A Conversation With Vehix.com

Earlier in the week, I had the chance to catch up with Vehix.com CEO Derek Mattsson, who had some interesting things to say related to Monday's post about Starbucks taking mobile local search into its own hands. Vehix is interested…

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A Google Phone?

Simeon Simeonov has a good post on the mysterious and long rumored Google phone, complete with screen shots. No confirmation about whether this is true or not, but Simeon's blog is a good read.

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1-800-SAN-DIEGO Revamps, Focuses on Retail

New management has taken over at 1-800-SAN-DIEGO, and they're determined to increase awareness in San Diego, boost sales channels, add a text messaging component and expand to other markets, possibly including Orange County, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Portland. 1-800-SAN-DIEGO…

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OutSide.in Gets $900K

Outside.in, the place-blogging site that collects everything that appears on the Web in a geographical context  blogs, traditional media, individual contributions  has won $900,000 of funding from a number of high-profile investors, including Esther Dyson, Marc Andresson, John…

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Skype Enters Directory Space

A lot of discussion has taken place as to why the Yellow Pages industry has sat on the sidelines as the Web 2.0 world of social media, online video and greater consumer interaction has advanced in other media. Now enter…

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AT&T’s U-verse Marches On

AT&T's rollout of its U-verse high-speed data, voice and IPTV bundle has served as a reality check to the ongoing discussion of IPTV and bundled services. Today it added two additional markets in Milwaukee and Racine, Wisconsin. AT&T continues its…

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