Thursday, May 17, 2007

Next tool in Social Networking, Your GPS enabled Cell Phone!

According to this Reuters article; Finding friends and meeting new ones could become even more important uses for global-positioning chips than getting from A to B as the technology spreads to cell phones in coming years.

Combined with mobile Internet access, the Global Positioning System is seen in the industry as adding a new dimension to social networking that could also have implications for the media business.

"One of the more compelling things that we might use every day is the integration of that (GPS) information into knowing where my friends are," said Miles Flint, president of cell phone maker Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications. the in Paris this week.

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Social networking via GPS phone

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