Take your friends with you everywhere – the social benefits of ‘checking-in’

The prospect of offers and discounts from venues is reguarly cited as being the main incentive to 'checking-in' to services such as Foursquare and Facebook Places. However, there are various social benefits that are emerging as key reasons for checking-in, and this is arguably why there are people repeatedly checking into venues that do not reward… Continue reading Take your friends with you everywhere – the social benefits of ‘checking-in’

Link roundup for week ending 12th Sept 2010

Blacktop is a new app that uses your Foursquare and Facebook check-ins to create 'trips' that you can share with your friends.  It's apps like this that will start to give Foursquare more value and create new reason to use it. I loved the IKEA  'herding cats' video that's currently going viral supported by a… Continue reading Link roundup for week ending 12th Sept 2010