Location based

04.25.13
Twitter reportedly working on location-based discovery tool
04.25.13

Twitter reportedly working on location-based discovery tool

The next big Twitter feature? Finding out what your neighbor's talking about, 140 characters at a...

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01.10.13
Apple looking into "Location-Based Emergency Information" app for travelers
01.10.13

Apple looking into "Location-Based Emergency Information" app for travelers

I'm an American, but I live in the United Kingdom and travel frequently to foreign countries in...

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10.24.12
Foursquare for Android updated for more social check-ins, shares club-hopping with the world
10.24.12

Foursquare for Android updated for more social check-ins, shares club-hopping with the world

There's a good reason Foursquare has an Overshare badge. Still, that hasn't stopped the location s...

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06.07.12
Foursquare 5.0 hands-on
06.07.12

Foursquare 5.0 hands-on

Foursquare just posted its promised mobile app overhaul this morning, and it's a doozy: virtually...

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06.06.12
Google patents location-based mobile alerts that know where you're going to
06.06.12

Google patents location-based mobile alerts that know where you're going to

To date, the term smartphone's mostly been a misnomer for larger screen, albeit still dumb, handse...

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01.03.12
Gympact iPhone app offers cash rewards to gym-goers, penalizes inattendance
01.03.12

Gympact iPhone app offers cash rewards to gym-goers, penalizes inattendance

We know, it's the new year and you just made a resolution to start going to the gym regularly......

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12.07.11
MagnetU connects you with similar people in your area, because diversity is overrated
12.07.11

MagnetU connects you with similar people in your area, because diversity is overrated

You could make friends the old fashioned way, with casual introductions, eye contact and other...

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11.15.11
Google announces 'opt-out' feature for wireless network owners, aims to allay privacy concerns
11.15.11

Google announces 'opt-out' feature for wireless network owners, aims to allay privacy concerns

Google, as promised, responded to concerns over its data collection policy this morning, by ann...

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10.04.11
PayPal to open NYC pop-up store next month, showcase new mobile payment services
10.04.11

PayPal to open NYC pop-up store next month, showcase new mobile payment services

The idea of a physical PayPal store may seem somewhat counterintuitive, but that's exactly what the...

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