Dailyplaces

  • Dailyplaces ups the social – adds realtime chat to locations

    Dailyplaces ups the social – adds realtime chat to locations

    Dailyplaces, the social recommendation service for places, has upped the social today by adding realtime chat to its iPhone and Android apps. Dubbed ‘Places Chat’, users can communicate directly and in realtime with other users that are checked-in at the same location. Additionally, it’s possible to chat with other users that aren’t nearby via a user’s friend-list. Read More

  • Dailyplaces Turns Ups The Social, Adds Realtime Chat To Locations

    Dailyplaces, the social recommendation service for places, has upped the social today by adding realtime chat to its iPhone and Android apps. Dubbed ‘Places Chat’, users can communicate directly and in realtime with other users that are checked-in at the same location. Additionally, it’s possible to chat with other users that aren’t nearby via a user’s friend-list. Read More

  • Dailyplaces pivots to let friends recommend places and earn a 'dividend' for doing so

    Dailyplaces pivots to let friends recommend places and earn a 'dividend' for doing so

    Dailyplaces, which launched as a location-based microblogging platform in December 2009, has made a significant pivot today by relaunching as a social recommendation service for places but with its own gaming twist. Aside from ditching its Twitter-for-location roots, the premise of the updated iPhone app is to shun ‘anonymous’ lengthy reviews of places as is the model used by… Read More

  • Dailyplaces lets you check-in drunk with iPhone app for Oktoberfest

    Dailyplaces lets you check-in drunk with iPhone app for Oktoberfest

    Dailyplaces, the Frankfurt-based social location startup, has launched an iPhone app dedicated to the Oktoberfest which kicked off on Saturday and runs for 17 days. Developed in partnership with muenchen.de – the official portal of the Bavarian capital – the Wiesn App is being described as a “temporarily community” and enables beer festival goers (OK, the Oktoberfest… Read More

  • Tagcrumbs lands on iPhone – social bookmarking for places

    Tagcrumbs lands on iPhone – social bookmarking for places

    [Germany] Berlin-based Tagcrumbs wants to be the YouTube for places, although a much more apt comparison might be Delicious. The location-based service, which on the surface competes with usual suspects Foursquare, Yelp, Gowalla and Germany’s own Dailyplaces, enables users to bookmark, tag and share places. This week Tagcrumbs debuted its iPhone app (iTunes link), which takes advantage… Read More

  • Dailyplaces will share location and recommendations. Sounds familiar?

    Dailyplaces will share location and recommendations. Sounds familiar?

    [Germany] Ah, the Appstore approval process. It can destroy the news cycle. A week ago, our “Dear Leader” Mike Butcher started to ask startups on several occasions to come up with a worthy Foursquare competitor from Europe. Two days ago, I heard from a German company who said they might fit the bill. Dailyplaces sent a press release with Friday as release date. But when we fire… Read More