The problem with geo-social apps

03/19/2012 | Social Media Explorer

Location-based social applications aren't nearly social enough, writes Mike Schneider. Telling users when they're near one of their contacts quickly gets old, especially when users have enough contacts to clog their feed. It would be better to process users' social graphs and provide notifications only for contacts with whom the user frequently interacts on other social channels, Schneider argues.

View Full Article in:

Social Media Explorer

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Media

Job Title Company Location
Full(ish) Stack Engineer (PHP)
Advertising Age
New York, NY
Senior Sales Manager
OnProcess Technology
Ad Operations Manager, The Atlantic
Atlantic Media
Washington, DC
Affiliate Solutions Consultant
Santa Barbara, CA
Associate Director of Ad Operations
Opera Mediaworks
New York, NY