Facebook testing hyperlocal services in India

Facebook testing hyperlocal services in India
Facebook has been testing a hyperlocal website that helps people discover local services ranging from spas and wellness to event planning and pet services. The website works on the hyperlocal model, where services are catered to a local geographical …
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Once-troubled hyperlocal news brand Patch expands to Austin; Here's the how
Patch, a network of hyperlocal news websites owned by Hale Global Inc., has expanded into Austin as the brand tries – cautiously – to re-establish itself among readers and advertisers after it struggled to find success as a branch of AOL Inc. Three …
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