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2 Years And 10 Million Users Later, Google Latitude Locates The Check-In

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-270224" title="aa" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/aa.png" alt="" />It was almost exactly <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2009/02/04

Southwest's Feel-Good Facebook Places Holiday Promo Helps Kids Make-A-Wish

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/fb-southwest.jpg"> The mobile check-in is not just a way to tell your friends where you are via FourSquare or <a href="https://beta.techcrunc

Commoditising location – UK tourist agency's Facebook Places app shows the way

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/Picture-75-300x197.png" alt="" title="Picture 75" width="300" height="197" class="shot" />If you were wondering how organisations and brands

Facebook's Mobile Event: The Writing Is On The Places Wall

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-239716" title="p" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/p.jpg" alt="" />We're currently on a bus on the 101 South heading down to yet another F

Geomium gets UK roll out, early signs are that users are relaxed about sharing location

<img class="shot" title="Geomium" src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0008/8508/88508v2-max-250x250.png" alt="" width="250" height="69" />Location-based social network <a href="http:/

Dept. Of Advertising: Check Into Cheryl Cole Billboards With Facebook Places

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/fb-places-billboard.jpg"> When Facebook <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/08/18/facebook-location-video/">launched Places</a> in Augu

Loopt Feeling Right At Home With Facebook Places, Adds Deep Integration

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-233463" title="1" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/13.png" alt="" />When Facebook launched Places, their entry into the location space, th

Stealthiest recruitment campaign yet? Agency makes Facebook Places land grab before launch

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/Picture-102.png" alt="" title="Picture 10" width="249" height="211" class="shot" />We've seen quite a few ingenious ways to use the Web for r

German Marketing Agency Stealthily Uses Facebook Places For Hiring, Pre-Launch

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/Picture-102.png" alt="" title="Picture 10" width="249" height="211" class="shot" />We've seen quite a few ingenious ways to use the Web for r

Offline/Online Convergence, Mobile Commerce, and Life After Check-ins

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/4sq-check-in-here.jpg" /> For years, offline merchants have been acquiring data about you in attempts to personalize your experience throug

Facebook Places Goes Live In The UK

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/album-the-clash-london-calling.jpeg" />Facebook's geo-locational service Facebook Places is now working in the United Kingdom. Want up to the

Facebook In New Hampshire Turns Into A Real-Life PleaseRobMe.com

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/burglary-ring.jpg"> Remember <a href="http://pleaserobme.com/">Please Rob Me,</a> the site that tried to raise awareness about the <a href="h

Context Optional Helps Brands Run Location-Based Promotions On Facebook Places

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/context.png">As Facebook Places becomes <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/08/18/facebook-wants-advertisers-to-help-build-out-its-direc

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility: A Facebook Bill Of Rights

<img class="snap_nopreview shot" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/screen-shot-2010-09-07-at-3-03-34-am.png" alt="" />Facebook has come along way from being <a href="http://www.thec

Meet Booyah's InCrowd, A Location-Based Second Life

<img class="snap_nopreview shot2" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/incrowd.png" alt="" />Booyah's <a href="http://booyah.com">InCrowd,</a> famously announced by founder Keith Lee a

Check (In) Yo’ Self Before You Wreck Yo' Self: Why Foursquare Users Check In "Off The Grid”

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-213259" title="3" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/38.png" alt="" /><em>This is a guest post by Hunter Walk (</em><a href="http://twitter.c

Did Mark Zuckerberg leave a Facebook Places trail in London?

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/album-the-clash-london-calling.jpg?w=280&h=278" class="shot2" />At the moment Facebook Places is only available in the United States. O

Your Facebook Friends Are Watching You—Did We Just Move Closer to 1984?

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-209567" title="Back Camera" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/fbpl.jpg" alt="" /> George Orwell's novel 1984 begins with Winston Smith, the

Facebook Kept Thousands Of Check-Ins On Lockdown For Months. Impressive.

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-210481" title="aaa" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/aaa2.png" alt="" />As we noted a couple days ago, the video Facebook made to explain t

Foursquare Has Been Trying (And Failing) To Trademark "Check-In"

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-210257" title="bh" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/bh.png" alt="" />You'd be hard-pressed to find a hotter term in technology right now t
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