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HopStop Launches Crowd-Sourced Transit Alerts Through HopStop Live!

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HopStop, the location services app that helps you navigate the wacky world of public transportation, has today unveiled its biggest product launch ever, with the release of HopStop Live! The service is integrated with HopStop’s default iPhone app, as well as having its own standalone app called “Live!” The apps...
HopStop Launches Crowd-Sourced Transit Alerts Through HopStop Live!

Arqiva snaps up UK public WiFi hotspot operator Spectrum for £23m

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Arqiva, the communications infrastructure and media services company with customers such as the BBC, ITV, BSkyB and the UK’s five major mobile network operators, has snapped up WiFi hotspot provider Spectrum Interactive (‘Spectrum’) for £23.4 million (US$36.7 million). The last time we reported on Spectrum was when it had partnered...
Arqiva snaps up UK public WiFi hotspot operator Spectrum for £23m
EMC and NetApp: This Startup Wants to Kill Your Closed Model for Storage
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As DailyMotion and YouTube turn up the pressure, Twitch looks to retain livestreaming ascendance

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When Twitch, then Twitch.tv, launched as a fork of the Justin.tv livestreaming service focused on gamers, TNW took notice. Esports, competetive gaming, was heating up following the launch of Starcraft 2, and livestreaming was a key piece of the technology stack its growth depended on. Twitch, like esports as a...
As DailyMotion and YouTube turn up the pressure, Twitch looks to retain livestreaming ascendance
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Chat Startup Yobongo Gets Acq-Hired By Mixbook

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Yobongo, the startup that creates mobile chat rooms for talking to anyone and everyone nearby, has been acquired by Mixbook. The entire Yobongo team, including co-founders Caleb Elston and David Kasper, will be moving to Mixbook’s new Palo Alto office, where they’ll be spearheading the efforts to build a mobile...
Chat Startup Yobongo Gets Acq-Hired By Mixbook
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