Google's mobile page has undergone a minor change. Below the search bar, you can now toggle a menu, called "near me now" to populate a list of nearby businesses, ATMs, restaurants, cafes, etc, based on your current location. Not quite a Yelp killer yet, but it's something. Available for iPhone 3.x and Android 2.x phones in the US. [Google Mobile]
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