Tech Culture: Reporters' Roundtable Ep. 45: Checking in with Facebook and Foursquare
Tech Culture: Reporters' Roundtable Ep. 45: Checking in with Facebook and Foursquare33:39 /
The money people in tech love check-in companies. VCs are funneling funds into Foursquare, Gowalla, Loopt, and other apps that let users check-in and then broadcast their locations to friends and businesses. Why? On the Roundtable today we discuss these start-ups, as well as Facebook's entry into this market, with Claire Cain Miller of the New York Times, and Adrianne Jeffries of ReadWriteWeb.