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Google dives deeper into travel world, acquires Frommer's

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Google has acquired the travel publishing brand Frommer’s from John Wiley and Sons for an undisclosed sum, the company announced Monday morning. The acquisition is the latest in a string of deals that appears to bolster Google’s position in the travel information sector. In September 2011, the company purchased restaurant guide...
Google dives deeper into travel world, acquires Frommer's

How Google Went From Search Engine To Content Destination

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How Google Went From Search Engine To Content Destination: Danny Sullivan breaks down the current state of Google and how we got here. (This is about a month old, but I've been catching up on some reading, and it's very good.) Sullivan attempts to succinctly define Google: Google is a...
How Google Went From Search Engine To Content Destination

India-based restaurant guide Zomato plates up in London, its first location in Europe

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Zomato, the India-based restaurant and nightlife guide, has launched in London, it’s first location in Europe, as it continues the ambitious international expansion that it kicked off in 2012. Initially invite-only, the site will open its doors to all in the UK’s capital on January 26 with details of more...
India-based restaurant guide Zomato plates up in London, its first location in Europe

@chmiller Dario's, M's Pub, Flatiron. Depends on what you're looking for. Did you consult http://j.mp/Best-of-Omaha-Restaurant-Guide yet?

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@chmiller Dario's, M's Pub, Flatiron. Depends on what you're looking for. Did you consult http://j.mp/Best-of-Omaha-Restaurant-Guide yet?

Google Looks To One-Up Facebook With Google+ Local: A More Social Google Places, With A Twist Of Zagat

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Google+, with 100 million active users, still has a long way to go before being anywhere near social network rival Facebook’s nearly one-billion subscribers. But it has been working hard to leverage its substantial audiences in other areas to do just that. And today saw the latest advance in that...
Google Looks To One-Up Facebook With Google+ Local: A More Social Google Places, With A Twist Of Zagat
Dos.io Makes LinkedIn Stalking Better With Info From GitHub, AngelList & CrunchBase

See Xtify's New Geo-Notifications in Action on Android

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Xtify's recently launched geo-messaging platform is demonstrated in a new YouTube video created by Motorola, makers of popular Android devices like the Motorola Droid smartphone. The Xtify geo-location platform and its associated SDK (software development kit) was announced at February's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. With the SDK, developers can...
See Xtify's New Geo-Notifications in Action on Android

Zomato brings its restaurant guide to Southeast Asia after launching in the Philippines

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India-headquartered restaurant guide Zomato has continued its global rollout after it arrived in Southeast Asia through a launch in the Philippines. Zomato is a food-themed listings site that includes details of restaurants for eat-in, take-away and delivery meals. It sees 10 million visitors per month — up from 9 million in...
Zomato brings its restaurant guide to Southeast Asia after launching in the Philippines
Yelp Cuts Losses In Q1 To $4.8M, Sees Revenue Jump 68% To $46M And Record 102M Monthly Uniques On Web, 10M Mobile

Google Maps 'Android app' gets Zagat 'reviews and ratings'

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More Zagat goodness from our friends at Google today. The restaurant guide's scores, summaries, reviews and ratings have "made their way" onto the Android version of Google Maps. Clicking Local in the "latest version of the app" brings up a list of local restaurants, searchable by category. You can...
Google Maps 'Android app' gets Zagat 'reviews and ratings'

Asia’s first dedicated social media research center is launched in Hong Kong

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Asia now has its very first dedicated social media research center, after the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) launched its Social Media Laboratory this week. The new facility will be responsible for studying social media culture and technology across Asia, in a move that HKUST describes as “bring[ing] academic...
Asia’s first dedicated social media research center is launched in Hong Kong
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