Posts tagged ‘tracking’

December 19, 2013

Where were you yesterday?

by duncanr

police interrogationYou’ve all seen movies or programmes on TV where a character is asked to recall where they were at a time and date in the past.

Some of you may have been unfortunate enough to have police put that question to you

As someone who has difficulty remembering where I was and what I did the day before yesterday, I only hope I am never required to provide police with an alibi for an incident that happened weeks or months ago

Fortunately, if ever I find myself in that situation, Google may be able to help me.

As the owner of an Android phone which has . . .

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October 31, 2011

GPS Shoes for Alzheimer Sufferers and Prostitutes

by duncanr

My dad didn’t suffer from Alzheimers – it was about the only thing that wasn’t wrong with him – but he caused a bit of a kerfuffle some years back when he went missing for several hours.

Tuesdays and Thursdays, a minibus picked him up from his apartment and drove him two blocks to a day centre. I was at work when they called to say they’d lost the bugger. They surmised he had . . .

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