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AOL dumps hyper-local news site Patch

The Internet company gives up controlling interest of Patch's more than 900 local news sites to investment holding company Hale Global.

By January 15, 2014

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Google Map Maker goes hyper-local with Activity Stream

Zooming in on the map, the Web giant introduces a new tool for its crowd-sourced mapping app that lets users share and learn more information about their neighborhoods.

By November 12, 2012

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Microsoft Research toils on app shield for the cloud

Microsoft researchers develop a prototype of an app-shielding technology called Haven, which builds on top of its previous Drawbridge operating system work.

By October 6, 2014

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A superhero Sabbath? Comic-Con to host cosplay Shabbat

Where else but Comic-Con would you find Sonic Screwdrivers at a Sabbath table? A Shabbat "un-networking event" that got its start at SXSW comes to the massive geek-fest.

By July 21, 2014

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Found! Atari's E.T. games dug up from New Mexico landfill

After 31 years hidden in the wake of one of the worst video game failures in history, thousands of E.T. and other Atari games were uncovered Saturday. The find ended the mystique of a great industry legend.

By April 26, 2014

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Microsoft researchers think local with HereHere

Researchers at Microsoft's FuSE Labs launch a second project that investigates the intersection of hyper-local content and civic engagement.

By March 10, 2014

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Forget hyper local: New deal site goes anti-local

DailyDeals.com is launching with strategy that shuns local and embracing national and e-commerce.

By November 2, 2011

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Facebook activism rarely goes deeper than a single click

According to a new study, viral causes that spread via social media rarely go deeper than clicking on a "Like" button.

By March 5, 2014

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10 must-see videos of the week

Video games that will creep you out, ghost-hunting tech, and Apple's big announcements.

By October 25, 2013

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From spooky to sublime, these Street View pics are hard to forget

Montreal artist Jon Rafman's Nine Eyes project collects some of the craziest Google Street View images you've ever seen.

By September 29, 2013