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Another attempt at fixing the address book problem

Another attempt at fixing the address book problem

Hiya taps the WhitePages database to update contact information.

WhitePages is putting its database of 200 million listings to work with Hiya, a free contact manager and iPhone app.

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Getting closer to the Web 2.0 address book

The answer to a long-running problem lies in data, not an application.

Given that so much diverse and overlapping information about each of us is spread between applications, why are simple actions — like automatically reacting to known friend requests — still not possible? The answer, notes Terry Jones, lies not with a new application, but in a ball of data. (Part 2 of a 2-part series.)

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