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Motorola Buys Location-Based Software Firm Aloqa

Motorola is snapping up location-based software maker Aloqa as part of its strategy to differentiate its smartphones with the help of software. Aloqa's technology pushes information to smartphone users about events or special offers from merchants near their locations.

Facebook Beats Google in Battle For Users' Time

Facebook edged out Google for screen time with users in August, a shift that research firm comScore says indicates people want to spend more time socializing online than searching. Fans spent 41.1 million minutes on the social networking site -- 9.9% of their monthly online time.