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Facebook’s ‘Ask Our CPO’ Privacy Dialogue Launches in the Wake of the Death of the User Vote Facebook’s ‘Ask Our CPO’ Privacy Dialogue Launches in the Wake of the Death of the User Vote

Prior to mid-December of last year, Facebook ran a program that asked users to vote on any prospective changes to the site’s policies, mainly the Statement of Right and Responsibilities and the Data Use policy. It was called the Site …

Foursquare Integrates School Stats from ProPublica Foursquare Integrates School Stats from ProPublica

Foursquare has been getting better over the past year or so by adding more information to check-ins. Their list of connected apps has grown to include some pretty useful apps like GeoPollster, which will tell you if the business you …

Temple Run 2 Android Version Now Live in the Google Play Store
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Android users, your wait is over. Temple Run 2, the sequel to the smash hit game Temple Run, is now available inside the Google Play Store. Go ahead and download without fear. This is the legit Temple Run 2. As …

Temple Run 2 Android Version Coming Jan 24 [REPORT]
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UPDATE: It’s here! Android users shouldn’t have too much longer to wait for their chance to get in on all the Temple Run 2 fun. The game, which is tearing up the iOS charts, should be coming to Google Play …

Running with Friends Is Zynga’s New Temple Run-Like Social Game

Zynga has just released a new entry into their “with friends” game series, and it’s the first time that they’ve ventured into the world of true action games. This one is called Running with Friends, and it puts you right …

Facebook for Android Updated with Faster Photos, Better Sharing, and Voice Messages Facebook for Android Updated with Faster Photos, Better Sharing, and Voice Messages

Facebook has just updated their Android app with a few new features – faster photo viewing, improved sharing, and voice messaging. First up is faster photos. Facebook says that this applies to when you open photos from the app, they …

Temple Run 2 Launches on iOS, Android Version Coming Soon

Run! Jump! Slide! Tilt! Temple Run 2, which we first told you arrived in the New Zealand App Store yesterday, has officially launched in the U.S. The sequel, like its predecessor, is free-to-play. The original Temple Run is one of …

Temple Run 2 Coming Your Way Soon (Maybe Tonight)

Good news, Temple Run fans. The next installment of the franchise may be coming your way later today. That’s because Temple Run 2 is now available in the New Zealand App Store. TouchArcade reports that the sequel to the hit …

Weather Channel Apps Top 100M Downloads, 38M Monthly Mobile Users Weather Channel Apps Top 100M Downloads, 38M Monthly Mobile Users
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The most popular weather app around has just hit a significant milestone: 100 million downloads. The Weather Channel has just announced that their family of apps has crossed this threshold. That includes iOS, Android and Windows Phone. The iOS app …

The 2013 Presidential Inauguration Gets an Official App Complete with a Live-stream The 2013 Presidential Inauguration Gets an Official App Complete with a Live-stream

On Monday, January 21st, President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will be sworn in and will begin their second term in office. The 2013 Presidential inauguration will be the 57th in history. If you’re interested in following the day’s …

Facebook Wants to Interview Poke Users, Places Ads Facebook Wants to Interview Poke Users, Places Ads

Facebook wants to know if you’re poking, and if so, exactly how you feel about poking. Poking, of course, is my childish way of talking about Facebook’s new standalone Poke app, which launched a few weeks ago. The social network …

Facebook Pages Manager for Android Arrives in the US & UK Facebook Pages Manager for Android Arrives in the US & UK
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If you’re a Facebook page owner with an Android device that lives in the United States or the UK, you’ve now been invited to the party. Facebook has quietly made their new Pages Manager app for Android available to US …

Foursquare Unveils New Detail Page for Check-ins Shared on Facebook, Twitter Foursquare Unveils New Detail Page for Check-ins Shared on Facebook, Twitter

Foursquare is giving non-Foursquare users a better idea of what’s going on when you check-in with a new check-in detail page that appears when they access your check-in from another social media site. “Now when your friends tap on check-ins …

Foursquare Hackathon Winners: Shame Yourself for Your Lack of Gym Motivation and More Foursquare Hackathon Winners: Shame Yourself for Your Lack of Gym Motivation and More

Foursquare held its annual Hackathon over the weekend, and they saw over 200 hackers participate in building apps using Foursquare’s API. Foursquare touts high participation in NYC, San Francisco, and “unofficial” sites like Myrtle Beach, Tokyo, and Los Angeles. Out …

Facebook Celebrates Poke App with New Menlo Park Sign Facebook Celebrates Poke App with New Menlo Park Sign
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Out with the “like,” in with the “poke?” Facebook is promoting their brand new standalone app for ephemeral communications, Poke, by revamping their sign the sits in front of their Menlo Park headquarters. Facebook launched Poke last month, a rebranding …

Foursquare Lets Non-Friends Like Your Check-ins Foursquare Lets Non-Friends Like Your Check-ins
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Foursquare is making a minor tweak to the service in the hopes to spur more engagement with every check-in you make. Now, people can like your check-ins, even if they aren’t friends with you on Foursquare. Let’s say you shared …

Facebook Pages Manager for Android Begins Soft Launch Facebook Pages Manager for Android Begins Soft Launch
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Good news today for Android users who operate Facebook Pages. Facebook has begun to roll out a version of its Pages Manager app for Android devices (it was previously only available for iOS). Like the iOS version, the Android app …

Facebook Messenger Now Supports Voice Messaging, VoIP Calling in Canada Facebook Messenger Now Supports Voice Messaging, VoIP Calling in Canada
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Today, Facebook takes another step in fashioning itself as the premier way to message your friends. An update to their standalone iOS and Android Messenger app will allow users to send voice messages for the first time, and they’re testing …

Amazon’s Appstore Name Is Not False Advertising Says Judge in Ruling Against Apple Amazon’s Appstore Name Is Not False Advertising Says Judge in Ruling Against Apple
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As Amazon planned to launch their own Appstore for Android, Apple decided that the name “Appstore” was too similar to their own App Store – and therefore a lawsuit was in order. Apple attempted to prevent Amazon from launching their …

Foursquare Further Integrates Facebook in Order to Fight Facebook Foursquare Further Integrates Facebook in Order to Fight Facebook

Foursquare has just made a counterattack against Facebook in the battle for location recommendation supremacy – by further incorporating Facebook into its service. Starting today, you will now see new Facebook-oriented information on Foursquare locations, and Foursquare is going to …

Google Maps May Be Spurring iOS 6 Adoption After All Google Maps May Be Spurring iOS 6 Adoption After All
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Apple no doubt suffered some humiliation at the hands of Google this past week. Google finally released their own maps app for iOS, after Apple purged them from the ecosystem with the release of iOS 6 – and it was …