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08.08.13
Google implements local business AdWords to Maps on Android and iOS
08.08.13

Google implements local business AdWords to Maps on Android and iOS

Love 'em, ignore 'em or pay a buck to get rid of them, mobile ads are more than just a waste of sp...

By T. Seppala,   08.08.13
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08.01.13
Dish Network, Raycom squabble blacks out local channels in 36 markets
08.01.13

Dish Network, Raycom squabble blacks out local channels in 36 markets

Apparently it's the season for issues between networks and pay-TV distributors, as Dish Network cu...

By R. Lawler,   08.01.13
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06.16.13
Los Angeles school gives out five iPads to elementary school students with exemplary attendance
06.16.13

Los Angeles school gives out five iPads to elementary school students with exemplary attendance

The LA Daily News reports that the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), in an effort to en...

By Y. Heisler,   06.16.13
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05.30.13
Long-standing fountain snags Apple's San Francisco store plans
05.30.13

Long-standing fountain snags Apple's San Francisco store plans

Two weeks ago, we were greeted with the news that Apple was planning to move the Apple Store at th...

By S. Sande,   05.30.13
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03.11.13
iHeartRadio slips local news into streams, hopefully without the used car ads
03.11.13

iHeartRadio slips local news into streams, hopefully without the used car ads

The advent of internet radio let many of us tune into music we never would have heard without pack...

By J. Fingas,   03.11.13
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03.05.13
Google Maps updated with Google contact search, local categories
03.05.13

Google Maps updated with Google contact search, local categories

Google updated its Maps application with several new features that make the app a bit more pers...

By K. Hodgkins,   03.05.13
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12.17.12
WSJ: Apple, Foursquare in talks to share local data
12.17.12

WSJ: Apple, Foursquare in talks to share local data

The battle over localized data continues to heat up, and according to rumor's Apple's next weapon...

By R. Lawler,   12.17.12
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10.16.12
Foursquare launches local search for all, goes after the likes of Yelp and Google
10.16.12

Foursquare launches local search for all, goes after the likes of Yelp and Google

Foursquare just launched a redesigned desktop interface that everyone, not just members, can use f...

By N. Lee,   10.16.12
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10.10.12
eBay unveils redesign, deals site and launches same-day delivery
10.10.12

eBay unveils redesign, deals site and launches same-day delivery

After eBay finally straightened out its logo and became ebay (it'll always be camel-cased in our h...

By T. O'Brien,   10.10.12
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