Geosocial networking
Geosocial networking is a type of social networking in which geographic services and capabilities such as geocoding and geotagging are used to enable additional social dynamics. User-submitted locati...
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Geomium
Geomium is a location-based social networking website, and iPhone application. Unlike many other location-based services which focus on a single type of information, such as places or events, Geomium...
Like button
A like button, like option, or recommend button is a feature in communication software such as social networking services, Internet forums, news websites and blogs where the user can express that they...
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Bluedating
Wireless dating, Widating or Bluedating (from Bluetooth) is a form of dating which makes use of mobile phone and Bluetooth technologies. Subscribers to the service enter details about themselves and a...
Grindr
Grindr is a geosocial networking application geared towards gay, bisexual, and bi-curious men. It runs on iOS and Android. Available for download from the Apple App Store and Google Play, Grindr comes...
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Localeze
Localeze, a service of Neustar, is a content manager for local search engines. The company provides businesses with tools to verify and manage the identity of their local listings across the Web. The ...
Dodgeball (service)
Dodgeball was a location-based social networking software provider for mobile devices. Users text their location to the service, which then notifies them of crushes, friends, friends' friends and inte...
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Facebook Places
Facebook is a social network service website launched on February 4, 2004. This is a list of software and technology features that can be found on the Facebook website.
On September 6, 2006, Ruch...
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SCVNGR
SCVNGR was a social location-based gaming platform for mobile phones. The SCVNGR android app was silently pulled out of Google Play store some time in early 2012 and the website www.SCVNGR.com now red...
Whrrl
Whrrl was a social location-based game developed by the Seattle-based company Pelago, Inc.Whrrl had a recommendation engine that uses algorithms and users' votes to surface relevant recommendations.On...
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Yelp, Inc.
Yelp is a multi-national corporation headquartered in San Francisco, California. It develops, hosts and markets Yelp.com and the Yelp mobile app, which publish crowd-sourced reviews about local busine...
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Facebook Credits
Facebook Credits was a virtual currency that enabled people to purchase items in games and non-gaming applications on the Facebook Platform. One U.S. dollar was the equivalent of 10 Facebook Credits. ...
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Location-based service
Location-based services (LBS) are a general class of computer program-level services that use location data to control features. As such LBS is an information service and has a number of uses in socia...
Brightkite
Brightkite was a location-based social networking website. Users were able to "check in" at places by using text messaging or one of the mobile applications and they were able to see who is nearby and...
Gbanga
Gbanga is a mixed reality, social gaming platform for mobile phones developed by Zurich-based startup, Millform AG. The platform runs on real-time locative media, developed in-house, which means that ...
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Gowalla
Gowalla was a location-based social network launched in 2007 and closed in 2012. Users were able to check in at "Spots" in their local vicinity, either through a dedicated mobile application or throug...
Party with a Local
Party with a Local is a geosocial networking application and social discovery platform for the iPhone. It is a free application with the aim of connecting travellers and locals that want to party.
Go2
go2 is a mobile local search and location based service (LBS) owned and operated by xAd, based in New York City. It is an exclusively mobile LBS, and can be accessed via mobile optimized websites an...
Dopplr
Dopplr was a free social networking service, launched in 2007, that allowed users to create itineraries of their travel plans and spot correlations with their contacts' travel plans in order to arrang...
MapHook
MapHook is a location-based journal and social networking application that is operated by MapHook Inc., a software applications development firm based in Dulles, Virginia.MapHook combines GPS and mapp...
Face2face
face2face is a proprietary proximity-based mobile application developed by Proximate Global Inc. that allows users to identify when members of their social networks are nearby, within walking distance...
Flook (application)
Flook is a location-based browsing application and website developed by Ambient Industries located in the United Kingdom, initially for the iPhone. Users of the application create virtual cards, or "F...