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hyper-local

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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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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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Outside.in Radar: Super-mega-hyper-local content

New service tells you what's happening in front of your house.

By August 12, 2008

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How to embed playable MS-DOS games in your tweets

Twitter is putting the "platformer" in "social media platform" with a cool feature that allows you to play classic games like Prince of Persia and Oregon Trail in your tweets.

By April 29, 2015

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Cheerful tweets may mean a healthier heart

A large-scale analysis of language used on Twitter adds to the evidence that negative emotions are directly linked to heart disease.

By January 22, 2015

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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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Apple must declare Samsung not copycat

Samsung scores a sweet victory against Apple in a U.K. court, and the new version of the creepy Highlight app aims to be a hyper-local Twitter.

By July 19, 2012

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Apple must declare Samsung not copycat

Samsung scores a sweet victory against Apple in a U.K. court, and the new version of the creepy Highlight app aims to be a hyper-local Twitter.

By July 19, 2012

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AOL takes heavy fire from Starboard side

Starboard Value blasts away at AOL as the hedge fund prepares for a proxy battle to replace three AOL board members.

By May 24, 2012