Billed as a super-personal yet networked weather station, the BloomSky promises to see as well as measure the elements.
The Internet company gives up controlling interest of Patch's more than 900 local news sites to investment holding company Hale Global.
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.
The Washington Post's experiment with a local news site has so far been a disappointment. What has gone wrong?
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.
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.
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.
Directory of "hyperlocal" blogs just doesn't work yet.
One citizen journalism news site buys another for an undisclosed sum, as the congested "hyperlocal" space starts to consolidate.
As the demand for regional- and local-focused social-networking sites grows, the New York-based Outside.in introduces message boards for each "hyperlocal" community.