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Facebook Places Deals: How does it work?

Facebook Places Deals: How does it work?

[ 0 ] November 4, 2021

Following on from yesterday’s Facebook Mobile event at Palo Alto headquarters, the online social networking site has introduced a new “Deals Service” on Facebook Mobile. At the event Facebook revealed enhancements within its location API along with a single sign-in process.

SCVNGR Update: Access to Google's Places API

SCVNGR Update: Access to Google’s Places API

[ 0 ] November 2, 2021

For gaming platform SCVNGR, good news has been announced today that it will be incorporating a new and improved database of venues with the help of Google Places API. The location-based site gives it’s users the opportunity to visit places, participate in challenges, earn points and unlock badges. Upgraded venues will consist of businesses, restaurants, [...]

SCVNGR Announces New University Program To Help Students

SCVNGR Announces New University Program To Help Students

[ 0 ] September 26, 2021

We reported recently of location-based app “Foursquare” introducing a new program for university students. It is hoped that this new idea will bring student friendships closer together, the opportunity to earn school themed badges, the finding out of activities around the campus and classes. It seems that other apps such as “Whrrl”, “Gowalla” and now [...]

NFL's Washington Redskins Defend Foursquare

NFL’s Washington Redskins Defend Foursquare

[ 0 ] September 11, 2021

NFL players do not only play hard but it seems their fans fight hard to decide their favourite location-based apps for check-ins. It seems that for those enjoying the Super Bowl Championships and following teams such as the Minnesota Vikings, New England Patriots and Washington Redskins, they are deciding along with their teams what location [...]

SCVNGR Sees 100,000 Downloads In Just 48 Hours

SCVNGR Sees 100,000 Downloads In Just 48 Hours

[ 0 ] September 10, 2021

Facebook, one of the biggest online social networking sites launched its new Facebook “Places” just a few weeks ago and for its smaller competitors, there was slight trepidation as to where they would fair against giants Facebook. But it does seem, that for SCVNGR in particular, the worrying may be about to stop.

Foursquare: 5 Apps To Help Small Businesses

Foursquare: 5 Apps To Help Small Businesses

[ 0 ] August 23, 2021

We have recently reported on the impact that Foursquare, the location-based networking site is having on users. The site which gives its users the opportunity to locate their friends and use a check-in facility is accessible on the internet and mobile device. But now with Foursquare’s Apps, this may not only appeal to the individual [...]

Social Media is Everywhere: Top 5 stories

Social Media is Everywhere: Top 5 stories

[ 0 ] August 21, 2021

Social Media is just about everywhere we go, we just cant seem to get enough of it! We wake up to it, use it at work and access it on our mobile phones. Is it becoming a culture now where we would be lost without it. How did we ever cope before? Five of the [...]

Foursquare and SCVNGR: Differences explained

Foursquare and SCVNGR: Differences explained

[ 0 ] July 19, 2021

Users will be pleased to learn that as well as the current geolocation apps presently on the market like Foursquare, Gowalla, and Twitter there is a new app named SCVNGR. Unlike it’s competitors, SCVNGR has something more unique to offer it’s users. It has the option of `Game Play’, and is available free on the [...]