Oct 062009
 
Augmented reality will be using Local Search

Today there was a nice article about people using smart phones and integrating local content with the GPS abilities of cell phones. Start looking for “Augmented Reality” as a new buzz phrase. My key point is that all these applications are going to use content that is already developed by Google Local Business or similar [...]

Sep 182009
 
Restaurants bringing New Customer from the Freeway

I continue to find new value in Google’s Local Business Listing.  I work with several restaurants and it is clear that restaurants are on the forefront of leveraging Web 2.0 technologies.  The most recent data point is that two  restaurants (Miles away from freeway off ramps) I support are finding drivers with web based GPS [...]