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location-based ads


Location information to make mobile ads more valuable

App and advertising executives tell an audience at All Things D's mobile conference that location-based ads may finally pave the way for more money to be spent on mobile advertising.

By April 15, 2013


eBay acquires geolocation service Where

The start-up, which makes location-based mobile apps and operates a network of local ads and deals, will join eBay's PaylPal division but continue to operate separately.

By April 20, 2011


JetBlue promo takes off on travel app GateGuru

In an experimental look into the possibilities of travel ads on location-based mobile apps, the most prolific GateGuru user each month for the next three months will get a free round-trip ticket from JetBlue.

By June 2, 2010


Imeem gets into mobile ads with Android updates

Music-focused social network launches a mobile-advertising platform for phones running Google's mobile operating system, plus location-based streaming stations.

By November 25, 2008


Trulia partners with 1020 Placecast for targeted ads

Real estate search site Trulia signs a deal with the location-based advertising firm to offer more targeted ads on the company's site.

By November 19, 2008


General Motors to "push" ads to drivers

GM's OnStar division will begin experimenting this year with location-based advertising beamed to vehicles through a cellular network.

January 8, 2001


Meet the future: Our cars, ourselves

General Motors' Chet Huber figured out how to zap ads into automobiles. Now he wants to beam all sorts of location-based commercials--but in a way that won't annoy or distract drivers.

June 22, 2001