Geo Location / Social Location: There Can Only Be One (Gowalla, Foursquare, Brightkite, Loopt, NowMe….)

Talk of “location wars” or “geowars” began filtering through the blogosphere even before the event kicked off, since the space has gotten superheated and Foursquare has become the new Twitter. Now, even Twitter and Facebook are trying to become Foursquare by launching their own location-based features.

TechCruch’s MG Siegler (who was actually at SXSW) has already complained of “check-in fatigue” in trying to track a slew of different social location services at the confab, including Foursquare, Gowalla, Loopt, Whrrl, Brightkite, Burbn, MyTown, CauseWorld, Hot Potato and Plancast.

“Even with great AT&T service, this would take a solid 10 minutes or more to check-in to all of them.

which social location, geo location game / app is going to come out on top? Gowalla? Foursquare? NowMe?

Posted via web from Vancouver Internet Marketing Consultant – Brent Purves

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