Street Fight Daily: Locu Launches Dashboard, eBay Pushes Into Services

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Locu’s Menu Dashboard Is a Rare Win for Developers and Merchants (PandoDaily)… EBay Is Now Selling Live Services, Launches Secretguru As A Beta Pilot In The UK (TechCrucnh)… Toyota Unveils Super-Compact Car With Location-Based Ads (PMashable)…

Street Fight Daily: Apple Apologizes, Foursquare Partners with Open Table

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Apple Apologizes for Misstep on Maps (New York Times)… Foursquare Keeps Moving into Local Search with Open Table Reservations (GigaOm)… Nokia Seals Mapping Deal With Oracle (Wall Street Journal)…

Street Fight Daily: Facebook Offers, Groupon Editor Exits

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Facebook Adds Barcodes, New Ad-Buy Rider To Its Offers Coupon Product (TechCrunch)… Groupon Loses Managing Editor to Sun-Times Parent Wrapports (Romenesko)… Trulia Stock Pops on Opening Day (Wired)…

Street Fight Daily: JRC Declares Bankruptcy, OpenTable’s Reviews

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Journal Register Co. Declares Bankruptcy… Again: Is This the Industry’s First Real Reboot? (Neiman Journalism Lab)… OpenTable’s hidden stash of restaurant reviews (Venture Beat)… Hyperlocal & Mobile Data Demystified (Media Post)…

SFD: Groupon’s New App, Amazon Snubs Google Maps

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Groupon’s New App Hints At A Change In Course (Fast Company)… Amazon Teams with Nokia, Snubs Google for Maps (Reuters)… Facebook to Allow Targeting by Telephone Number? (Screenwerk)…

Street Fight Daily: Mobile Companies Ally, Should Yahoo Buy Foursquare?

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Nokia, Samsung, Sony Mobile and Others Form In-Location Alliance, Seek to Boost Indoor Positioning Technologies (TheNextWeb)… Will Foursquare Be Marissa Mayer’s First Big Acquisition At Yahoo? (Marketing Land)… Groupon’s New Operations Czar Grasps Shaky Helm (Chicago Tribune)…

PODCAST: This Week in Location-Based Marketing — Nokia, Banjo

In this week’s episode, hosts Rob Woodbridge and Asif Khan discuss the new map and direction functionality on the Nook; Nokia gets Groupon in a daily deals partnership and GM gets cars to detect pedestrians; plus funding news, our resource of the week and Banjo CEO Damien Patton…

Street Fight Daily: Local Ad Rev Projections Lowered, Nokia Gets Groupon Deals

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Execs Scale Back Local Ad Rev Projections (NetNewsCheck)… Nokia Maps Update Brings Groupon Deals, Advanced Route Planning (All Things D)… 3 Reasons Intent-Based Ads Are The Next Big Thing (CMO)…

PODCAST: This Week in Location-Based Marketing — Poynt, Adcentricity

In this week’s episode, hosts Rob Woodbridge and Asif Khan discuss Poynt’s filing for bankruptcy protection and Amazon’s UpNext buy; Nokia gets out of mobile payments while everyone else is getting into them; news from Google and IBM; and special guest, David Peres of Adcentricity…

Street Fight Daily: 09.23.11

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

Google Offers didn’t do particularly well in August – but the daily deal product radically improved in September. Through just the first three weeks of the month, Google has already surpassed last month’s total revenue of $265k and is on track to more than double this figure by month’s end. (Yipit Blog)…

A source says that AOL is using “smoke and mirrors” trying to get 10 Patch sites profitable by the end of the year. It all has to do with some clever accounting, pushing a bigger chunk of ad dollars from regional campaigns into the target towns at the expense of the rest. (Business Insider)…