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The Cloak app allows users to avoid unwanted encounters with those in their social network. (CBS)

Larry Magid: Cloak App Helps Users Avoid People

The Cloak app allows users to avoid unwanted encounters, by using location check-ins on Instagram and Foursquare.

04/03/2014

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Questions Loom As Yelp Prices IPO At $15 A Share

San Francisco-based Yelp Inc. late Thursday priced its initial public offering of stock at $15 a share. That’s above its expected range of $12 and $14 per share.

03/01/2012

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Amazon Failure Takes Down Sites Across Internet

Scores of websites and Internet services like Foursquare and Reddit are down or have limited availability because of problems at a data center run by Amazon.com.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/21/2011

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Tech Report: Foursquare 3.0 Has Arrived

Foursquare, the location-based check-in startup, is introducing its latest version for the Android and iPhone.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/08/2011

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Foursquare Location Service Adds Comment, Photos

Foursquare, a popular location-sharing service for smart phones, is now letting you upload a photo of that tasty burger you’re about to bite into.

CBS San Francisco–12/20/2010

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Foursquare In Deal To Create TV Series Based On It

Foursquare, a popular startup that lets people share their location with friends through a mobile app, is working with production company Endemol USA to create a television series.

CBS San Francisco–12/02/2010

High-Tech Edge On Black Friday

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid said a growing trend for retailers is offering discounts for “checking in” with location-based services.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/24/2010