Street Fight Daily: Square IPO Looms, Amazon Plans Drive-Up Grocery Stores

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… Square’s Filing Turns Talk to Dorsey’s Juggling Skills (New York Times) Jack Dorsey has filed confidential paperwork to sell stock to the public in Square, where he’s CEO. Dorsey has also taken on the challenge of turning around Twitter, the site that he co-founded and was asked t ...Read the full article


  • Handy Could Be the Uber of House-Cleaning—if It Can Tidy Its Own Mess

    slate.com - 6 readers, 32 Tweets - Handy’s third birthday party last month was everything you’d expect from a startup soiree. Twenty- and thirtysomethings crowded the dimly lit bar at Pergola, a Mediterranean spot in Manhattan’s Flatiron District, munching on skewers of free-range chicken and a seemingly endless cascade of spicy meatballs with tzatziki sauce, as a...

  • Google will shut down abandoned Google+ Local pages on July 28

    thenextweb.com - 7 readers, 508 Tweets - Google is getting ready to shutter some abandoned Google+ Local pages. On July 28, business pages that aren’t being used will be “unverified.” Search Engine Land has discovered a post…