Groupon Acquires Whrrl Creator Pelago

<img src='http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0000/1810/1810v2-max-250x250.png' />Daily deals site Groupon has acquired Whrrl creator Pelago this morning. The iFund-back Whrrl is a LBS ser

Mark Cuban Dreams Of Minority Report. So Do I. But We're Not There Yet

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-198304" title="Screen shot 2010-07-18 at 4.50.17 PM" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/07/screen-shot-2010-07-18-at-4-50-17-pm.png" alt="" />"

Loopt Star Keeps It Simple: Check-Ins, Specials, And Facebook

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-185520" title="a" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/a13.png" alt="" />Back in January, we noted that <a href="http://loopt.com">Loopt</a> w

Check.in Checks Out Of Closed Beta And Into Your HTML5-Compatible Device

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-181681" title="cc" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/cc.png" alt="" />Back in March, I wrote about the problem of <a href="https://beta.tec

Check-In Fatigue. Or, Why I'm Rooting For An All-Out Location War.

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-166617" title="Screen shot 2010-03-19 at 6.55.47 PM" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/screen-shot-2010-03-19-at-6-55-47-pm.png" alt="" wid

Apple Gets Location Fever Too In The App Store

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/apppppp.jpg" alt="" title="apppppp" width="211" height="152" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-166119" />SXSW Interactive is now over. While

Whrrl 3 Wants To Kill Farmville. Not Foursquare. Not Gowalla. Farmville.

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/aaac.png" alt="" title="aaac" width="211" height="152" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-164688" /><a href="http://www.pelago.com/">Pelago</

Whrrl, Still Trying To Find Its Way In Location, Focuses On "Footstreams"

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/Screen-shot-2009-12-21-at-8.09.30-PM-215x78.png" width="215" height="78" />Much of the web is based around clickstreams. The latest version of

The State of Location-Based Social Networking On The iPhone

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2008/09/lbsn_collage.png" /> We've been <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2008/04/09/i-saw-the-future-of-social-networking-the-other-day/">bull

Whrrl: Map and Mobile-Centric Social Reviews

Sometimes products are easy to sum up in single sentences, sometimes they are most definitely not. Whrrl, a new site by Pelago, is one of those that eludes definition. Hence, Pelago’s need to de