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Banjo wants to take you places with its new location-based update

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Behind The Scenes Of The Big Google Maps Redesign And Its Technical Challenges

Who the heck are these people? Highlight's social overload

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Too many people, too little privacy: New location-aware friend finders break privacy norms. [Read more]...
Who the heck are these people? Highlight's social overload

Apple: 380 stores in 13 countries support 1 million visitors a day

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Today at its iPhone event Apple announced that it has some 380 stores, coming to their 13th country this Friday, which support 1 million visitors a day. In its presentation, the company highlighted a new location in Barcelona. Picture(s) by Dennis Goedegebuure, originally posted at DPictures.com at Apple White Logo,...
Apple: 380 stores in 13 countries support 1 million visitors a day
Google may move Motorola Mobility back home to Chicago

Inside Google's new location APIs for Android

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Setting: Large ballroom in Moscone. Large enough that two sets of projected screens are on, one up front, and one pair amidset. Crowded, one or two open seats per long row. Two bright-shirted Google employees in blue. We start on time. Today during the I/O developer conference, Googlers Waleed Kadous and...
Inside Google's new location APIs for Android

Launching a New Location Service at SXSW? Let Us Know About It.

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It’s on.Location buzz is reaching epic proportions.Today alone, Facebook and Twitter gave not so subtle hints about their Location ambitions.  Google is already in.  Yelp is already in.  Foursquare and Gowalla are running like hell to stay ahead of the check-in pack – as evidence, Gowalla is apparently sitting on...
Launching a New Location Service at SXSW? Let Us Know About It.

Report: Some msnbc.com staff to move off Microsoft's campus once split occurs

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It’s no secret that NBCUniversal is in serious talks to buy out Microsoft’s remaning stake in the online news venture msnbc.com. All indications point to a deal happening, with some speculation that an announcement is just days away. If the deal goes through, we’ve wondered what will happen to the...
Report: Some msnbc.com staff to move off Microsoft's campus once split occurs
Google Play services updated with new location, Google+ sign-in, and cloud messaging APIs

Why Apple wants to build its own mapping service: It’s all in the usage stats

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If recent reports are to be believed, Apple is on the verge of releasing its own 3D mapping service, effectively replacing Google Maps on the iPhone. There appear to be many reasons why Apple is launching its new service - disassociating itself with its smartphone rival, possible launch of new location-based features,...
Why Apple wants to build its own mapping service: It’s all in the usage stats
In-depth on Facebook’s location engineering: How the new features came to be
Flockthere tracks your friends; tells you if they’ll be late for dinner

Netflix Says It's 'Killing' BitTorrent Traffic

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With nearly 30 million streaming subscribers in the U.S. alone, Netflix is one the major providers of online video entertainment. That’s quite an achievement, especially when taking into consideration that streaming Hollywood blockbusters was virtually impossible half a decade ago. Furthermore, with the rise of these legal options people have...
Netflix Says It's 'Killing' BitTorrent Traffic

Apple's Browett guides tour of new Beijing store, confirms upcoming Shenzhen location

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Apple is gearing up to open its third store in Beijing on the famous Wangfujing shopping street. Taking the title as the largest store in Asia, the three-story location demonstrates Apple’s heavy investment to court the Chinese market. The Next Web (in conjunction with the Beijinger) attended a media preview...
Apple's Browett guides tour of new Beijing store, confirms upcoming Shenzhen location

Facebook Prepares To Release Location Service At f8

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According to Nick Bilton of the New York Times, Facebook is aiming to “take the wraps off a new location-based feature in late April at f8″. This confirms details that were first provided by Jessica Vascellaro of the Wall Street Journal earlier this month. Given that location-based services are increasingly...
Facebook Prepares To Release Location Service At f8

