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Google bought Dodgeball in 2005 and shut it down in 2009, replacing it with Google Latitude.Dodgeball user interactions were based on SMS technology, rather than an application.Receiving location information from a plurality of third users comprising the at least one first user, and from the second user; Good prior art would be evidence of a system that did each and every one of these steps prior to the December 5, 2011.You're probably aware of ten pieces of art that meet this criteria already...
I had done some research on it as I was working in that field for a while.
Location is based on GPS hardware in the mobile device or network location provided by the application.
Each check-in awards the user points and sometimes "badges".
Visit Stack Exchange AN OVERBROAD PATENT FOR ONLINE DATING - This application from Zoosk seeks to patent the idea of finding other people who are nearby and compatible with you online!
10 minutes of your time can help narrow US patent applications before they become patents HERE QUESTION - Have you seen anything that was published before Dec, 2011 that discusses: If so, please submit evidence of prior art as an answer to this question.