Tag Archive for Location services

Snapchat custom geofilter

Snapchat introduces simple geofilter creation service

Snapchat has made it easier to create custom geofilters with a new set of tools. The new feature has been designed to produce a revenue stream for the social app, with a fee attached to the service.

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Google Cast notification set-up

Easier Chromecast set-up coming to Android devices

A big new update is heading to Android smartphones and tablets, which will simplify setting up Google Cast products, such as Chromecast and Chromecast Audio. The revision will mean that when an Android device detects a piece of Google Cast-supporting hardware that has not yet been set up, a notification will appear offering an easy way to start the set-up process.

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New Nearby service for Android

Google is reportedly working on a new service that will enable Android devices to be more responsive to their location. The new feature, known as Nearby, will present information that is personalised to wherever you happen to be in the world.

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