Great blog on Location Based Services we'll discuss in class this week
There are lots of amazing things that can happen when you check in… but not many things bring more joy to us than when check-ins serve as a tool for the common good. We’ve been thrilled to see a recent batch of services that encourage giving back to your community, especially when it comes to improving the quality of education.
Two of the top projects at a recent hacking education showcase hosted by DonorsChoose.org utilized the open foursquare API to help potential donors discover classroom projects based on data generated by check-ins. More here