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  • #SFSW16 VIDEO: Rethinking Restaurants — Local Tech Remakes an Industry

    … Wiley Cerilli spoke about his new venture, Good Uncle, which seeks to bring a “virtual restaurant” model to smaller markets — delivering freshly prepared, gourmet food and celebrated dishes from famous chefs. OpenTable SVP Catherine Porter, spoke about the micro-moments on mobile that the company capitalizes on and how data and personalization can…

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  • #SFSW16: Location Solves Data Glut Says HERE Exec

    … #SFSW16: Location Solves Data Glut Says HERE Exec June 7, 2016 by Stephanie Miles Leave a Comment Filed Under: #SFSW16, News Fewer than one-third of all big data projects that have been launched in the last few years are successful, but as HERE’s Nicholas Goubert explained in a presentation at Street Fight Summit West 2016 on Tuesday…

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  • #SFSW16: Unpacking the Secrets to Improving Location Accuracy

    … #SFSW16: Unpacking the Secrets to Improving Location Accuracy June 8, 2016 by Stephanie Miles Leave a Comment Filed Under: #SFSW16, Features Seventy-percent of location data is inaccurate, and Freckle IoT CEO Neil Sweeney told the crowd at Street Fight Summit West on Tuesday that locations and brands that aren’t doing everything they can…

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  • #SFSW16: YP’s Biggest Competitor? SMBs’ ‘Guy’

    … #SFSW16: YP’s Biggest Competitor? SMBs’ ‘Guy’ June 7, 2016 by Stephanie Miles Leave a Comment Filed Under: #SFSW16, News Fragmentation is changing the local marketing industry, with smaller sellers encroaching on a space that was once reserved for large national agencies. During a fireside chat at Street Fight Summit West 2016 on Tuesday, YP…

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  • #SFSW16: Why the ‘Gig Economy’ Is Not The Future of Work

    … #SFSW16: Why the ‘Gig Economy’ Is Not The Future of Work June 7, 2016 by Stephanie Miles Leave a Comment Filed Under: #SFSW16, News In a morning keynote at Street Fight Summit West in San Francisco on Tuesday, Thumbtack CEO Marco Zappacosta discussed the challenges facing skilled professionals and long-term trends within the service sector…

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  • Yelp Extends Online Booking Capabilities With New Platform Partners

    … Yelp Extends Online Booking Capabilities With New Platform Partners June 6, 2016 by Stephanie Miles Leave a Comment Filed Under: #SFSW16, News Yelp took another step in its expansion into the online booking arena this morning, with the announcement that it would be adding five new platform partners to its roster. By partnering with Whittl…

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