Factual Place Rank Wants To Make Location Data More Relevant

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Factual is a company that provides open data sets for developers, most notably its location data sets and APIs. The company just announced that it has added thousands of new locations to its U.S. point of interest sets, for a total of over 22 million places in the U.S and...
Factual Place Rank Wants To Make Location Data More Relevant

How Google Apps May Soon Let Salespeople Stalk You (GOOG)

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Imagine sitting at an airport gate knocking out some work before you board and someone approaches you, calling you by name. You are now cornered by a salesperson who has been trying to reach you. Ick! Such a service will soon be coming, says Google's Amit Singh. Singh joined...
How Google Apps May Soon Let Salespeople Stalk You (GOOG)

Location-Based Marketing, Resources and Tools

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With the evolution and wide-spread use of smartphone devices, it was only a matter of time until location-based applications and services would start to be developed. By definition location-based media delivers content to a users mobile device depending on where they are located. It is a new way to deliver...
Location-Based Marketing, Resources and Tools

Google on Android: 900 Million Activations, New Tools for Developers Coming

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Google said on Wednesday that there are now 900 million Android devices out there. “It’s an extraordinary achievement,” Google’s Sundar Pichai said at the company’s I/O conference in San Francisco. “But it is an incredible ecosystem achievement.” There were 100 million activations in 2011, and 400 million as of 2012....
Google on Android: 900 Million Activations, New Tools for Developers Coming
Live notes, observations from Google's I/O 2013 keynote

Google Adds New Location-Based Options to Search - http://bit.ly/c3RaZB

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Google Adds New Location-Based Options to Search - http://bit.ly/c3RaZB

Glassmap and Highlight Take on the Next Frontier of Location Sharing: Doing It All the Time

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Remember when everyone in social media said it was time for location apps to go “beyond the check-in”? Well, it’s happening. While early leaders like Foursquare try to evolve to turn check-ins into local intelligence, some new apps like Highlight and Glassmap are going all in on helping people passively...
Glassmap and Highlight Take on the Next Frontier of Location Sharing: Doing It All the Time

Meet The New iPhone App That's Trying To Destroy Apple's Reminders

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Checkmark is a new location-based reminders app that rivals our old favorite Clear and Apple's own Reminders. We've been using Checkmark for a few days now and are starting to really like it. The app is available for an introductory price of $0.99  in the App Store. Click here for a...
Meet The New iPhone App That's Trying To Destroy Apple's Reminders
Windows Phone Tango update comes to aging Dell Venue Pro

Apple opening bigger Bellevue store, but what about downtown Seattle?

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Apple plans to open a bigger retail store at Bellevue Square this Saturday, moving to a new location in the mall. They’re hosting a grand reopening ceremony on Saturday at 9:30 a.m., giving away T-shirts to the first 1,000 guests. (What, no Miley Cyrus tickets like when Microsoft opened its...
Apple opening bigger Bellevue store, but what about downtown Seattle?

Huawei invests $93M into Helsinki-based R&D Center

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Huawei intends to spend 70 million euro ($93 million) on a new research and development facility in Finland. The new location in Helsinki, Finland's capital city, is roughly 13 miles away from Nokia's headquarters in Espoo, will initially employ 30 staff and will swell to 100 over a five year...
Huawei invests $93M into Helsinki-based R&D Center

What's missing in realtime

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I was at breakfast this morning with a friend from the tech industry, and the subject got around to Facebook vs Google, and the way Twitter is kind of in the middle of the two giants. I've felt for a long time that Twitter should have welcomed federation early-on, when...
What's missing in realtime

SnapNest’s Twitter image-search app goes pro, with new social, location and favorite features

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We first covered SnapNest back in February, an iOS app that gives users access to real-time Twitter image search. With the app, you can search for images on Twitter using specific keywords, view images related to trending topics or, by using the iPhone’s location awareness, you can search for pictures...
SnapNest’s Twitter image-search app goes pro, with new social, location and favorite features
Streamweaver's updated iOS app makes recording live, multi-angle videos crazy easy (exclusive)
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