Week Round-Up 12/06/10

Updates & Upgrades

  • Gowalla integrates with Foursquare to deliver a better user experience around experiences.
  • Google releases Chrome 8, a much more stable and bug free version
  • Facebook is updating profile pages – check out some of the new features, and how to update yours

Merger & Acquisition Activity

  • Groupon turns down Google’s $6 billion offer
  • Daily deal site and Groupon competitor, LivingSocial gets $175 million from Amazon
  • Defeated in court, and now peer-to-peer sharing service LimeWire prepares to close it’s doors
  • As Brasil’s economy grows, so does the interest of outside Ad agencies on moving into the country – Why So Many Agencies Are Storming Road to Sao Paulo (Ad Age)

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