Case Study: Salvage Yard Appeals to Do-It-Yourself-ers with Mobile App

In addition to social media channels like Facebook and YouTube — where Padilla shares how-to videos and articles that might be helpful to his customers — Victory also upgraded its website to offer instant online quotes and inventory lookup information…

5 Reasons Retailers Should Implement Dual Mobile Web and App Strategies

Having a mobile-optimized or responsively designed website is only one piece of the puzzle for keeping mobile users engaged. Here are five reasons why businesses should consider implementing dual mobile web and app strategies, from leaders in the hyperlocal sphere…

What Booker’s New Partnership Says About GrubHub’s Future

Booker has announced a new partnership with Como to use the firm’s technology to allow businesses to instantly generate a customized consumer-facing mobile application with full booking capability. The move offers an insight into how back-office software companies could undercut commerce companies like Grubhub…

Street Fight Daily: Uber Seeks $10B Valuation, NextDoor CEO Charged With Felony

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technologyUber Said to Be in Funding Talks for More Than $10B Value (Bloomberg)… Nextdoor CEO Nirav Tolia Faces Hit-and-Run Charges in San Francisco (Mashable)… Foursquare’s Swarm And The Rise Of The Invisible App (TechCrunch)…