Street Fight Daily: Facebook Partners With OpenTable, Groupon Acquires Plumfare

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technologyFacebook To Offer OpenTable Restaurant Bookings Via Mobile (Reuters)… Plumfare Acquired By Groupon (VentureBeat)… How Foursquare’s Dennis Crowley Lost The Narrative To Yelp’s Keith Rabois (Fast Company)…

5 Social Gifting Apps That SMBs Can Use to Connect With Customers

Social gifting apps allow users to send physical items or gift cards via Facebook or email, combining social media marketing and e-commerce. While some gifting platforms are aimed at national brands, a number of services are popping up that local merchants can use. Here are five…