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geo-location

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Google hit with 'geo-location' lawsuit

A Georgia company is suing Google over technology that the search giant uses to target advertising at Web surfers based on their location.

By March 30, 2004

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Mapbox photography heat map etches out world's most photogenic cities (pictures)

A new interactive map uses 10 years' worth of Flickr geo-location data to visualise the most popular places in the world for photos, creating a heat map based on geotags.

8 Images By April 30, 2015

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Can geo-location services find the way?

Services that pinpoint locations for cell phone users and others are nearly ready for the masses. But such services could still end up getting lost.

By March 10, 2003

Article

Flappy Birds clones attract mobile malware at rapid rate

Copycats of popular apps are the current place of choice for cybercriminals to deposit malware capable of extracting data, sending text messages, and tracking users' geo-locations.

By June 24, 2014

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Don't fall for hot bots as Tinder invaded by malware

You may have the hots for a bot if you've swiped right on a malware-peddling profile in dating app Tinder.

By April 3, 2014

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Ingress opens to all, will leave beta next month

The mobile game from Google's geo-location startup Niantic drops its invite requirement and opens a contest to visit Ingress headquarters as it prepares to leave beta in December.

By November 5, 2013

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Wrapp hits 15 million digital gift cards, raises $15 million

The social marketing company continues to grow with new brands and strategic investors important to its mobile efforts.

By June 13, 2013

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Microsoft at the House committee inquiry into IT pricing: live

Microsoft is the last today to face the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Infrastructure and Communications inquiry into IT pricing.

By March 21, 2013

Article

Off-the-beaten-track at CES 2013

Forget the big brands and glitzy devices. There's a lot of interesting stuff on the periphery of the Consumer Electronics Show.

By January 9, 2013

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Children's privacy law catches on to apps, social networks

The FTC updates rules tied to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, or COPPA, but the changes won't really affect companies like Apple or Facebook.

By December 19, 2012