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A non-technical look at mobile app development
Presented by The Jed Mahonis Group

15: Chris Ruff - Location Tracking in On-Demand Mobile Apps

Published June 8, 2018
Run time: 00:30:30
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Tim interviews Chris Ruff of Glympse who explains how location-tracking works in a mobile app and how you can securely & accurately provide a service provider's location to your customers.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • What the "on-demand economy" really is
  • The importance of being good stewards of your user’s private data.
  • How to strike a balance between high-accuracy location data and a user’s precious battery life
  • The limitations of traditional GPS and how you can get truly accurate location for a service provider

This episode is brought to you by The Jed Mahonis Group, who builds mobile software solutions for the on-demand economy. Learn more at https://jmg.mn.

Recorded June 5, 2018 | Edited by Jordan Daoust