Want to know what magic tomorrow's screens may hold? The Latitude research organization ask micro Marissa Mayers and junior Jobses what they wish their web-connected computers could do. They answered with remarkable insight. And they answered in crayon. And then, often just months later, their visions of tomorrow started coming true. VCs, you might want to hit up Chuck E. Cheese's.
Is Apple genuinely pursuing a push into social media sharing and location-based gaming? Code hidden inside the latest developer release of iOS 4.3 suggests plans to challenge Facebook and Instagram with a new, friend-based, live sharing system.
That's not a title I toss out lightly, but Glympse deserves it. Since smartphones first made Google maps mobile, no single application has offered so much practical functionality. Not only that--Glympse might be the only one that manages to take full advantage of that elusive little A-GPS sensor inside your device. But enough plaudits. Here's what it does.