Commerce | Street Fight - Part 5

LBMA Podcast: Samsung’s Mobile Payments, Trippeo CEO

Asif Khan

LBMA Podcast: Samsung’s Mobile Payments, Trippeo CEO

; Adobe’s Target and Campaign services; Geolocation Privacy and Surveillance Act; Drones for Good; Maponics Communities; Unacast & TCS partner; Merrell moves into virtual reality; American Express + HUSH; Facebook Place Tips; Dallas Mavericks partner with Tixsee + Adarsh Pallian of Trippeo.

How Hyperlocal Tech Is Reviving Brick-and-Mortar Sales

Allan Haims

How Hyperlocal Tech Is Reviving Brick-and-Mortar Sales

Retailers have a plethora of customer data and technologies at their disposal which can be effectively combined to personalize the brick-and-mortar shopping experience. By tapping into the rich analytics and capabilities of these cross-functional offerings, they can be well positioned to regain market share..

Street Fight Daily: Expedia Buys Travelocity, Private Equity Eyes Digital First

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Expedia Buys Travelocity, Private Equity Eyes Digital First

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technologyExpedia Buys Travelocity, Merging Two of the Web’s Biggest Travel SitesCerberus, Apollo Bidding for Digital First Media (Capital New York)… For Digital, SMBs Need Somebody—and Money—to Lean On (eMarketer)…

How Google Wallet’s Ex-Product Lead Plans To Tell Retailers What You Buy

Steven Jacobs

How Google Wallet’s Ex-Product Lead Plans To Tell Retailers What You Buy

The company offers retailers a chance to link the mountain of data, available about consumers online, to the growing, but relatively opaque, credit card data collected by retailers in stores. Marc Freed-Finnegan, the company’s chief executive, spoke to Street Fight recently about the shift toward a more intelligent brick-and-mortar retail experience…

Street Fight Daily: Apple Watch Meets Beacon, Foursquare’s Uncertain Growth

Steven Jacobs

Street Fight Daily: Apple Watch Meets Beacon, Foursquare’s Uncertain Growth

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology…The New Foursquare: People Are Checking In, But They May Not Be Staying (New York Business Journal)… Google Results For “Car Insurance” Could Look Different Very Soon (Search Engine Land)… Shopify Preparing for Dual U.S.-Canada Initial Public Offering in 2015 (Wall Street Journal)…

First Data, a Payment Processing Giant, Looks Beyond the Swipe

Mason Lerner

First Data, a Payment Processing Giant, Looks Beyond the Swipe

The largest payment processing company in the U.S. is officially in the marketing business. Last week, First Data Ventures, the payment processing giant’s venture wing, announced a partnership and strategic investment with social marketing platform LocalVox — the latest in a string of investments meant to help the payment processing giant enter new markets…