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United, TripAdvisor, Starbucks add Uber booking to their mobile apps

Despite its regulatory woes, Uber is extending its reach in the smartphone world big-time. Source: http://www.chicagotribune.com Before the taxi industry gets up at arms over this, you have options too. Some airlines such as Air New Zealand have Air NZ … Continue reading

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Check Ins Are Fast Food Big Data Gold: Will Foursquare Help Determine the Next McDonald’s Location?

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Will Foursquare Help Determine the Next McDonald’s Location? Wall St. Cheat Sheet A recent report by Fast Company illuminates that your Foursquare check-ins could be helping businesses choose the best locations for their … Continue reading

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8 Ways to Grow Your Business with GPS

GPS is changing people’s lives in so many ways. Traditionally we thought of GPS from a navigation perspective, largely about people finding their way to where they want to go. The question for you today is more about how does … Continue reading

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Mobile Phone Payment at the Checkout

I just read an interesting blog by Richard Handford on Mobile World Live. It started off referencing a trial by KFC in the UK, where people will be able to order their food on their mobile and pick it up … Continue reading

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