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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 December 14, 2013

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ShareWhere -- confess to nearby strangers (you know you want to)

The latest secrets-focused app believes it's different -- because you share your most stunning secrets anonymously with other users who are physically near you.

By August 23, 2014

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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 April 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 April 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 April 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 April 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 November 29, 2013

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How to unlock your Chromebook using an Android device

Chrome OS has been updated to include a beta version of Smart Lock.

By January 30, 2015

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Facebook dives deeper into Yelp, Foursquare world with Place Tips

The social network is testing a mobile-app feature that serves up information about wherever you happen to be. For now, it's iPhone-only.

By January 29, 2015

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Find cheap flights with iPhone app Hopper

Hopper shows you when is the best time to book airfare and can alert you when a flight's price has dropped and may go up.

By January 29, 2015