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LBMA Podcast: Jet.com Job Prospects Experience the Office Using VR, PillPack Location-Based Alerts for Your Meds

Asif Khan

LBMA Podcast: Jet.com Job Prospects Experience the Office Using VR, PillPack Location-Based Alerts for Your Meds

On the show: Jet.com is using Samsung Gear VR to help job prospects experience the office; PillPack brings reminders and location-based alerts for your drugs; Uber partners with TomTom; PriceLocal launches in Charlotte; SingPost developing the O2O mall of the future. Plus, news from Coke; Google; Verve + Moat; Blippar; and Spotify.

Street Fight Daily: In-N-Out Burger Sues DoorDash, Uber Partners with TomTom

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: In-N-Out Burger Sues DoorDash, Uber Partners with TomTom

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… In-N-Out Burger Sues DoorDash for Delivering Its Food Without Permission (Recode)… Uber Signs Digital Mapping Deal with TomTom (New York Times)… Angie’s List Shares Surge After Company Rejects IAC Offer (USA Today)…

LBMA Podcast: SideSwipe’s Gestures, TomTom Opens Up

Asif Khan

LBMA Podcast: SideSwipe’s Gestures, TomTom Opens Up

On the show: FritoLays hands out samples in bus shelters; Pinpoint offers location-based audio game; Geofeedia and Adnear raise; TomTom opens up; Chico’s embraces RFID; Loopd brings beacons to conferences. Plus, what happened to Hailo and why RFID in a world of beacons…

Street Fight Daily: Nokia’s New Chief, New York’s ‘Smart’ Bar Crawl

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Nokia’s New Chief, New York’s ‘Smart’ Bar Crawl

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… Nokia Announces New Strategy and Chief Executive (New York Times)… New York City Bars to Use Apple’s iBeacons for App-Driven ‘Pub Crawl’ Promotion (AppleInsider)… The Decline of Newspapers Hits a Stunning Milestone (Slate)…

Street Fight Daily: Square Looks to Discovery, Mobile-Local Traffic Accelerates

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Square Looks to Discovery, Mobile-Local Traffic Accelerates

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Square Sets Its Sights on Check-ins: ‘We Can Do Something Better’ (Verge)… Report: Mobile Traffic To Local Sites Growing Faster Than To Total Internet, Now At 27 Percent (SearchEngineLand)… Study: Daily Deals Sites are Bleeding Each Other Dry (PandoDaily)…

Managing Local Presence on Mobile Devices: A Developing Challenge

Damian Rollison

Managing Local Presence on Mobile Devices: A Developing Challenge

The continued strong growth of mobile local search combined with the high value of mobile customers indicates a shift in attention is required on the part of local search publishers, in order to make it easier for businesses to manage their listing content on the devices consumers are turning to in ever increasing numbers.

Street Fight Daily: Foursquare Expands Deals, Visa Teams with Samsung

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Foursquare Expands Deals, Visa Teams with Samsung

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Foursquare Opens Up Check-In Deals to More Kinds of Plastic (AllThingsD)… Visa Teams Up With Samsung on Mobile Payments (New York Times)… With ClubLocal and New SaaS Tools, ReachLocal Wants to be the Amazon of Local services (PandoDaily)…

Street Fight Daily: Hyperlocals at Financial Precipice, Rethinking the ‘Patch Experiment’

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Hyperlocals at Financial Precipice, Rethinking the ‘Patch Experiment’

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.At Precipice, Hyperlocals Face Financial Realities (NetNewsCheck)… The Patch experiment: Don’t drink the Kool-Aid (Amy Jo Brown)… The Mobile/Social/Local/Cloud Land Grab Is Over (TechCrunch)…

PODCAST: This Week in Location-Based Marketing — Waytag, Stopped.at, Goldrun

Asif Khan

PODCAST: This Week in Location-Based Marketing — Waytag, Stopped.at, Goldrun

In this week’s episode, hosts Rob Woodbridge and Asif Khan discuss Tripbirds’ social travel, Waytag’s partnership with TomTom, Wynn Las Vegas’s use of location. Also in the lineup: is Stopped.at “the Foursquare of the web”; RedRobot and Newsit raise; OMGPop takes a good deal; and special guest Vivian Rosenthal, founder & CEO of GoldRun.