This Week in Location Based Marketing Episode 5: Minority Report gets real

Episode 5

recorded December 19, 2010

Welcome to This Week in Location Based Marketing where we rehash the news that matters in the location based marketing world.

Hosts: Rob Woodbridge & Asif Khan

This week:

Show highlights:

1. VISA and Air Miles are getting into the check-in business

2. JiWire launches Compass Ad Network 2 weeks after NearbyNow acquisition

3. Screenscape and the first steps towards Minority Report becoming non-fiction

Resource of the Week
Location-based marketing survey by Wayne Sutton and The LBMA. Please contribute your insight by the end of Monday, December 20th here.

Tomi Ahonen’s 10th book, The Insider’s Guide to Mobile, is available for free here. Well worth the read if you are in the mobile industry. Tomi is a mobile luminary.

Tool of the Week


Glympse™ is a groundbreaking new way to share your location with anyone for a specified period of time using patent-pending GlympseWatch™ timer.

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About the author

Rob Woodbridge

I'm Rob, the founder of UNTETHER.tv and I've spent 14 years immersed in the mobile and pervasive computing world. During this great time I've helped some of the most innovative companies grow their business through mobile. If you are in need of a mobile business advisor or coach, connect with me here to get things rolling.

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