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06.19.15
Twitter tests pages that collect tweets about places and products
06.19.15

Twitter tests pages that collect tweets about places and products

Twitter started life as a way to let your friends know what you were doing and thinking. But every...

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09.16.14
Security app automatically encrypts your shared files so you don't have to
09.16.14

Security app automatically encrypts your shared files so you don't have to

In this post-PRISM world, basically everyone is worried about privacy (and rightly so!) -- especia...

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03.28.14
LEGO Minifigures Online previews a world of pirates
03.28.14

LEGO Minifigures Online previews a world of pirates

It's a world of peg-legs and hooks for hands, it's a world of parrots and coastal lands. It's a gi...

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12.06.11
Facebook for Android refresh, dedicated Places app on the way?
12.06.11

Facebook for Android refresh, dedicated Places app on the way?

Now that the folks in Palo Alto have finally churned out that long-awaited iPad app, they'll be fo...

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11.14.11
Google Maps Android app update gentrifies Places, Live Events forces Twitter out
11.14.11

Google Maps Android app update gentrifies Places, Live Events forces Twitter out

Android's Google Maps has been given an extra nudge, reaching the dizzying heights of five-point-...

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05.27.11
Google Maps 5.5 for Android cops more Latitude, tweaks Places and transit pages
05.27.11

Google Maps 5.5 for Android cops more Latitude, tweaks Places and transit pages

Last month we asked for a "funny pages" display in Google's next release of Maps that shows a thi...

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05.05.11
Google Earth gets optimized for Honeycomb tablets, interior photos hit Google Maps next week
05.05.11

Google Earth gets optimized for Honeycomb tablets, interior photos hit Google Maps next week

There may have been a slight shortage of Honeycomb-optimized apps to go along with the first round...

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04.11.11
Google Latitude, now with 100 percent more check-in deals
04.11.11

Google Latitude, now with 100 percent more check-in deals

A couple of months back, Google brought check-ins to Latitude, its location-sharing service, throug...

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03.23.11
Google Latitude for iOS gets check-ins, Places boosts language support
03.23.11

Google Latitude for iOS gets check-ins, Places boosts language support

Google updated two of its iOS applications with new features that make it easy to share and con...

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