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    Geeky moment

    I'm just tracking my daughter's flight to Amsterdam via a real-time map on my mobile phone - now that's what I call cool

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    If you daughter knew what you did, I am sure she would say something else.

    like Daaadd, you worry too much....

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    When we went to Cornwall last summer I knew people would keep phoning me up asking where I was at etc, so I set up latitude on my droid and emailed everyone the link. It was pretty geeky too - but it meant I didn't keep getting texts/phone calls

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    Geeky moment no 2 - just tracked her flight back and nipped outside and saw her plane flying over Winter Hill

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    We truly are in the information age!

    i assume its http://www.flightradar24.com/ BTW

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    yep

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    Quote Originally Posted by SimpleSi View Post
    Geeky moment no 2 - just tracked her flight back and nipped outside and saw her plane flying over Winter Hill

    Si
    Hope it missed the transmitter for my TV!

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