Gowalla offers a mix of a social app and a travel content guide, focused around local experiences. It formerly was a a location-based mobile application, competing head-on with FourSquare, that allowed users to share their locations with their Fa...Show all
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|San Francisco, California, United States||IPO / Went public||Yelp (NYSE: YELP) was founded in 2004 and operates an online site to help people find great local businesses like dentists, hair stylists, and mechanics. Yelp makes money by selling ads to local businesses. Users contribute to cumulative reviews of local businesses, restaurants, boutiques, and salons.||Login to see details|
|Burlingame, California, United States||Acquired||Founded in 2005, Brightkite aims to bring social networking back into the real world. Brightkite's location-aware mobile service aims to help users connect with their friends and share real world experiences. More than two million people use Brightkite's free service every month. Use Brightkite to meet people around users, keep track of their friends, explore and discover new places, and annotate places with notes and photos. Best of all, Brightkite is available to anyone, anywhere, worldwide. A...Show all||Login to see details|
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