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Street Fight Daily: Yelp Launches Now, Local TV’s Jackpot

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Yelp Launches Now, Local TV’s Jackpot

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… Yelp Ups Its Search Game With “Yelp Now”: Adds Dinner Reservation & Food Ordering Search Filters (Search Engine Land)… Jackpots for Local TV Stations in F.C.C. Auction of Airwaves (New York Times)… Square’s Jack Dorsey Puts It All Together (BuzzFeed)…

PODCAST: This Week in Location-Based Marketing — PayPal, WirelessWerx

Asif Khan

PODCAST: This Week in Location-Based Marketing — PayPal, WirelessWerx

In this week’s episode, hosts Rob Woodbridge and Asif Khan discuss Kevin Rose’s flight to Google, PayPal’s response to Square with a triangle, Amex and Twitter saved $1.7 Million at McDonald’s, the state of the local mobile transaction scene, and special guest Patrick Blattner, Chief Product Office at WirelessWerx…

AmEx + Twitter Could Equal Huge Opportunity for Local Businesses

Noah Davis

AmEx + Twitter Could Equal Huge Opportunity for Local Businesses

American Express just taken another major step into local. The credit card company has partnered with Twitter to create a program that allows consumers to receive discounts directly applied to their accounts — all for the price of a single hashtag in a single tweet (after a quick, one-time visit to AmEx’s website to sync a card)…

PODCAST: This Week in Location-Based Marketing — Amex, Pressly

Asif Khan

PODCAST: This Week in Location-Based Marketing — Amex, Pressly

In this week’s episode, hosts Rob Woodbridge and Asif Khan look at Twitter’s partnership with Amex on sponsored local tweets; mobile apps for civil engagement; the Sony XPERIA awesomeness that was their “Defy the Darkness” campaign; and Glamour’s Shoppable Wall. Plus special guest Jeff Brenner, CEO of Pressly…