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  • AOL Scoops Up Rally Up To Boost Their Mobile Team

    AOL Scoops Up Rally Up To Boost Their Mobile Team

    AOL has just acquired Rally Up, the Santa Cruz-based mobile application company, we’ve learned. The 9-person team will become a part of AOL’s mobile group reporting to David Temkin, the head of mobile. No word on the price, but we hear it was less than $10 million. The company made a mobile location app (also called Rally Up) which we first covered back in December of 2009 when… Read More

  • FacePlant: An App To Tell You When You Can Actually Use FaceTime

    FacePlant: An App To Tell You When You Can Actually Use FaceTime

    If you have an iPhone 4, you’ve probably had this problem: you really want to use FaceTime, but there are simply not a lot of opportunities to use it. Sure, one problem is that both parties need an iPhone 4 currently. But perhaps even more annoying is that you have no way of knowing which of your friends with iPhone 4s are actually connected to WiFi so they can use FaceTime. Read More