Google’s 10-Pack: Now With More Local

Local SEO guru Andrew Shotland just alerted me to the fact that Google is now serving the local "10 pack" in searches that don't include geographic modifiers (original discovery by Google Maps expert Mike Blumenthal). For those unfamiliar, the 10…

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As Expected, Idearc Enters Chapter 11

Idearc announced it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Texas, a move that it signaled in its year-end 2008 earnings announcement, when it indicated some form of bankruptcy filing was likely if not inevitable. Here is how Idearc describes the process…

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IPhone Users: Get Ready for Mobile Skype

As rumors over the past week have indicated, Skype's iPhone app will launch tomorrow and will be available in the app store. The application will allow users to operate the Skype client from their iPhones. Like Skype's online service, this…

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DexKnows Gets Into the Mobile Game

As pre-announced at last week's Marketplaces conference, DexKnows has launched a new line of branded local search products, including an iPhone app. The line is built and powered by mobilePeople, a company that has built strong applications for a number…

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Dealix Launches New Leads Platform

Online leads for cars are broken. The vast majority of auto shoppers won’t even fill out a request for bid because they think they’ll get inaccurate, incomplete and tardy information from the dealer. But that doesn’t stop vendors from working…

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