The New Google Latitude Lets You Check Into Places

By: Summer Luu - Published: Feb 3, 2011 • References: googlemobile.blogspot & mashable
The new Google Latitude has just added a feature which allows you to check into specific places.

One key feature that differentiates Google Latitude with other geo-based leaders like Foursquare is that it checks you out of your location upon leaving, so your friends aren't left guessing if you're still there. With the popularity of location-based apps, it's a surprise that Google has taken this long to add the check-in service, but knowing this search engine leader, its online strategy probably has more cool initiatives up its sleeve. Stats for Search Engine Geo Apps Trending: Older & Chilly
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Interest: > 3 minutes
Concept: Google Latitude
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Segment: Neutral, 18-35
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