This Week in Location Based Marketing #139: Will that be cash, credit or your face?


Welcome to episode #139. On the show today: Foursquare now showing ads but is anyone watching? Apple buys Locationary and HopStop to bolster their map offering. Google kills Latitude. TomTom chooses DMTI for Canadian location data. Uniqul lets you pay with your face. Our app of the week is QuadStreaker, Chuck Martin is back in our mobile minute to talk augmented reality and our special guest is Brian Wong of Kiip.

Episode 139

Recorded: July 21, 2013
Hosts: Rob Woodbridge & Asif Khan
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Show highlights:

A few announcements

– Do you have a location based marketing question? Ask us here and we’ll answer it on an upcoming show.

Featured Guest
Brian Wong of Kiip (25:50)

A Mobile Minute with Chuck Martin: Is augmented reality ready for prime-time? (8:50)

Mobile fascination of the week: Quadstreaker (6:35)

Top news of the week

1. Apple buys Locationary + HopStop (11:22)
2. Google to kill Latitude (17:20)
3. DMTI partners with TomTom (20:56)
4. Intermap launches AdPro (36:08)
5. Foursquare to now serve Ads (37:48)
6. Uniqul’s Pay With Your Face (42:58)

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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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