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Google+ Local – What is it?

on June 7, 2012 | Google Plus | Comments (0)
Google+ Local - What is it?

For a long time, analysts throughout the industry have known that Google plus would incorporate a lot of other Google applications, and they have waited with bated breaths for Google places to be the first in line. Luckily they did not have to hold their breaths for too long as Google places is no more. […]

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Facebook Mobile Advertising

on February 17, 2012 | Facebook | Comments (3)
Facebook Mobile Advertising

Many people have said that Facebook missed out on Mobile Advertising and harnessing the power of their mobile users. According to their SEC filing, Facebook has 425 million active monthly mobile users. Do remember Facebook Deals and Facebook Places? We wrote previously about Facebook Deals coming to Australia but only a handful of large companies […]

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Are small Businesses scared of Facebook?

Are small Businesses scared of Facebook?

Some weeks ago I went along to a local small business gathering – you know the type I mean, the sort where each new member has an opportunity to give their elevator pitch to the rest of the group. Well, I listened to each business person with interest and understanding and waited patiently for my […]

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Facebook Places now officially available in Australia

on September 30, 2010 | Facebook iPhone | Comments (2)
Facebook Places now officially available in Australia

Hi All – a quick update to let you know that Facebook Places on the Facebook iPhone application is now officially available in Australia. You can now check-in and add new venues on Facebook places. What do you think? Will you be using this service? Do you already use Foursquare?

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More people using Facebook Places in Australia through US VPN

on September 1, 2010 | Facebook | Comments (0)
More people using Facebook Places in Australia through US VPN

As previously mentioned more and more people in Australia are accessing Facebook places via a VPN hack – it seems people will goto any lengths to be the first users of new social media technologies like this. So you may ask, how are people accessing Facebook places through a USA VPN? People are signing up […]

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People using Facebook Places in Australia via VPN hack

on August 27, 2010 | Facebook | Comments (1)
People using Facebook Places in Australia via VPN hack

Ok so we know Facebook places is not available in the Australia yet. However it seems when Facebook created the product it may have been a rushed launch – Facebook is restricting access via your location using your IP address. However they don’t even check your GSP coordinates at all. This post on the mactalk […]

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Facebook Places VIDEO

Facebook Places VIDEO

Facebook has created a video on their new Geolocation feature – Facebook places. The tools aims at ‘connecting’ friends when they are out and about. Facebook also goes on to say that more and more people are going to use geo-location apps like this. Facebook is making a pitch to become even more of a […]

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Facebook Launches Location Features – Facebook Places

on August 19, 2010 | Facebook Geo-location | Comments (0)
Facebook Launches Location Features - Facebook Places

Facebook has now officially launched their own Geo-location app inside Facebook – Facebook places. The Facebook iPhone application has been updated however when you go to click ‘Places’ it says the function in not available in our area yet. This is exciting stuff and may pose a real threat to Foursquare. It will be exciting […]

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Twitter joining the Location game

Twitter joining the Location game

Similar to Foursquare and Gowalla – Twitter is now creating their own location services for user tweets. Users will be able to tag tweets with specific locations and also create new locations – much like Foursquare and Gowalla. When you click on the location below the tweet you will be presented a small window with […]

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