This Week in Location Based Marketing – Episode 57


This Week in Location Based Marketing” is a weekly video podcast from the Location Based Marketing Association and by Rob Woodbridge and Asif Khan.

In the episode # 57aired on December 26th, 2011 they’re discussing:

Show highlights:
1. Brightkite shuts down service, to, er, rethink, yeah, that’s it.
2. Tennent‘s Beer parters with JiWire in Scotland
3. DDR launches ValuText powered by PlaceCast
4. Layar releases Stiktu for consumers
5. Hallmark Channel brings QR codes to TV

Product of the Week:
Zaarly: With special guest Eric Koester

Funding News:
1. Citysourced closes 1.33M Series A
2. LocationLabs buys Seeker Wireless
3. Tracks gets $1M seed round

source: LBMA

Aleks Buczkowski
I'm a professional always thinking outside the box and a self-confessed gadget addict. As a son of a professor of cartography I was surrounded by maps all my life and as a result spatial way of thinking and seeing reality is naturally embedded in who I am.