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Are Sound Waves the Future of Mobile Marketing?

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Your Starbucks runs and concert visits will soon be more interactive. Imagine the luxury of walking into a coffee shop and receiving a personalized drink deal on your smartphone or tablet upon entry. Or, receiving an automated #mobile thank-you note for watching a film, exactly an hour after leaving the theater. Thanks to Sonic Notify […]

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Report Details Climate Change Effects on 289 National Parks

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Inmate firefighters walk along Highway 120 after a burnout operation as firefighters battle the Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park, Calif. on Aug. 25, 2013. Image: Jae C. Hong/Associated Press On July 2, the #National Park Service released a #report by two of its scientists that confirms that 289 of America’s parks and historic sites […]

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8 Book Recommendations From MashableReads

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We’re two weeks into the first MashableReads selection, and we have even more exciting news to share. To make finding our next #MashableReads picks even easier for you, we’re launching our book club today on Apple‘s iBookstore. Instead of scouring our website to make sure you didn’t miss an announcement, just check the MashableReads book […]

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30 Glorious Street Foods From Around The World That Will Make You Want To Travel

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And eat. Mainly eat, in fact. BF_STATIC.timequeue.push(function () { if (BF_STATIC.bf_test_mode) localStorage.setItem(‘posted_date’, 1409914327); }); BF_STATIC.timequeue.push(function () { document.getElementById(“update_posted_time_3403486”).innerHTML = “posted on ” + UI.dateFormat.get_formatted_date(1409914327); }); View this image › Thinkstock 1. Fish & Chips – Plymouth, England. instagram.com 2. Pretzels – Munich, Germany. instagram.com 3. Gnochetti – Rimini, Italy. instagram.com 4. Prawns – Barcelona, Spain. […]

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London 2.0: A High-Tech Tour of the UK Capital

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Image: Flickr, Simon & His Camera The city of #London may be more the 2,000 years old, but there’s way more to it than medieval towers, cathedrals, bridges and an impressively large clock. Beyond the centuries of culture and layers of classic charm (red telephone booths, we’re looking at you), is a city burgeoning with […]

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25 Most Dangerous Countries According To Global Peace Index

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Every year, the Global Peace Index (product of the Institute for Economics and Peace) attempts to determine the level of peacefulness of 162 world´s largest #countries. Measuring the countries’ peacefulness is a complex process based on evaluating a wide range of indicators. There are 22 indicators in total, including things like number of external and […]

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Obama Is Headed To Europe

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#obama’s headed to #europe. I mean, it’s June, who isn’t!? Paris is beautiful this time of year! Anyways, the President is planning on hitting Poland, Brussels, and France. Interestingly, betch arch-nemesis Vladimir ##putin is expected to be hitting some of the same spots, but he and Barack aren’t expected to talk. It's like that time […]

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U.S. Wants to Do Something About Airlines’ Hidden Fees

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Dana airline staff holds a boarding pass for a demonstration Lagos- Abuja flight with celebrities, journalists and airline executives at the Murtala Muhammed airport in Lagos, Nigeria, Friday, Jan. 4, 2013.Image: Sunday Alamba/Associated Press After all is said and done, the price of a flight — including the fare, baggage fees, seat upgrades, snacks, onboard […]

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