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Local Corporation (LOCM)

  • Oct. 19, 2012, 12:57 PM
    Local Corp. (LOCM) is selling its Rovion rich-media ad tech unit to Gannett (GCI) for $3.9M. Rovion's Ad Composer platform allows multimedia ads to be developed without coding ability. Gannett has been stepping up its tech M&A activity: the media conglomerate recently bought loyalty card app developer Mobestream Media and Facebook marketing firm BLiNQ Media.
  • Jul. 11, 2011, 8:18 AM
    Online business directory and local search provider (LOCM), which shot higher last week following a marketing deal with Google (GOOG), will be acquiring Screamin' Daily Deals for $12.5M in cash, stock, and debt. Shares -1.1% premarket. (PR)
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Company Description
Local Corp is a technology and advertising company that provides its search results to consumers who are searching online for local businesses, products and services. It provides its search results through website, and website.