33 Results for

hyperlocal

Editors' Take

BloomSky

Billed as a super-personal yet networked weather station, the BloomSky promises to see as well as measure the elements.

Jul. 16, 2014

MSRP: $169.00

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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 Jan. 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 Nov. 12, 2012

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It's time to go hyperlocal with these resources

If you're looking to go hyperlocal to find some local content, we have you covered-- whether you want to communicate with others or you just want the news.

By Aug. 18, 2009

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Hyperlocal news stepping up to the plate?

Ultrafocused local news sites have been around for quite some time now. But, as a New York Times story highlights, they may be in for their moment in the sun as newspapers falter.

By Apr. 13, 2009

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When 'hyperlocalism' isn't hyper or local enough

The Washington Post's experiment with a local news site has so far been a disappointment. What has gone wrong?

By Jun. 4, 2008

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NBC deems EveryBlock a dead end, turns off news service

The hyperlocal source of news and information may have been an innovative approach to media, but NBC says it wasn't doing well as a business.

By Feb. 7, 2013

Review

Dark Sky

With accurate weather alerts that are specific to your exact location, Dark Sky is a must-have app for iOS users.

May. 14, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating May. 14, 2014

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Nooly weather app claims to-the-minute forecast accuracy

Custom algorithms are designed to tell you when rain will start or turn into a thunderstorm. But don't get your hopes up for predicting the future.

By Jan. 29, 2013

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Minutely for Android

While Minutely's crowdsourced weather data is certainly a brilliant idea, it still needs an updated interface and more users to be considered a go-to source for weather information.

Aug. 12, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating Aug. 12, 2013

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