Many moons ago I wrote about a supposed partnership between Google and Volkswagon on a navigation system. I never heard much more about it after that.
Yahoo local is – to me – one of the more exciting local search products, especially with its emphasis on collaborative content. That said, Dash would have been a real coup of a deal for the new Ask City product
If you’re a local business owner, or in charge of distribution at big box retailers, I invite you to get familiar with the concepts in Matt McGee’s
Local Search’s Killer App: Real-Time Inventory.
Also, watch for a company by the name of Yokel to be a player in the real-time inventory to mobile local/city search space.
via Greg Sterling.
Other cool stuff
no budget + creativity = this music video
Areae = Second Life + Web 2.0
Guillaume’s Tips on Growing a Healthy Online Marketing / Dev Firm