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location

1. a place outside a studio where filming is done
2. Computing a position in a memory capable of holding a unit of information, such as a word, and identified by its address
3. Roman and Scots law the letting out on hire of a chattel or of personal services

Location

 

the determination of the position of an object. A distinction is made among sonar, optical location, and radar, depending on the method used. Many animals have the ability to locate objects.

location

[lō′kā·shən]
(computer science)
Any place in which data may be stored; usually expressed as a number.

location

Location

The identification of one's current physical location on the planet. Turning Location on in a phone or tablet activates the GPS radio in the device. See location app and GPS.
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The Sensorvault database is connected to a Google service called Location History.
The executive hints that the move will address the concerns of Android users who had been asking whether Facebook gets their location even when they're not using the app.
'Instagram does not currently store Location History; we'll keep people updated with any changes to our location settings in the future,' the spokesperson added.
'The House With a Clock In Its Walls,' Universal, $12,605,120, 3,592 locations, $3,509 average, $44,858,345, 2 Weeks.
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Sign location: Near Lake Michigan and the Rawley Point Lighthouse
The location tracking feature is crucial to a lot of apps such as cab-hailing apps, food ordering, maps, and so on.
A location upgrade is four times more expensive than what most renters can afford.
HERE has been driving this trend to be a pure conflict-free horizontal platform which has helped it to become the leading location platform player globally.
- Location: Jeddah - King Abdul Aziz International Airport (Saudi Arabia)
Skyhook has launched Precision Location for IoT, a solution for integrating precision location into connected devices, the company said.
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