32 Results for

nearbie

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Twitter's 'Nearby' could reveal who's tweeting, well, nearby

The microblog is apparently testing a mobile feature that would map tweets posted by Twitter users, whether you follow those users or not. Privacy advocates take note: it seems to be opt in.

By Dec. 14, 2013

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Find forbidden doughnuts nearby with Doughbot app

Discover local bakeries that sell everything from fancy cronuts to uber-indulgent bacon-maple logs with the Doughbot app. Good luck with that diet!

By Apr. 24, 2014

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Hide from, seek out nearby friends on Facebook

The social network is making it easy to locate your friends on a map, and it’s adding event alerts into the Paper app. Meanwhile, Samsung is about to push out a paid version of Milk Music.

By Apr. 18, 2014

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Hide from, seek out nearby friends on Facebook

The social network is making it easy to locate your friends on a map, and it’s adding event alerts into the Paper app. Meanwhile, Samsung is about to push out a paid version of Milk Music.

By Apr. 18, 2014

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Facebook adds new Nearby Friends feature to engage mobile users

Users of the world's largest social network can now find out who is around them. After spending billions on acquisitions and developing other apps, it's also a return to Facebook focusing on, well, Facebook.

By Apr. 17, 2014

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Sickweather tracks then alerts you of nearby illnesses

This one is definitely filed under "there's an app for that."

By Nov. 29, 2013

Review

Field Trip (Android)

For now, Field Trip is probably best viewed as a fun and interesting novelty, not a local-search necessity.

Oct. 1, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating Oct. 1, 2012

Pricing not available

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Facebook for Android

The official Facebook app is, without question, the best way to access the social network from your Android device.

Aug. 23, 2012

4.5 stars Editors' rating Aug. 23, 2012

Pricing not available

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Just like Foursquare, Yelp now recommending nearby places

Look familiar? The business reviews service borrows from a competitor's playbook to help people find new places to go.

By Jun. 10, 2013

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Twitter may soon tell you what's going on nearby, right now

A report from AllThingsD suggests that Twitter is developing tools that will let users see what's going on nearby in real-time.

By Apr. 25, 2013