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Street Fight Daily: Google Wallet Comes To iOS, Groupon’s Monster Rally

The Editors

Street Fight Daily: Google Wallet Comes To iOS, Groupon’s Monster Rally

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal content, commerce, and technologyGoogle Wallet Finally Comes to the iPhone (With a Big Asterisk) (AllThingsD)… Three Reasons Groupon’s Monster Rally Will Continue (Wall Street Journal)… Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman Ignored Advice From Elon Musk and Peter Thiel And Succeeded Anyway (CNNMoney)…

Smallknot Founder: Crowdfunding Should Be a Local Phenomenon

Steven Jacobs

Smallknot Founder: Crowdfunding Should Be a Local Phenomenon

The company, which is currently 3 months into the spring session of Techstars New York incubator program, enables locally-owned small businesses to raise capital from members of their community, and provide returns in kind instead of currency. Street Fight caught up with Smallknot founder Jay Lee recently to discuss the company, the JOBS Act and his move from Wall Street to Main Street…