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Hyper Local & Foursquare

Hyper Local & Foursquare

Will foursquare lead to a level of mingling between strangers in the same room?

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 20 november 2009

While on my way to Minneapolis on Monday I remembered to check in to La Guardia on the foursquare app on my iPhone. What I expected was one listing for LGA but I soon found that there several user-created hyper-specific locations – even a specific gate (D6). Here was another example of the users taking the application developed by the creators and using it in a manner they weren’t expecting.

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