Tag Archives: Location-based service

If location-based marketing means focusing on the blue dot, you’re missing the … – VentureBeat

That useful little blue dot on your smartphone’s map is like a flame to a moth for location-based marketers. Sourced through Scoop.it from: venturebeat.com I agree with this direction in principle, however the power to me is in what you … Continue reading

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StartupBlink maps startups, accelerators and coworking spaces around the globe – The Next Web

Ever wonder where the next startup boom might happen around the globe? A close look at StartupBlink might be of help. The site features a world map of startups, accelerator programs, coworking spaces and more. Source: thenextweb.com This is awesome, … Continue reading

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Have we forgotten the primary purpose of cars?

Is there a lesson here for public transport providers? Maybe they should be making buses and trains as much fun as driving? Continue reading

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15 Amazing Maps That Explain Everything | Luufy.com

We’ve seen news reports of anti-American demonstrations where presidents and flags are burned in effigy, but there are a number of countries that have a generally positive view of the U.S. and, astoundingly, Russia is one of those countries. Source: … Continue reading

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Foursquare: maps designed for functionality | Mapbox

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Foursquare users will notice a cool web update today: beautiful new maps, using a totally custom style we designed in collaboration with an amazing team at Foursquare. In addition to being designed around … Continue reading

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Foursquare’s new notifications and the future of contextual mobile …

See a 20 minute preso from Foursquare at Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Foursquare’s new notifications and the future of contextual mobile experiences. Dec 18th. For the last year I’ve been obsessed with a new breed of mobile applications that … Continue reading

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Tourism conference addresses how media is shaping the news – eTurboNews

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere eTurboNews Tourism conference addresses how media is shaping the news eTurboNews With the impact of technological innovation and evolving media channels on tourism communication being the focus of the conference, this was part … Continue reading

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Geolocation based marketing offers considerable mobile commerce potential – Mobile Commerce Press

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Mobile Commerce Press Geolocation based marketing offers considerable mobile commerce potential Mobile Commerce Press By next year, hybrid location based marketing technology solutions will already have leapt ahead of individual indoor smartphone… Luigi … Continue reading

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Travel guide apps have work to do as consumers rarely use them

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere For all the promotion, PR in mainstream media and buzz on social media, travel guide applications on devices are not resonating so much with travelers. Luigi Cappel‘s insight: Yes, travel guide apps have … Continue reading

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Get your business on Thrifty’s map – Noosa News

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Get your business on Thrifty’s map Noosa News Matthew Simons and Thrifty employee Jessica Betts with the tourist welcome maps and voucher books on offer to people who rent cars. Luigi Cappel‘s insight: … Continue reading

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