A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology…

Apple Pay Moving to the Mobile Web, Could Give Big Boost to Mcommerce (Marketing Land)
According to a recent report, fingerprint-enabled Apple Pay is coming to mobile websites. One popular angle on this news is that the move will potentially cut into PayPal’s leadership position, but the more important potential impact is the acceleration of mobile commerce more broadly.

DoorDash Takes On Yelp, Offers ‘Objective’ Restaurant Quality Scores (VentureBeat)
DoorDash has released a new feature, “Delight score,” that rates the food delivery quality of the restaurants it works with. While this differs from Yelp’s ratings — DoorDash’s are based only on the delivery experience — the system is designed to be superior to Yelp’s on several counts. The DoorDash score boils down to food quality, which is a good part of what Yelp is trying to get at.

Microsoft Tells Possible Yahoo Buyers It Would

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