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2008-12-12 07:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Loopt(R), an interoperable social mapping and communication service, announced that its service is launching today to consumers through the Android Market, Google's new mobile application store. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081212/AQF010) Loopt users can share their location between carrier networks with fellow Loopt users on AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, Boost, MetroPCS and T-Mobile. Loopt is currently supported on...

2008-07-10 12:00:33

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Loopt(R), a revolutionary social-mapping and communication service, announced that its interoperable service will be available beginning today to Apple iPhone users for free via the iPhone App Store (http://www.itunes.com/appstore/). "We are thrilled to be a part of the launch of the new Apple App Store. The iPhone OS platform is amazingly easy to work in and has provided us the opportunity to build a truly phenomenal Loopt experience for...

2008-06-25 09:03:05

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, the nation's leading wireless service provider, and Loopt(R) announced today that Verizon Wireless customers can now access Loopt's interoperable location-based service. Loopt allows friends who opt in to be located by other friends to show where the friends are located and what they are doing via detailed, interactive maps on their mobile phones. Loopt helps friends connect on the go and navigate...

Word of the Day
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.