It's been far too long between visits, but CNET reporter Caroline McCarthy is back in New York and joins our sewing circle today on The 404 Podcast. Lately it's been difficult to track down our favorite jet-setter, so Caroline's Dopplr feed comes in handy for locating her.
It's been far too long between visits, but CNET reporter Caroline McCarthy is back in NYC and joins our sewing circle today on The 404 Podcast.
Dopplr lets you create trips and share them with friends, and also provides tips and advice on hotels and restaurants.
TechCrunch reports the social travel site is being acquired by the struggling cell phone giant for a price of between $15 million and $22 million.
First hands-on test of a real Web service
Tripit adds location-based friend finder alerts for trips.
Sync up your trips with friends using Dopplr.
Like Dopplr, BrigthKite, and other services, MobiFriends lets you tell your friends where you're going.
Online travel site Hotwire has partnered with TripIt to bring itinerary tracking to its service. Users will also be able to access TripIt's premium Pro package from the site.
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