John Corpuz flip-flopped between computer science and creative writing courses in school.As a contributor to Tom's Guide he's found a happy middle ground writing about apps, mobile gaming and other geekery.Foursquare was probably the first entertainment startup to introduce location-based services to the mass-market customer.Today, with Pokémon GO fueling a wave of augmented reality game app ideas, startups with a location-based touch got back into the spotlight.The app maintains your privacy while finding you the perfect match behind the scenes.With just a few taps, you could have dates every night of the week.”3.More of a small startup compared to its and Ok Cupid competition, Meet Moi may not boast as large an audience, but its select participation may actually work in its favor.
They started dating in March when, during a Jay-Z concert at Madison Square Garden, Scott pulled out his i Phone, opened an app called Skout and scanned a list of near-by women.
Location-based search for various services and places: restaurants, time tables for public transport, health professionals.
For example, Zomato location app lets you view menus, photos and reviews for restaurants nearby which is handy if you’re looking for a place to eat in a new city: 2.
Brightkite uses participants’ current locations to connect people, allowing them to chat and possibly meet up.
The network has been heralded as a great way to meet new people, find a date or connect with locals while traveling.