LBS Tidbits

SCVNGR announced $15M in funding to start the new year. The money may drive growth abroad and be used for further research into game mechanics.

- SCVNGR blog
- TechCrunch

Cobra’s latest radar detectors now use crowdsourcing to build and share a database of “traps.”

- press release

The NextWeb picks Geomium (try to say that!) as a top ten European startup to watch in 2011. “Geomium adds a real-time, location-based social layer to data from review sites like Yelp and Qype.” That’s not enough to distinguish it, it my book.

- The NextWeb


Published Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

Written by Adena Schutzberg