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Use your Contacts as Building Blocks with the LinkedIn Tetris App

 - Jun 10, 2011
References: dropin.linkedinlabs & mashable
Have fun with your professional contacts using the LinkedIn Tetris App. Reinventing the classic building block game, the app provides all of the fun you're used to but with a personal twist.

The LinkedIn Tetris App is called DropIn, and is exactly like Tetris, except the various blocks are comprised of your list of contacts. "DropIn takes the classic Tetris experience to a professional level," says the creator Michael Shoup. When you hover over an individual building block, information about that contact with appear on the side of the screen. DropIn is a way that LinkedIn shows its playful side while still maintaining professionalism.

You'll now have an excuse to play games at work with the LinkedIn Tetris App; just tell your boss you're catching up with old contacts in your professional network.