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location-based services

Review

Zubie Connected Car Service

The Zubie Connected Car Service keeps good track of the family car and can help people be better drivers, but the lack of fuel economy information is a big miss.

Feb. 6, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating Feb. 6, 2014

MSRP: $99.95

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Skydog Web App and Smart Family Wi-Fi Router w/Cloud Service Subscription

Though feature-rich, the Skydog's hardware is too slow and limited to justify its high cost and ongoing subscription pricing.

Jan. 27, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating Jan. 27, 2014

MSRP: $149.00

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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 Jul. 19, 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 Apr. 18, 2014

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Location, location, location: Want to help Mozilla break the ecosystem locks?

The MozStumbler app is one way Android users can assist Mozilla with its quest to open up the walled gardens of Apple and Google.

By Mar. 27, 2014

Review

Securus eZoom tracking and safety locator

The Securus eZoom tracking and safetly locator's hardware is quite good, but expensive operation costs and buggy software tarnishes its recommendation.

Apr. 30, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating Apr. 30, 2013
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MLB tests Apple's iBeacon location service (pictures)

Take a look at some of the services that will be coming to a ballpark near you (next year).

5 Images Sep. 28, 2013

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Over a quarter of U.S. adults use location-based services

New research from Pew shows that geo-based services for directions, recommendations, and even checking into locations is growing significantly among U.S. mobile users.

By Sep. 6, 2011

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Hate paying for return shipping? There's a subscription service for that

Clarus Marketing, a company with a long history of free shipping services, does something even Amazon won't -- it offers consumers unlimited, prepaid return shipping for any online purchase.

By Jul. 3, 2014

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Google testing custom domain registration service

Still in an invite-only beta, Google Domains is geared toward helping small businesses without a Web presence purchase and transfer domains.

By Jun. 23, 2014