Foursquare, the hot social network expansion that… does… social things… yeah, actually, that’s sort of the problem. Sensing an opportunity to make the “check-in” utility for Twitter “more compelling for long-term use”, some people have used it to turn New York into a giant game of Risk.
Some time last year, I landed in Los Angeles. I was catching a connecting flight, the bane of the expedient traveller. But I was unusually happy for the brief stop. I’d been changed by something in my phone.