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location-based check-in


Singlesquare turns Foursquare into location-based dating service

Foursquare lets you win virtual mayorships, but what about winning people's hearts? Singlesquare builds a location-based dating service on top of Foursquare's check-in tech.

By January 21, 2011


Nearly 1 in 5 smartphone owners use check-in services

Compared with most smartphone owners, those who use location-based sites also are more likely to access other types of mobile content, according to ComScore.

By May 13, 2011


Facebook Places: One check-in to rule them all

The launch of Facebook Places means start-ups like Foursquare are forced to rethink their business plans--and consumers are forced to rethink the entire idea of a location-based "check-in" service.

By August 18, 2010


Google's Mayer checks into elite club

Marissa Mayer is now the youngest person on Google's operating committee, and she'll be in charge of Google's location-based services, not to mention its future plans.

By October 12, 2010


Feel good about checking in with CauseWorld

Location-based apps like Foursquare are popular, but there's a similar app that actually serves a purpose beyond telling friends your location.

By June 4, 2010


Financial Times checks in with the kids in Foursquare deal

The Financial Times is hanging out with Foursquare, the location-based recommendation community game thingy polluting Twitter and Facebook feeds near you now

By April 13, 2010


Crave Talk: Location, location, location

Want to meet friends of friends who live nearby, or find out your geographic location without using GPS? Check out some of the latest location-based systems that let you do this, and more...

By August 9, 2006