Investors Listen to Startups Pitch as Intensive Mentoring Program Ends in Perth

Accelerate, the mentoring program for startups in Perth, has recently concluded after allowing startup participants to make their pitches. The said intensive mentoring program is spearheaded by Jeremy Lu at Curtin University, and was designed specifically for a group of startups in Perth.

The series of pitches included feasible ideas starting from an advanced learning program […]

Google Launches AdWords Local Forwarding Numbers November 6th

Google advertisers can now set up AdWords local forwarding numbers for ads with call extensions. Since the call extensions will now show the area code for a business’ geographic location, this feature may increase the chances that prospective customers will contact a local merchant.

Google announced the update on Google+ last Thursday, saying:

“Many people who search […]

Yelp Platform Now Lets You Book Hotels and Winery Trips

Yelp is boosting its ecommerce capabilities through the integration of more third-party services into its Yelp Platform.

On Tuesday, the company announced that it has welcomed new partners onboard “to connect consumers to even more great local businesses.” In addition to food delivery partners Eat24 and delivery.com, consumers can now order food from new locations through […]

Apple Maps Connect, A Self-Serve Local Listings Site for SMBs

Last Tuesday, Apple introduced a new self-service portal that lets small businesses easily edit or add local listings directly into Apple Maps.

The service, dubbed Apple Maps Connect, is free as it is intended for small business owners rather than advertising agencies. The new or edited business information listed via the service will appear on Apple […]

Brick-and-Mortar Amazon Retail Store to Open in NYC

E-commerce giant Amazon Inc. is planning to open its first brick-and-mortar store in New York City, just in time for the holiday shopping season.

The store, which will serve both as a warehouse and storefront, is set to open right across the Empire State Building, sources told The Wall Street Journal.

The Amazon retail store, now still […]

Facebook Adds ‘Your Pages’ Section to Page Admins’ Timelines

Facebook is providing page administrators a new ‘Your Pages’ module to help them stay on top of their content management. The new section sits at the top-right corner of administrators’ feeds.
According to Allfacebook.com, the ‘Your Pages’ module offers a quick view into how well the page is doing. It includes the Page’s weekly total number of likes […]

Microsoft Adds Interactive 3D Views to New Bing Maps Preview App

If you love exploring new places, now you can do so at the comfort of your couch or office (or anywhere actually) with the new Bing Maps Preview app.

Featuring interactive, high-resolution 3D world and city views, the app takes you on a virtual tour to places you always wanted to visit. The app is optimised […]

Dual Social Networking App Jiveocity Features Geolocation Technology

Jiveocity, an interactive social networking app that utilises geolocation technology, is the first of its kind. Powered by Google, the new mobile app takes social networking to a whole new level.

Being a dual app, Jiveocity caters to both businesses and consumers. It displays all physical locations near the user, including local restaurants, bars, cafés and […]

Pinterest Welcomes Shopify Stores in Rich Pins Partnership

Pinterest has become a preferred platform for many online retailers who wish to connect with their audience and boost the discoverability of their products. Shopify, on the other hand, is a leading ecommerce platform for 100,000+ stores. They couldn’t have been a better fit.

Through the partnership, Shopify stores are eligible to have Rich Pins.
What are […]

Yahoo Acquires Zofari: Search Engine Takes ‘Pandora for Places’ App Into Its Fold

It seems search engines are in a race to acquire apps to improve their search functionalities. Recently, Yahoo bought local recommendations app Zofari, which said in a post that it will “continue to build amazing discovery experiences at a scale we’ve only dreamed of.”

The San Francisco-based startup says it will “deliver brilliant local recommendations in […]

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