This Week in Location Based Marketing – Episode 30: Bookcrawler locates book recommendations, Angry Birds IRL and Al Franken tables location privacy

Episode 30

recorded June 18, 2011

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. Bookcrawler teams with Skyhook to give you location-based book recommendations
2. Rovio launches Magic Places and gets local with Angry Birds
3. Al Franken tables the Location Privacy Protection Act
4. American Express Serve teams with AOL Patch and does Patch Daily Deals

Funding News
1. AisleBuyer closes $7.5M

Tool of the Week
Picksie

Resource of the Week
Penn-Olsen Study on the Chinese Location Based Services market

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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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