Social Aggregating

As you know, I’m all over “social networking” — Flickr, Facebook, Twitter, Linked-In, Delicious, etc. — but there’s a new(ish) breed of sites trying to put themselves in the same category that can barely hide their primary goal: aggregating data. Gowalla was the first of these I’d heard about, thanks to Packrat, the stupidly addictive game I play on Facebook, which is by the same parent company. In fact, I have an account on Gowalla, Continue Reading →