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Facebook Places

A location-based service from Facebook that allowed members to "check in" to venues and share that information with friends. Similar to the offering by foursquare, Facebook introduced Places in 2010 but shuttered it as such in 2011, only to resurrect it later on in a Google business directory service. See Facebook.
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The lawsuit claims that Facebook places more than 225 million users into 154 medical categories for direct marketing.
Accounts in primary local business directories like Google Places, Bing Local, Facebook Places, and Foursquare will also be created.
Western Europe Area, in which we have included countries such as Belgium, France, Germany, Holland, Luxembourg, five of the six founding members of the European Union concentrates a total of 58,908,060 and 1,737,886 Facebook records of check in, which means that almost 3% of the users from this area using the Facebook Places application.
Putting S4C on Facebook places the channel in amongst them, taking our content to the viewer.
Facebook's Foursquare-esque product launches (Facebook Checkins, Facebook Places, Facebook Nearby, Facebook Friend Finder, etc, etc) don't concern me," Crowley said.
30-31) afirma que essas plataformas estao se transformando em ambientes de exibicionismo, pois, alem do Facebook, que permite a exposicao de nossas vidas e o conhecimento da vida alheia, tambem se proliferam servicos de geolocalizacao, como Foursquare, Facebook Places, Google Latitude, que nos deixam "efetivamente ver atraves das paredes" e "saber a localizacao exata de todos os nossos amigos, [.
com, OpenTableA, PandoraA, Yelp, and Facebook Places, plus real-time traffic, weather, fuel prices, sports and stocks.
There is also growing interest in more diverse activities, with 13 per cent of social network users 'checking-in' through platforms like Foursquare or Facebook Places, versus 11 per cent in 2011.
In addition, visitors that "check in" at Tour locations via Foursquare and Facebook Places will also win special commemorative prizes.
People involved in social networks are using general types of LBS, including Facebook Places and Google Places.
The company is also appealing to anyone using check-in style sites such as Facebook Places and Foursquare not to list their home as a location.
CRM: Why should companies use Foursquare over its competitors like SCVNGR, Facebook Places, and Gowalla?