute ahead of the programme.)

STOP PRESS: If in the mobile phone industry and this item interests you, you may be interested in this Cambridge Wireless Handset and Location Special Interest Group 16 July .