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10.06.14 kl 12:25
A stronger set of features, possibly including payments, might be coming to...

30.05.14 kl 07:47
Should a map try and guess what you need before you ask? With Nokia's acqui...

29.05.14 kl 01:37
Next week is Apple's annual developer conference, where in all likelihood w...

28.05.14 kl 06:38
Microsoft continued to tie its Maps app to its other platforms, including W...

28.05.14 kl 12:06
Under a new pricing plan announced Tuesday, Atlassian's HipChat tool is now...

20.05.14 kl 01:42
If you're having trouble connecting to an XMPP (Extensible Messaging and Pr...

16.05.14 kl 10:35
Google has quietly added elevation data to bike routes in its Maps service,...

13.05.14 kl 05:50
Odds are, you probably don't communicate with friends and family the same w...

13.05.14 kl 03:13
Facebook's messaging application doesn't support encryption, but an open-so...

09.05.14 kl 10:52
Facebook has removed its standalone Poke app, an early clone of Snapchat, a...

06.05.14 kl 07:15
Apple may be slowly and quietly improving its Maps software, but Google isn...

06.05.14 kl 05:15
An intriguing feature that lets people find out how long they'd have to wai...

05.05.14 kl 09:27
For years, Nokia sold mobile phones with the slogan "Connecting people," bu...

23.04.14 kl 08:09
If you've ever wondered what it would be like to go back in time for even a...

17.04.14 kl 01:39
Whether it's the first time you've picked up an iPad or the seventeenth tim...

28.03.14 kl 08:03
Google Maps helps wanderers get where they need to go, be it by foot, car, ...

28.03.14 kl 12:48
Taking a walk is one of the best ways to get to know a city, and it doesn't...

17.03.14 kl 05:34
Unify has set a timetable for the launch of its Project Ansible unified com...

06.03.14 kl 08:09
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission should investigate Facebook's proposed US...

04.03.14 kl 05:16
Good news, social butterflies! Nearly a year after Microsoft first added Sk...

04.03.14 kl 05:01
After testing a preview version of the Outlook.com-Skype integration for al...

28.02.14 kl 06:14
An appeals court in California ruled that it is legal for a person to hold ...

24.02.14 kl 12:33
BlackBerry's mobile messaging service BBM will be available for Windows Pho...

21.02.14 kl 10:11
Windows 8.1 users already have a fine mapping app in Bing Maps, but soon th...

20.02.14 kl 09:59
If nothing else, we all know what WhatsApp is now.

20.02.14 kl 07:51
Orange is hoping it can compete more effectively with over-the-top messagin...

18.02.14 kl 05:04
Microsoft will demonstrate on Tuesday how Lync and Skype users will be able...

13.02.14 kl 08:14
Microsoft has fixed a variety of bugs that affected people's ability to use...

11.02.14 kl 04:56
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group is offering to pay US$1.1 billion to...

31.01.14 kl 12:29
Telenav has acquired German company Skobbler in an effort to improve its na...

16.01.14 kl 05:48
You have to give spammers credit for effort: Symantec found a spam campaign...

30.12.13 kl 08:10
As it turns out, the road to cross-platform mapping compatibility didn't tu...

20.12.13 kl 07:59
You thought you were shopping for family and friends this holiday season, b...

20.12.13 kl 05:17
BitTorrent, the company behind the popular file sharing protocol with the s...

12.12.13 kl 11:16
Instagram is becoming very, very skilled at watching social media trends an...

12.12.13 kl 10:33
Four spinning LIDAR sensors rise like spikes out of the roof of the car. Th...

11.12.13 kl 12:28
Twitter has made its direct messaging service easier to use and added the a...

05.12.13 kl 08:14
Microsoft debuted a true analogue to Google Earth on Thursday, launching a ...

26.11.13 kl 08:53
Google is taking its cameras indoors in an effort to map international tran...

20.11.13 kl 04:41
Russia's Mail.ru Group made its first foray in the U.S market on Tuesday, l...

12.11.13 kl 02:38
When Apple released Mavericks, some people were puzzled by the inclusion of...

06.11.13 kl 12:38
Google's increasing use of users' personal data in its services may in the ...

01.11.13 kl 03:48
In the heat of battle, there's one tool that trumps all. No, it's not your ...

30.10.13 kl 11:37
Taiwan is demanding Apple revise its mapping software and remove a label th...

29.10.13 kl 12:54
Mozilla is working on a geolocation data service using cell tower and Wi-Fi...

23.10.13 kl 08:31
Mapping may not be as crucial on your desktop computer as it is on a smartp...

22.10.13 kl 09:08
Blackberry says its new app that opens up the proprietary BBM messaging pla...

22.10.13 kl 09:05
Pavel Durov, the CEO of the Russian social networking site VK, does not thi...

21.10.13 kl 10:35
Google wants to turn business owners into cartographers with a new mapping ...

21.10.13 kl 07:46
Blackberry is once again trying to release BBM for iOS and Android, after a...

15.10.13 kl 01:09
The U.S. National Security Agency is collecting online address books from Y...

