Southamerica

12.01.15
Facebook's Instant Articles come to Latin America
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Facebook's Instant Articles come to Latin America

You can read Facebook's easy-to-digest articles in Brazil, Mexico and beyond.

By J. Fingas,   12.01.15
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03.19.15
A single Google balloon delivered internet from Chile to Australia
03.19.15

A single Google balloon delivered internet from Chile to Australia

It's been interesting watching Google's Project Loon progress, and the latest test run for the bal...

By T. Seppala,   03.19.15
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03.02.15
Google Street View cameras zip through (and over) the Amazon
03.02.15

Google Street View cameras zip through (and over) the Amazon

Google already has some odd ways of getting its Street View cameras into hard-to-reach places, bu...

By J. Fingas,   03.02.15
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12.30.14
Collaborative mapping project will chart the Amazon's rivers
12.30.14

Collaborative mapping project will chart the Amazon's rivers

Crowdsourced mapping efforts are helpful in many places, but they're most useful in corners of the...

By J. Fingas,   12.30.14
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12.06.13
Books come to Google Play in five South American countries
12.06.13

Books come to Google Play in five South American countries

Google Play Books' expansion tour has just made an important stop in South America. As of today, b...

By J. Fingas,   12.06.13
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10.22.12
iBookstore lines its shelves with paid content in New Zealand, 17 Latin American countries
10.22.12

iBookstore lines its shelves with paid content in New Zealand, 17 Latin American countries

iDevice owners in New Zealand and 17 Latin American countries are no longer restricted to a diet c...

By A. Santos,   10.22.12
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10.17.12
Colombia to start testing 700MHz LTE, joins a Latin American trend in 4G
10.17.12

Colombia to start testing 700MHz LTE, joins a Latin American trend in 4G

Those in the US can brag about having the range, indoor friendliness and other advantages of 700MH...

By J. Fingas,   10.17.12
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08.22.12
Spotify accounts tip Canada launch, possibly expanding to Asia and South America
08.22.12

Spotify accounts tip Canada launch, possibly expanding to Asia and South America

It's the question we get asked every time we post about Spotify -- when is the music streaming ser...

By B. Heater,   08.22.12
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08.17.12
Google Street View expands to cover swaths of Brazil and Mexican ruins, won't substitute for a vacation
08.17.12

Google Street View expands to cover swaths of Brazil and Mexican ruins, won't substitute for a vacation

For a country that dominates the Latin American landscape, Brazil hasn't had much of a presence in...

By J. Fingas,   08.17.12
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