Street Fight Daily: Video Spending Thrives, Uber Hires Former Lyft COO

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology…s not have to set up local operations in new markets. Video Growth Drives Display Advertising Spending To $37.6 Billion In 2019 (Forrester) US online display advertising will grow from $19.8 billion in 2014 to $37.6 billion in 2019, at a compound annual growth rate of 13.7%.Read the full article

  • Square's massive new funding isn't good news for the company - 14 readers, 225 Tweets - Square, the payment processing company, has closed a new $150 million round of funding that values the company at $6 billion. On the surface this sounds like good news, but the truth is that the details confirm the startup's ongoing struggles.

  • Foundation: Foursquare’s Product Future | - 23 readers, 266 Tweets - In our latest Foundation interview, I sat down with Dennis Crowley at Foursquare’s New York headquarters. Dennis was on our Foundation series in 2011, and..