Epicenter – Wired News
In other words, information that has a GPS tag to it – a photo taken at a particular location – all those kinds of things are very, very interesting. And he had spent a lot of time, I found out later, looking at the question of GPS enabled phones. And all of that predated the map stuff.
So if you assume that every document should also have a GPS coordinate, then you get his point. It’s every photo, every document. So that document’s current GPS coordinate is this room. A more interesting question would be where did you author it. Because the GPS location of its authoring might be of great interest. Historically, when Fred wrote the defining document of his career, where was he? It’s a very interesting idea, it’s Larry’s idea.