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Street Fight Daily: 04.29.11

David Hirschman

Street Fight Daily: 04.29.11

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal media, technology, advertising and startups.

For AOL to have real success with Patch, the company will need to employ the model of companies that probably want Patch to fail. (Forbes)…

“The problem with local is that everything is local,” writes CityVoter’s Josh Walker. “An agency should be able to talk intelligently about the combination of these approaches and be comfortable working with multiple vendors to reach the audience in the geography a client needs to activate.” (Business Insider)…

In the midst of a busy month of expansion, LivingSocial has announced its expansion into nine new U.S. markets. (Daily Deal Media)…