Looking for a few developers for beta release of the Praized 2.0 API

I am looking for a few developers to test the beta release of the Praized 2.0 API in early February (with checkins to place, aka foursquare/gowalla). If you are interested contact me (and join the mailinglist). Documentation for version 1 is available on Google code (you need to request an API key).

Will 2010 be the year of Social Commerce?

Will 2010 be the year of Social Commerce? /chaneling @brunoboutot Well, social commerce has had some false dawns; Steve Rubel tipped 2006 to be the year of social commerce, Jay Deragon thought it would be in 2008. Forrester believe we’re a little ahead of ourselves and is predicting that 2011 will be the year ofContinue reading “Will 2010 be the year of Social Commerce?”

Google Twitterizes its Merchant Profile Pages

RT @sebprovencher: Google “Twitterizes” its Merchant Profile Pages If I was in Facebook’s or Twitter’s shoes, I would move quickly and enter the structured local business listings world by offering pre-populated fan pages (for Facebook) and merchant profiles (for Twitter). This would simplify the entry for SMEs and basically enable a “claim your profile” functionContinue reading “Google Twitterizes its Merchant Profile Pages”

Geopocketing- There is more to geo + social than what you can see right now

This got me thinking: if I could “pocket” my data, restrict certain tweets to certain geographies on the OUTBOUND side of Twitter, then that’d be neat. I mean, most smartphone apps of Twitter have my location. What if they could say to the API, “Only send this to people within 25 miles of this location?”Continue reading “Geopocketing- There is more to geo + social than what you can see right now”

When Twitter Becomes Clearing House For Business Data…

When Twitter Becomes Clearing House For Business Data “this will create a dramatic shift” http://j.mp/twitter-yp GeoAPI will integrate directly into the Twitter API, which plays into Twitter’s plans, reported in mid-2009, to integrate geo-based location into its service. (…) It’s a big deal because most business data from online listings come from limited resources, heContinue reading “When Twitter Becomes Clearing House For Business Data…”

Un bon resto “apportez votre vin” pour ce soir, des suggestions?

Cherche un bon resto “apportez votre vin” pour ce soir, des suggestions? http://praized.com/questions/good-bring-wine-restaurant-montreal-2 Je vais faire un billet quand j’ai le temps pour un “recap” de toutes les réponses que j’ai reçues, un peu partout…