TWiLBM #165: NEST takes the cash, WillCall pays your tab and how much is your laneway worth?


Welcome to episode #165. On the show: Nest takes the cash; Park at my garage is the AirBnB of parking; Gilbarco Veeder-Root acquires Outcast Media to build the pump of the future; Juice Mobile acquired Gauge Mobile; WillCall adds your bar tab at the club. Our mobile minute with Chuck Martin highlights the NFC-TV from NRF; Our app of the week is My Permissions; The resource looks at what consumers REALLY think; Our special guest is Paul Madsen of Ping Identity on the Internet of Things.

Episode 165

Recorded: January 17, 2014
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.

A Mobile Minute with Chuck Martin: The NFC-enabled TV (5:45)

Special guest of the week: Paul Madsen Ping Identity (25:15)

App fascination of the week: My Permissions (8:26)

Top news of the week

1. Google acquires NEST (11:55)
2. Park At My Garage (the AirBnB for your driveway) (17:10)
3. Gilbarco Veeder-Root + Outcast Media = gas pump of the future (20:40)
4. CYMRU1900Wales Project (31:55)
5. Juice Mobile acquire Gauge Mobile (36:05)
6. WillCall adds BarTab (37:50)

Resource of the week: Mobile Engagement: What consumers really think (42:55)

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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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