GPS

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Cyclists create 50-mile GPS Turkey on San Francisco streets

For the fourth year in a row cyclist Bret Lobree has drawn a…

 

Just because a passenger has luggage, doesn’t necessarily mean they’re headed to the airport. (Courtesy photo)

Being at the right place at the right time

It’s a quiet night. I’m close to my nut, but still in…

 

Morgan Freeman, pictured at AARP’s Movies for Grownups Awards in Southern California, is lending his soothing  voice to a navigation app. (Matt Sayles/Invision for AARP/AP Images)

Scoop: Take Morgan Freeman’s voice with you on the road

Morgan Freeman’s voice can be on your phone. Tired of hearing the…

 

A Muni arrival time prediction app in front of a historic Muni streetcar. GABRIELLE LURIE/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINER

NextBus Muni predictions inaccurate during commute hours almost half the time, study says

Most Muni riders at one time or another have shared the experience…

A Muni arrival time prediction app in front of a historic Muni streetcar. GABRIELLE LURIE/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINER
Intimate knowledge of The City's back streets allowed taxi drivers to thrive during the Dreamforce overload, while ride-hail drivers were stuck in traffic, relying upon GPS to navigate through San Francisco. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Brains top apps at Dreamforce

Dreamforce, Dreamforce, Dreamforce... That’s all everyone talked about on Thursday, the last…

Intimate knowledge of The City's back streets allowed taxi drivers to thrive during the Dreamforce overload, while ride-hail drivers were stuck in traffic, relying upon GPS to navigate through San Francisco. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerSan Francisco is considering outfitting city government vehicles with GPS devices in order to track usage.

Yee speaks on plan to put GPS in SF city vehicles

Within a year, thousands of vehicles comprising the city fleet will be…

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerSan Francisco is considering outfitting city government vehicles with GPS devices in order to track usage.
Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerSan Francisco is considering outfitting city government vehicles with GPS devices in order to track usage.

San Francisco may equip city fleet with GPS tracking

San Francisco may outfit its entire city fleet with global positioning devices…

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerSan Francisco is considering outfitting city government vehicles with GPS devices in order to track usage.

Tracking device leads police to suspected iPhone thieves

Modern technology may have outsmarted two alleged robbers when the iPhone they…

Daily Outrage: Trusting GPS too much traps couple in snowbound Oregon forest

WHO: John Rhoads and Starry Bush-Rhoads of Reno, Nev.WHAT: The Nevada couple,…