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Street Fight Daily: Regulators Crackdown on Fake Reviews, Facebook ‘Closes The Loop’

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Regulators Crackdown on Fake Reviews, Facebook ‘Closes The Loop’

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technologyGive Yourself 5 Stars? Online, It Might Cost You (New York Times)… Facebook Connects Impressions To Offline Sales For Telcos (MarketinLand)… Mobile Payments Are One-Third of Braintree’s Business (PandoDaily)…

Street Fight Daily: Selling Main Street, Mobile Payments Ease Cash Flow

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Selling Main Street, Mobile Payments Ease Cash Flow

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.The Newsonomics of Selling Main Street (Nieman Lab)… Payments Brighten Cash Flow for Small Business (Wall Street Journal)… The Real Reason Why Google Is Dropping The Tablet vs. Desktop Distinction? It’s The User Context, Stupid! (Search Engine Land)…

Street Fight Daily: 05.06.11

David Hirschman

Street Fight Daily: 05.06.11

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

AOL’s Tim Armstrong just keeps piling his chips higher and higher on his Patch bet, but the odds of winning continue to be extremely slim, writes Matthew Ingram. (GigaOm)…

Google’s Marissa Mayer — who took charge of Google’s Location Services division in October — yesterday described Business Photos, a new product that will take Google Maps indoors. She also spoke with Jason Kincaid about the problems facing Google Latitude, and how Google Places is going to differentiate itself from Yelp in the future. (Paid Content, TechCrunch)…