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A Street Fight Brews in Europe Over Hyperlocal Info

Steven Jacobs

A Street Fight Brews in Europe Over Hyperlocal Info

Legacy yellow pages providers, domestic start-ups, and American powerhouses like Yelp are vying for the still wide-open European market. Street Fight caught up with 1001 Menus CEO Xavier Zeitoun to discuss the hyperlocal ecosystem on the continent, as well as some of the roadblocks for American companies looking to expand…

Street Fight Daily: Yelp Buys Qype, SMBs Warm to Facebook

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Yelp Buys Qype, SMBs Warm to Facebook

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technology.Yelp Buys Website Qype for $50 Million to Grow in Europe (Bloomberg Businessweek)… Local Businesses Start Warming Up To Facebook Ads: 300K Tried Promoted Posts, 75K Were New Advertisers (TechCrunch)… Brick-and-Mortar Retailers Preparing for an Online Christmas (AllThingsD)…