Facebook buys Gowalla, aims for location-based dominance *UPDATE* Facebook make confirmation statement

Gerald Lynch Facebook, Tech Digest news 1 Comment

Facebook, the social-network overlords of our personal lives online, have bought out up-and-coming location based network Gowalla. Gowalla's location check-in service will be integrated into Facebook's newest "Timeline" homepage interface, allowing people to more precisely attach a location to…

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Q&A: Edward Saatchi on NationalField, Obama and the democratisation of the workplace

Gerald Lynch Facebook, Features, Interview, Interviews, Social Media, Tech Digest news, Web 2.0 2 Comments

Edward Saatchi, son of millionaire advertising mogul Maurice Saatchi, is being billed as the UK's answer to Mark Zuckerberg. His private, enterprise focussed social network NationalField is credited as a key tool in President Obama's successful election campaign, and,…

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