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Checking into - and out of - Foursquare

16th April, 2011

What is the point of the social networking website Foursquare?

Is it merely a charter for those with obsessive compulsive disorder, or is there a greater purpose?

For the last week, I have been on a check-in rampage. I have checked into barbers, pubs, launderettes, garden centres, hospitals, hotels, recycling centres and even other people’s private residences.

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