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Street Fight Daily: Square Discusses Sale, Facebook’s Local Ads

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A roundup of today's big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology... Mobile-Payments Startup Square Discusses Possible Sale (Wall Street Journal)... Facebook ‘Nearby Friends’ Will Track Your Location History To Target You With Ads (TechCrunch)... TPG-Led Group Closes $450 Million Investment in Airbnb (Wall Street Journal)...

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Street Fight Daily: Facebook’s ‘Nearby Friends,’ Twitter Debuts App Promo Suite

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A roundup of today's big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology... Facebook’s “Nearby Friends” Feature Aims for More Offline Connections (Recode)... Twitter's New Ad Unit Is A Huge, Huge Deal. Here's Why (Forbes)... Citymapper Just Got Off the Funding Bus and Is Now $10M Richer (VentureBeat)...

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Street Fight Daily: LevelUp Eyes ‘Zero Interchange,’ Zuckerberg on Graph Search

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A roundup of today's big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology... LevelUp Thinks It Has Found A Way To Charge Merchants A 0% Credit Card Processing Fee (Business Insider)... Zuckerberg: Facebook Graph Search Is 'A Five-Year Thing' (SearchEngineLand)... Seamless Delivers Tips Agreement (WSJ)...

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Street Fight Daily: Twitter Buys Gnip, Google Developing Microcamera Contact Lens

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A roundup of today's big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology... Twitter Embraces Its Data and Buys Gnip (GigaOm)... Google’s Microcamera Contact Lens Is Coming to an Eyeball Near You (Time)... Seeking Growth, The Payments Industry Embraces New Technologies (TechCrunch)...

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Street Fight Daily: Facebook Eyes Mobile Payments, Microsoft Supports Passbook

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A roundup of today's big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology... Facebook Moves Deeper Into Mobile Payments (Financial Times)... Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8.1 Update Supports Apple Passbook Passes (TechCrunch)... A Silicon Valley Disater: A 21-Year-Old Stanford Kid Got $30 Million, Then Everything Blew Up (Business Insider) ...

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Street Fight Daily: Google Tracks Offline Purchases, Alibaba Buys Mapping Firm

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A roundup of today's big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology... Google Tests a Way to Follow You to the Mall (Wall Street Journal).... Alibaba to Acquire Chinese Mapping Firm as Buying Spree Continues (New York Times)... Digital First Names David J. Butler Its Editor-in-Chief (Poynter)...

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Street Fight Daily: Ebay Settles Proxy Dispute, Gowalla Founder’s Second Take

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A roundup of today's big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology... EBay, Carl Icahn Settle Heated PayPal Dispute (Wall Street Journal)... Gowalla Founder Josh Williams Raises $2.1 Million To Have Another Go At Local Mobile Discovery Apps (TechCrunch)... Bezos Confirms AmazonFresh Expansion Plans, Says Drones Are for Real (Recode)...

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Street Fight Daily: GoDaddy Moves Ahead With IPO, Mapquest Reboots

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A roundup of today's big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology... MapQuest Aims For Reboot With New Content, Partners, UI (SearchEngineLand)... Go Daddy Said to Pick Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan for I.P.O. (New York Times)... Yelp's Deal With Yahoo Has Small Businesses Crying Foul (Wall Street Journal)...

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Street Fight Daily: Google Books Hotels, What’s Next for Square?

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A roundup of today's big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology... Google Checks In to the Hotel Business (Wall Street Journal)... A Sale or IPO or More Funding? Here’s What Might Be Next for Square (Recode)... Uber’s Threat Finally Hits as Postmates Surges to 10k Deliveries a Week (Pando)

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Street Fight Daily: Yodle Plans IPO, Uber Tests Courier Service

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A roundup of today's big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology... Online Advertising Company Yodle Planning IPO This Year (Wall Street Journal)... Uber Expands Into Courier Service With Manhattan-Only Pilot (Bloomberg Businessweek)... Facebook Wants to Turn 25 Million Small Businesses Into Advertisers (AdAge)...

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