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New Google Maps Basemap Now Shows Terrain, Vegetation By Default
Yahoo outs new Weather, Mail apps for iOS, Android. And they're nice!

Race to win on big and small screens with Chrome Super Sync Sports

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Smartphones and tablets are great for all sorts of games, and lately we've been thinking about new ways to play. Chrome Super Sync Sports is a new Chrome Experiment that uses the unique features of mobile devices to create a new gaming experience on big and small screens. In this...
Race to win on big and small screens with Chrome Super Sync Sports

National Rail Enquiries announces one million app downloads, three months after its UK launch

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Back in May, we reported on the launch of National Rail Enquiries’ real-time mobile apps for UK travelers. And well, it seems it has proven pretty popular, with a million downloads under its belt since launch. The app features most of National Rail Enquiries’ online tools, such as a real-time...
National Rail Enquiries announces one million app downloads, three months after its UK launch

National Rail Enquiries launches real-time mobile apps for UK travelers

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When Transport for London (TfL) announced back in 2010 that it was opening its bus and London Underground data for developers to access, a steady stream of apps began to emerge from the developer underworld, as we’ve seen already. There’s BusIt London, the mobile-friendly Web app, Bus Guru which gives...
National Rail Enquiries launches real-time mobile apps for UK travelers

JAM with Chrome: Play music live with your friends online

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If you ever dreamed of playing in a band, now’s your chance to be a rock star. JAM with Chrome is an interactive web application that enables friends in different locations to play music together in the Chrome browser on their computers. No matter what your level of talent—from daydreaming...
JAM with Chrome: Play music live with your friends online

JAM with Chrome: Play music live with your friends online

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If you ever dreamed of playing in a band, now’s your chance to be a rock star. JAM with Chrome is an interactive web application that enables friends in different locations to play music together in the Chrome browser on their computers. No matter what your level of talent—from daydreaming...
JAM with Chrome: Play music live with your friends online

Hear the news with Umano

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Umano is a new iOS and Android app from the SoThree, Inc. It’s available now as a free download from the App Store and Google Play, and carries no additional in-app purchases. Umano is an audio-centric app that pulls in news from a variety of sources and then allows the...
Hear the news with Umano

Bill Nye and Star Trek's 'Data' helping asteroid miners with 'unprecedented' new project

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Planetary Resources is on a mission to mine near-earth asteroids and now they want you to join in on the fun, too. The Bellevue-based asteroid-mining company backed by some of the biggest names in technology and aerospace will hold a press conference this Wednesday to announce a new, “unprecedented project” intended to give the public...
Bill Nye and Star Trek's 'Data' helping asteroid miners with 'unprecedented' new project

Today Weather is a slick replacement for your iPhone's stock Weather app, focusing on the day ahead

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Savvy Apps is well known for taking Apple’s stock apps and improving them – the company has enjoyed success with Agenda (a powerful calendar app) and Buzz (a slick replacement for Apple’s contacts app). Today, the company launches a new iPhone app — Today Weather — with (you guessed it)...
Today Weather is a slick replacement for your iPhone's stock Weather app, focusing on the day ahead

'Discussion' function adds a little conversation to Google spreadsheets

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Google Drive received an update today that makes it easier to collaborate and communicate, as Google’s popular discussion function, previously only available in documents and presentations, is now live in spreadsheets. According Software Engineer Patrick Donelan on the official Google Docs blog: Getting things done with others would be much easier...
'Discussion' function adds a little conversation to Google spreadsheets

Royal Mail 'should make postcode address data available for free'

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Open Data User Group argues that removing charge for location details of 29m UK residences would benefit businessRoyal Mail should make its paid-for postcode address file (PAF) listing the locations of 29m residences available for free, says the Open Data User Group, whose chair was appointed by Cabinet Office minister...
Royal Mail 'should make postcode address data available for free'

A Great New Idea You'll Never Use: NYC's Required QR Codes For City Buildings

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This week, the New York City Council passed a bill that requires all city buildings with permits of any kind--think restaurants, bars, and daycare centers--to provide QR codes that link back to more detailed information. So by fall 2013, you'll be able to whip out your smartphone, scan a code,...
A Great New Idea You'll Never Use: NYC's Required QR Codes For City Buildings

Improve Your Web Site’s SEO With SEOmoz’s Free API

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Search Engine Optimization, or SEO, is vital to any successful website. The team at SEOmoz are experts in this field and now offer a number of premium SEO tools including the recently released Open Site Explorer, which provides a wealth of information on backlinks and link popularity. Now the same...
Improve Your Web Site’s SEO With SEOmoz’s Free API
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