Re: geo-fence or geofence or geo fence?

Subject: Re: geo-fence or geofence or geo fence?
From: Lauren <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2014 15:18:50 -0800

On 1/22/2014 11:49 AM, Robert Lauriston wrote:

Looking at the Google results, it seems like "geofence" is more common
among big players in the map and GPS markets.

I would not use "geo fence" since "geo" is not a word.

Google might take issue with that statement. Google Geo is not exactly new and there are quite a few Google Geo products.

In discussing geofences, it is probably best to use Google's style since this is a Google widget.

Regarding whether to use a hyphen, never use a hyphen for code or terms used in code.

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