Have you seen the Bravo badge on Foursquare and thought about what it meant?Today I saw that Jim Turner @Genuine had unlocked the Bravo badge and I was curious what it was. Had he checked into his TV?Then I saw that Jim had checked into Centro Latin Kitchen. A quick search produced an explanation of … [Read more...] about Wonder about the FourSquare Bravo Badge?
Are You Using GeoLocation Platforms Safely
Today LaLaWag posted an excellent article written by Melissa Jun Rowley FourSquared and FourScared Important interviews with Sarah J. Gim and Paige Craig illustrate the specific types of scams that can happen. I have a great interest in Geolocation platforms and have been striving to use them … [Read more...] about Are You Using GeoLocation Platforms Safely
Foursquare Helped us Find SXSW parties, Heather Meeker’s Belmont was my Fave
Dennis Crowley (center) arriving at Heather Meeker's party at the Belmont about 1am The Belmont party was announced spur of the moment March 13. Heather Meeker thanks Mike Prasad for helping to make this whrrl "flash party" happen and Brian Solis for sparking the idea. For the first hour, … [Read more...] about Foursquare Helped us Find SXSW parties, Heather Meeker’s Belmont was my Fave
Geolocation Services Like Foursquare Surge at SxSW 2010
My response to a letter from Jeff Pulver exclaiming how strongly Gowalla performed at SxSW 2010. I was surprised that he never mentioned Whrrl in his letter even though they had just sponsored a party for him in Los Angeles. Update: Both Gowalla and Whrrl are now defunct. I did sign up for … [Read more...] about Geolocation Services Like Foursquare Surge at SxSW 2010