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Android App Reviews

PlaceMe is the always-on location memorizer you never asked for [App Reviews]

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Location awareness is a common theme of many apps released in the past few years. But while most of these apps in some way or another are about discovering locales worth exploring, PlaceMe concerns itself only w…

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Android App Reviews

Broadcastr shares audio stories tied to location; it’s like Story Corps for Android

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One of my favorite things about NPR is Story Corps, an oral history program that allows people to tell personal stories that they can share with the world. Broadcastr is similar because it shares audio tales tie…

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Google

Google Maps adds Latitude check-ins, aim square at Foursquare

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Location is big business. Mobile is big business. Taking advantage of both? That’s gigantic business. That’s why no one should be surprised to hear Google make a major update to its Map applicati…

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Sherpa developer talks Android, privacy concerns, and mobile future

Android News

Sherpa developer talks Android, privacy concerns, and mobile future

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Few apps have hit the Android Market with as much buzz as Sherpa. The location-awareness, point-of-interest finding, user behavior learning app has become one of the most talked-about Android offerings sin…

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Google demos offline Gmail web app at Mobile World Congress

Android Apps

Google demos offline Gmail web app at Mobile World Congress

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Another goodie to come out of Mobile World Congress was a demo from Google. They showed off a new web app for Gmail that allows for offline use, in other words you will get full access even without the network being…

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