LBMA Podcast: Millenial/JumpTap, Placed, and Siamese Systems

On the show: Google launches Carousel visual search; Renew London smart recycling bins are sniffing your MAC address; Millennial scoops up JumpTap; Tour Sicily with the San Pellegrino robot; Placed trying to morph into the ComScore of the real world; Riding the payment waves without batteries; Special guest Alex Kottoor of Siamese Systems talks mobile CSI…

Street Fight Daily: Patch Layoffs Coming, ‘Pay-Per-Gaze’ Advertising

Patch Layoffs Coming Today (AllThingsD)… Journatic Made ‘Very Poor Decisions’ About Content, Say Aggrego Founders (Poynter)… Is Millennial Stuck in the ‘Middle Seat’ Even with JumpTap? (i2G)…

6 Ad Networks With Targeting Capabilities

Ad networks with advanced targeting capabilities are giving national brands and smaller advertisers a way to drive conversion rates and boost sales. By narrowing their focus and targeting specific audiences based on location, demographics, or interests, advertisers can increase the relevancy of their ads and improve click-through rates (CTRs) by a factor of 2x. Here are six ad networks that offer these targeting capabilities…

Street Fight Daily: Yelp Settles ‘Best of’ Suit, Groupon Fights for Survival

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Village Voice, Yelp Settle ‘Best Of’ Trademark Suit (PC Mag)… Groupon Fights for Its Life as Daily Deals Fade (Reuters)… Learning From a Failed IPO (Venture Beat)…

Weather Channel Partners With Jumptap to Host Mobile Campaign Ads

As the Obama and Romney campaigns gear up for November, The Weather Channel is trying to take advantage of election fever — partnering with targeted mobile ad provider Jumptap to host political ads on its mobile and tablet platforms.

Street Fight Daily: 02.22.12

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

Don’t Shoot The Messenger Over User Content, Courts Confirm (PaidContent)…

Highlight: A Socially Acceptable Way to Stalk People Around You (Business Insider)…

Jumptap, PlaceIQ Team to Boost M-Commerce (Mediapost)…