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New SC bill would require domestic abusers to wear GPS monitors

Domestic violence suspects could soon be monitored while awaiting trial if a proposed bill becomes law.

Check your compass: The magnetic north pole is on the move

Earth's north magnetic pole has been drifting so fast in the last few decades that scientists that past estimates are no longer accurate enough for precise navigation.

NC high court weighs if tracking sex offenders reasonable

North Carolina's Supreme Court is re-evaluating whether forcing sex offenders to be perpetually tracked by GPS-linked devices, sometimes for the rest of their lives, is justified or a Constitution-violating unreasonable search.

Google tracks your movements, like it or not

Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to.

New cars increasingly crammed with distracting technology

The infotainment technology that automakers are cramming into the dashboard of new vehicles is making drivers take their eyes off the road and hands off the wheel for dangerously long periods of time, an AAA study says.
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Sex offender whose case heard by Supreme Court arrested

The convicted sex offender who took his case all the way to the United States Supreme Court over whether he should be forced to wear an ankle bracelet, now faces new charges.

Woman follows GPS, drives into lake

A driver in Canada took an unexpected swim. Police blame it on foggy weather and her GPS.

For first time, drone delivers package to residential area

A Nevada firm says one of its drones has successfully completed the first fully autonomous package delivery in a residential area in the U.S.
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GPS ‘cyberstalking’ crime approved by North Carolina House

Legislation making it a crime in most cases for someone to use GPS devices to track others against their will has cleared the North Carolina House.

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