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location-based ads

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Panasonic DMP-BDT230

The Panasonic DMP-BDT230 is a mostly solid Blu-ray player, except it serves up obnoxious ads in its onscreen interface.

October 11, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating October 11, 2013
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Facebook to share ads based on location history with advertisers -- but won't say when

With Nearby Friends, your location history is private to you and only you -- until the social network decides otherwise. Surprised? Don't be. Facebook is in the advertising business.

By April 18, 2014

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ADS Tech Media-Link

ADS Tech's Media-Link wireless digital media receiver isn't ready for prime time.

March 2, 2005

3 stars Editors' rating March 2, 2005

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Apple patents location-based technology to control devices remotely

A patent describes technology that monitors your location and automatically performs home automation tasks.

By November 5, 2013

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Telepathy One

A smaller projector and a simple set of functions are part of a Japanese headset that hopes to be a social communication tool.

April 23, 2013

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Apple buys location-based data company Locationary

The small startup blends data from multiple sources to ensure that information on local businesses, such as location, hours, and services, is always up-to-date.

By July 19, 2013

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Next step for app notifications: Location-based messages

Urban Airship, which powers many notification platforms for apps, wants to make mobile messaging more accurate.

By October 1, 2012

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Apple aims to target ads based on your mood

A freshly published Apple patent application envisions the delivery of targeted ads based on your mood, behavior, and other seemingly intangible characteristics.

By January 23, 2014

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Microsoft targets Apple MacBook Air in new ads

Microsoft says its Surface Pro 3 is a better option for people who want a laptop replacement and the freedom to go mobile.

By August 11, 2014

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Twitter rolls out location-based promoted tweets

Have you noticed promoted tweets creeping into your timeline? The micro-blogging service now offers a way for advertisers to target promoted tweets based on location.

By July 19, 2012