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Foursquare’s Algorithmic Approach to Location vs. Facebook’s Social

Speaking at the ad:tech conference, Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley offered a glimpse into the future of the service. Customized Recommendations: Crowley discussed the possibility of a smarter algorithm that would make customized recommendations based on a user’s checkin history. Brand … Continue reading

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Google Wants Your Facebook Friends. Can It Leverage Twitter Instead?

From the Google Zeitgeist conference Tuesday, the WSJ reports: Mr. Schmidt said Google hoped to at least get access to Facebook users’ contact lists so that people can grow their social network on Google. He said, without elaborating, that Google’s … Continue reading

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