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Facebook tests an enhanced local search and discovery feature offering business suggestions

Facebook is testing an enhanced local search feature that could see the social network creeping in on Google Maps, Foursquare and Yelp territory, TechCrunch learned and Facebook confirmed. Facebook us

Twitter Tests New “Nearby” Feature To Surface Local Tweets From Those Around You

According to the Wall Street Journal, Twitter is testing a new service called Nearby, which will display geographically local tweets to users, whether they are following the progenitor of the update o

Local Discovery App Spindle Debuts Google Now-Like “Search Alerts” Which Match Nearby Happenings To Your Personal Interests

<a target="_blank" href="http://spindle.com/">Spindle</a>, the location discovery app from former Microsoft engineers <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/11/15/the-next-version-of-spindle-for-io