Facebook Is Working On A Foursquare-Killer

Posted: January 29, 2010 in Advertising & Marketing, Social Media & Networking

One of New York’s hottest startups, Foursquare, is under heavy fire from more established Silicon Valley players.

A source briefed on the matter tells us Facebook is working on a feature that will allow users who access the network from mobile devices to “check-in” and broadcast their current location to all their friends.

Huge local business reviews site Yelp rolled out a similar “check-in” feature earlier this month.

Allowing users to “check-in” is Foursquare’s primary function. (keep reading)

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