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Google's secret weapon: Maps

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Google's secret weapon: Maps

Report: Google Maps for iOS coming out "tonight"

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All Things D reports that the long-awaited app is on the cusp of arriving. [Read more]...
Report: Google Maps for iOS coming out "tonight"
Gmail for iOS update lets users automatically open links in Chrome, YouTube, or Safari

Police Down Under rescue Apple map users

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Australian police warn against using Apple Maps, Instagram pulls photos off Twitter, and Valve works on a new video game console. [Read more]...
Police Down Under rescue Apple map users

Clinch refreshes its social video-editing app to let you tap content posted on Twitter and Instagram

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We first reported on Clinch‘s social video editor when it hit the App Store back in September, a mobile app that helps its users create “enhanced video experiences”. In real terms, this means that Clinch combines videos, pictures and content from multiple sources, based on location and time, and can...
Clinch refreshes its social video-editing app to let you tap content posted on Twitter and Instagram

Apple Fires Maps Manager

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Now that Apple SVP Eddy Cue has had some time to assess the debacle that was the iOS 6 Maps launch, he’s taking decisive steps to make sure it never happens again. He’s fired Rich Williamson, the guy who oversaw the development of Apple’s mobile mapping software, which launched with...
Apple Fires Maps Manager

Boundless Informant NSA data-mining tool - four key slides

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The top-secret Boundless Informant tool details and maps by country the voluminous amount of information it collects from computer and telephone networks    ...
Boundless Informant NSA data-mining tool - four key slides

Facebook launching 'Graph Search,' a personalized social search engine, beta starts today

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Facebook this morning announced "Graph Search," a way to search all of Facebook's content for queries tailored to your profile. CEO Mark Zuckerberg explained the search by saying, "Graph Search is meant to answer very specific questions like 'Who are my friends in San Francisco?" But worry not, privacy...
Facebook launching 'Graph Search,' a personalized social search engine, beta starts today
Amnesty International's 'Trial by Timeline' scans Facebook, maps out your crimes across the globe

Kenya's Ushahidi Brings Tech Help Where It's Needed Most

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“If it works in Africa it will work anywhere.” It’s something occasionally said about the mobile market on the continent. It’s something that Juliana Rotich has lived as the head of Ushahidi, a non-profit tech organization born during the chaos of post-election violence in Kenya that has since evolved with...
Kenya's Ushahidi Brings Tech Help Where It's Needed Most
A look at the 9/11 Museum's first exhibit, which will showcase recorded memories
How The iWatch Could Fix Apple Maps (AAPL)

Google's billion dollar acquisition of Waze faces FTC antitrust probe

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Google is in familiar territory after it again attracted the attention of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) which is carrying out an antitrust investigation into its $1 billion-plus acquistion of Israel-based social maps startup Waze. Google confirmed to the Wall Street Journal that it has been contacted by the FTC about the report,...
Google's billion dollar acquisition of Waze faces FTC antitrust probe

Australian authorities slam Apple's iOS Maps again for putting users in danger

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Australian authorities slam Apple's iOS Maps again for putting users in danger

At Google I/O, attendees compete to save the world, virtually

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Google I/O has not officially started, but the developers' show is already seeing some action. Two warring factions, the Resistance and the Enlightenment, are vying for control of various "portals" at key landmarks throughout San Francisco, which are leaking dangerous amounts of radioactive energy, to determine the fate of...
At Google I/O, attendees compete to save the world, virtually

Top tips to cut down mobile phone charges abroad

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Using your mobile phone on holiday? Some simple measures can reduce the likelihood of returning to an unpleasant billUsing your mobile phone while on holiday abroad can result in an unwelcome data roaming bill when you get home - especially outside of the EU. So what are our top tips...
Top tips to cut down mobile phone charges abroad

Report of fixes in Apple Maps triggers a flood of complaints

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For Apple, no good deed goes unpunished FORTUNE -- As Tim Cook promised last fall, Apple (AAPL) has been working hard behind the scenes to improve its much-maligned iOS Maps app  - the one that famously replaced Google (GOOG) Maps. On Tuesday, The Loop's Jim Dalrymple rattled off some of the...
Report of fixes in Apple Maps triggers a flood of complaints
Why Apple Maps needs Foursquare's 50 million venues
Huawei debuts mammoth 6.1-inch Ascend Mate 'smartphone' with Jelly Bean
90 Seconds on The Verge: Wii Mini, Nexus 4, and more Apple Maps fallout
Appetite.io Detects Apps On Your iPhone's Homescreen So You Can Share Them With Others

The Best Apple Maps Parody Video You'll Ever See (AAPL)

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Even The Onion isn't willing to let the Apple Maps debacle go.  Please follow SAI: Tools on Twitter and Facebook.Join the conversation about this story »...
The Best Apple Maps Parody Video You'll Ever See (AAPL)

You can download Firefox 17 for Windows, Mac, and Linux right now (official launch tomorrow)

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Firefox 17 isn’t due to launch until Tuesday, the latest version is already available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. You can grab it now from Mozilla’s FTP servers here: ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/releases/17.0. If you prefer to wait for the official launch, keep your browser pointed to Firefox.com. You may also want to...
You can download Firefox 17 for Windows, Mac, and Linux right now (official launch tomorrow)
The 10 Smartest Things Tim Cook Has Done Since Becoming Apple's CEO (AAPL)

SlideShare, Rotten Tomatoes, Waze and more on this week's top 20 non-game Facebook apps growing by MAU

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Instagram takes the No. 1 spot on our list of top non-game Facebook apps growing by monthly active users this week with 5 percent gain. The app recently became the most popular app overall on the Facebook platform. Titles on our list gained the most MAU of any non-game apps on the platform,...
SlideShare, Rotten Tomatoes, Waze and more on this week's top 20 non-game Facebook apps growing by MAU

Want to build a better Twitter? Here's a framework for you

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It hasn’t been a great day for Twitter, but life goes on and the company just put code for a JavaScript component framework up on Github for folks who want to use it in their own web applications, or heck, maybe even build their own Twitter, as was suggested on (where...
Want to build a better Twitter? Here's a framework for you

Tim Cook Talks Up Apple Software And Services: "We Are Not A Hardware Company"

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Once upon a time, Apple was a hardware company that also maintained a software and media ecosystem since it helped drive purchases of Macs, iPods and more. But over the years, the software and services side of the business has become increasingly important, and CEO Tim Cook even went so...
Tim Cook Talks Up Apple Software And Services: "We Are Not A Hardware Company"
Rumor mill gets rolling on next Nexus handset

Bing Maps Adds Variety Of Hi-Res Image Improvements

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Bing Maps has announced a series of updates to its high-resolution imagery, including expanded coverage, better mapping of ocean floors, cloud filtering and more. The prime features that Bing is touting involve what it calls “top of the world” imagery — those hi-res, top-down... Please visit Search Engine Land for...
Bing Maps Adds Variety Of Hi-Res Image Improvements

Google Chrome 25 for Android arrives with background audio

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If you've ever tried to play audio from a web app in Chrome for Android, you've likely had the fun cut short the moment your attention wandered over to Google Maps or Instagram. A stable version of Chrome 25 is here to address that headache. Audio in the new...
Google Chrome 25 for Android arrives with background audio
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?