This Week in Location Based Marketing #128: The Idaho Show

Welcome to episode #128. On the show today: ISIS brings loyalty to vending machines, Dwolla closes their $16.5 million series C, Kiip powers the “sour to sweet” campaign for Sour Patch Kids, MoodMedia pinpoints you by the music your hear, Google Now! comes to the iPhone and leaves a lot to the imagination, Foursquare is about to sell your data, PJs that tell stories + our very special guest, Ben Broca, founder of Now.

Episode 128

Recorded: May 3, 2013
Hosts: Rob Woodbridge & Asif Khan
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Show highlights:

A few announcements
– We wrote (part of) a book! The Everything Guide to Mobile Apps and it is available for order now!
– If you’d like to leave a message for us to play on the show, leave it here

App Fascination of the week: Twisper (3:40)

Featured Guest
Ben Broca, founder of Now. (20:45)

Top news of the week

1. ISIS adds loyalty program to vending machines (9:00)
2. Dwolla gets $16.5M series C (11:50)
3. Sourpatch Kids works with Kiip to turn your sour mood into sweet (14:55)
4. MoodMedia launches MoodPresence (27:00)
5. Google Now comes to the iPhone (32:53)
6. Foursquare to sell check-in data for ad re-targeting (36:55)

Resource of the Week
PJ’s that read to your kids (43:05)

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About the author

Rob Woodbridge

I'm Rob, the founder of 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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