Industry voiceHaving a more regional approach to the data centre business can yield significant gains for both vendors and users.
Field Trip, a Google app that turns up local points of interest, has been integrated into Google Now
Industry voiceMichael Katz, principal engineer at Kinvey, explores the challenges of beacon app development
New tool will furnish mobile users with notifications when their Facebook friends are in the vicinity.
A new algorithm is able to predict the home location of Twitter users without the use of location data and to a better extent than existing competitors.
Yahoo's drive to match Google's location-specific knowledge could lead to a partnership with Yelp, report claims.
BlipWhat if tweets from others in your vicinity - whether you followed the accounts or not - were brought right before your eyes?
Foursquare has announced that the full names of users will soon be appearing publicly across the site.