Location Services

  • Street Fight’s Predictions for 2016: Part Two

    … and on-the-ground operations in local service areas. In Denver, for example, grocery delivery companies are eying tens of thousands of consumers living in the urban sprawl outside of downtown. Lyft offers services in Gloucester, M.A., less than an hour from Boston, but Uber hasn’t quite made it there yet. In 2016, location services tech will continue…

    Street Fightin Display Google Facebook- 13 readers -
  • Survey: Nearly 40% of Mobile Users Hesitant to Use Location Services (Infographic)

    … Mobile location network Skyhook Wireless has released the results of a recent survey of 1,000 mobile users, focused on consumer opinion surrounding location-based services and apps on mobile devices. The results indicated 83 percent of users say location services are ‘vital’ to an app, but nearly 40 percent of users hesitate to share…

    AllFacebook- 15 readers -
  • PMD MomentFeed Incorporates Facebook’s Local Awareness Ads

    … have enabled location services and are within a specific distance from those SMBs’ physical locations. MomentFeed said the addition of local awareness ads to its platform will allow brands to generate single national ad campaigns that automatically transform into hundreds or thousands of localized and targeted ads specific to their business locations…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 27 readers -
  • Facebook Debuts Local Awareness Ads

    … begin using the feature: Creating an ad takes just a few steps. To get started, head to the ads create tool (pictured above) and select “Local Awareness.” Then select the page of the business you want to promote. (Advanced advertisers can also access this feature in the API [ads application-programming interface].) Next, enter your business…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 17 readers -
  • iOS 8 Is Here, and Facebook Is Ready

    … about how Facebook gets location information from devices, but Apple has updated its location services setting: Before, there were only two choices for the kind of permission you could give an app: on or off. Now, there are three choices: always, while using the app or never. When you update to iOS 8, if you previously used Facebook with location…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 4 readers -
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