The War of the Maps (Worlds? Ha!) between Apple and Google is that the struggle is not about immediate revenue, it is about ownership of geo-behavioral data and overall strategic positioning
Foursquare will give the one million businesses that have already verified their listing on the service fast-track access to customers via new “local updates” messaging.
Tours and activities online agency Viator launches its first language site in Asia this week with a dedicated service for travellers in Japan.
Old school directory Yellow Pages – now through its online incarnation Yell.com – is moving into local review service Yelp territory after snapping up UK-based TrustedPlaces.