10.10.13 kl 12:53
When's dinner? Just ask Google ... Maps.

03.10.13 kl 06:56
Snapchat is giving photos and videos captured with its app some longevity.

01.10.13 kl 04:16
BitTorrent, the company, continues its push to prove that the BitTorrent, t...

26.09.13 kl 03:50
A glitch in Google Talk routed instant messages incorrectly on Thursday mor...

26.09.13 kl 02:54
A glitch in Google Talk routed instant messages incorrectly on Thursday mor...

24.09.13 kl 03:55
BlackBerry's messenger app for Android and iPhone will not roll out this we...

22.09.13 kl 08:24
BlackBerry has delayed the rollout of Android and iOS versions of its popul...

19.09.13 kl 03:07
Apple gave Maps a complete makeover in iOS 6--one that included removing Go...

03.09.13 kl 08:17
Microsoft wants to build a better mobile phone through its acquisition of N...

02.09.13 kl 04:24
Dick uses Google Earth on more than one PC. He asked how to sync placemarks...

24.04.13 kl 04:33
Frequent fliers and sporadic sightseers alike know the woes of air travel. ...

18.04.13 kl 12:59
Microsoft execs are trying to convince people that Windows Phone is excitin...

17.04.13 kl 12:39
Apple's still the king in digital music and raking in the moolah for PCs, b...

10.04.13 kl 12:14
Line, the popular messaging platform based in Japan, is challenging e-book ...

09.04.13 kl 11:57
Apple's iMessage and Facetime messaging systems have been hit with a glitch...

08.04.13 kl 01:07
Mapping technology and smartphones often go hand in hand, but in California...

28.03.13 kl 01:36
Siri's getting its day in court, Apple's putting boots on the ground around...

27.03.13 kl 01:44
Apple may soon expand its footprint in India, but your iCloud syncing proba...

19.03.13 kl 03:22
You can now explore the world from the comfort of your couch with Google Ma...

14.03.13 kl 01:41
Apple Maps is flying high (in some locations), Tim Cook gets duty in front ...

13.03.13 kl 11:57
Google Maps for Android can now display indoor maps, the company has announ...

05.03.13 kl 11:53
Mapping is still a contentious issue for many iOS users, and Google looks t...

05.03.13 kl 11:08
A small Japanese town, abandoned because of radiation concerns after the Fu...

02.03.13 kl 04:28
Some days, it seems as though Apple should probably just pitch a tent in th...

25.02.13 kl 03:00
Apple won't have a little bundle of shareholder joy next week, iOS develope...

18.02.13 kl 08:24
So you're looking to work with an overseas supplier for parts. Or you need ...

14.02.13 kl 01:35
Samsung Electronics has launched REX, a new series of "smart feature phones...

12.02.13 kl 10:56
The Tokyo government has posted nearly 300 NFC location tags around the ups...

06.02.13 kl 02:44
iOS may have some radio features up its sleeves, Apple's pimping self-made ...

31.01.13 kl 11:48
Toyota Motor Europe will use Nokia's mapping technology in its next-generat...

29.01.13 kl 05:19
Google has published detailed maps of North Korea, based on information ent...

24.01.13 kl 08:57
One site delves deep into Siri's sordid past, iOS's Maps is keeping folks a...

18.01.13 kl 02:31
An explanation for some (but not most) of Apple's mapping woes, Google's CE...

17.01.13 kl 08:28
Google says no donkey was harmed in response to rampant rumors that one of ...

13.01.13 kl 08:01
Forty seven states reported widespread Influenza activity last week, up fro...

09.01.13 kl 06:30
Microsoft plans to shut down Messenger (formerly Windows Live Messenger) on...

09.01.13 kl 02:57
Microsoft has announced it will retire its instant messaging service on Mar...

09.01.13 kl 12:39
As location becomes a critical part of mobile OS success, Apple has found i...

05.01.13 kl 03:33
On Friday, some WIndows Phone 8 users discovered that you can no longer acc...

31.12.12 kl 04:23
Closing out the year, Yahoo ended its online services in South Korea on Mon...

21.12.12 kl 01:53
Google has lost its traditional Santa Claus tracking partnership with NORAD...

20.12.12 kl 09:52
Google has added indoor Street View results to general searches, allowing y...

20.12.12 kl 06:01
Given the celebratory hubbub over the release of Google Maps for iPhone, yo...

20.12.12 kl 10:28
Japan's Gree, which runs a large mobile gaming platform, is quietly rolling...

15.12.12 kl 11:29
Apple's got 99 problems, but not having Google Maps is no longer one of the...

13.12.12 kl 08:07
The furor over Apple's Maps app has diminished somewhat since it peaked sho...

13.12.12 kl 08:06
Despite its aesthetic achievements, Apple's Maps app in iOS 6 left a lot of...

13.12.12 kl 05:05
Google's new Maps app for iPhone arrived in the App Store late Wednesday, i...

13.12.12 kl 01:50
Microsoft and Apple are at each other's throats over money, so it must be a...


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