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location-based alerts

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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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Tripit pulls a Dopplr, adds location-based friend alerts

Tripit adds location-based friend finder alerts for trips.

By January 22, 2008

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Android picks up PocketFinder from Location Based Technologies

Location Based Technologies is bringing its PocketFinder GPS monitoring and tracking service to the Android platform.

By October 28, 2008

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Google adds shopping alerts, Uber to mobile apps

Several updates arrive for Google apps, including location-based shopping alerts on Google Now and Uber's on-demand car service in Maps. Meanwhile, Microsoft is ready to show off a mini Surface tablet.

By May 6, 2014

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Google adds shopping alerts, Uber to mobile apps

Several updates arrive for Google apps, including location-based shopping alerts on Google Now and Uber's on-demand car service in Maps. Meanwhile, Microsoft is ready to show off a mini Surface tablet.

By May 6, 2014

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Manage your money with these apps

These mobile apps help you stay on top of your accounts, bills and investments.

By October 31, 2014

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For better privacy, change these iOS 8 settings

Before you sync your iCloud or reinstall your apps, you need to lock down your iPhone or iPad. Here are seven important tweaks (and more) you can set to bolster your privacy.

By September 30, 2014

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Startup sends school-shooting alert (it's marketing 'fun')

On the campus of the University of North Carolina, a startup called Bevii sends an e-mail bulletin. It mimics the university's alert system and likens the company's impact on the market to a school shooting.

By October 16, 2013

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When will retailers jump on the iBeacon bandwagon?

Push notification company Urban Airship hopes to make Apple's location-based system more relevant for retailers.

By February 26, 2014

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Apple's Find My Friends app gets iOS 7 makeover

Goodbye, saddle stitching! The handy friend-locator app has finally been updated to look like part of the iOS 7 family.

By November 20, 2013