geotagging

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geotagging

Adding the current geographic location of the camera or smartphone to an image or message, or adding the static geographic location to a street address. The location data contain latitude and longitude, although altitude and bearing (distance from North) may also be included. See GPS-enabled camera and geotracking.
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Crowdsourcing Individuals are able to report crimes or events that are happening live with the Geo-tagging technology, uploading video as well as texting and chatting, to warn the rest of the crowd.
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police has been geo-tagging the crime scenes of heinous offences including terrorism, kidnapping for ransom, murder, dacoity, robbery, burglary etc.
Tenders are invited for providing vehicle tracking system by geo-tagging for municipal vehicles in tadepalligudem municipality.
Instead of a hefty PS500,000 price tag, Gary Ridley - the force's assistant chief officer - managed to track down the devices for around PS60,000, and said the geo-tagging capabilities of the devices will allow officers to keep an eye on offenders using the force's IT system, which will save a further PS7 a day in police time spent on check-up calls.
AAP MLA Adarsh Shastri, who moderated the technical discussions over the three days, said, "WiFi will be the first phase of making Delhi a digital city and will bridge the digital divide by creating an information superhighway, which will consist of CCTV, geo-tagging, m-governance, e-governance and other citizen services being built on top of WiFi as a service.
Because of geo-tagging features on smartphones, poachers can work out from the images the co-ordinates of animals sought for their ivory, teeth or fur.
The other features and specs of the Nokia Lumia 635 smartphone include a 5 MP rear-facing camera with autofocus, geo-tagging and panorama features, 8 GB of internal storage capacity, a microSD card slot that expands memory storage up to 128 GB, OneDrive with 15 GB cloud storage, 4G LTE connectivity, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.
And, a geo-tagging system allows location-based offers to be showcased to members.
Geo-tagging means precisely what it sounds like: a tweet is embedded with the latitude/longitude location of the tweeter.
2 photo lens, two flashes for color correction, automatic image stabilization, face detection and geo-tagging, panorama and burst mode for best picture choice, 1,080-pixel HD video, and 120 frames-per-second slow motion.
Humboldt State University is shining a spotlight on hate speech through a digital geo-tagging map that pinpoints the origins of hateful tweets from Americans' Twitter accounts.