location location  /loʊ ˈkeɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a point or extent in space
  2. (n) the act of putting something in a certain place
  3. (n) a determination of the place where something is
  4. (n) a workplace away from a studio at which some or all of a movie may be made

Usage(s):

  1. Because location and tracking are two different matters.
  2. A British scholar-adventurer says he knows the location of the lost Ark, or at least the last earthly connection we have to it.
  3. While critics of co-location cry foul, reps from the NYSE say co-location is common and fair and that all exchanges charge for similar services.

News

  1. In real estate rebound, location still sparks most home sales

    It still boils down to the adage of 'location, location, location' when it comes to selling homes in the Rochester region, area real estate professionals say.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

  2. Does location matter when it comes to cloud infrastructure?

    ZURICH, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- You might think that in cyberspace, the servers might as well be anywhere. But even in the era of cloud computing, physical location matters. So where are your ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Lakeview Location Coming For Redhot Ranch

    The new location will also serve burgers. [ more › ]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Chicagoist

Quotes

  1. "One was blown up here while the second fled to an unknown location. We believe it may be used to attack some other place," Khan told the Reuters news agency.
    on Jan 1, 2010 By: Ayub Khan Source: France24

  2. "I'm not going to leave undisturbed the impression that I made an announcement about a specific location," Ms Gillard told 4BC.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Julia Gillard Source: Herald Sun

  3. Along these lines, Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo, president and CEO of Nokia, said in a company statement, "Location based services are one of the cornerstones of Nokia's Internet services strategy."
    on Oct 1, 2007 By: Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo Source: Wireless Week

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