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Check-in to the future!

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Panos Spyrakis
@be_panos · Co-founder & CEO, bethere
bethere is a cool mobile way to plan great moments with friends. It lets you keep track of friends & others future check-ins while you can spontaneously share whatever you're up to next. Our challenge is to take the check-in concept even further adding true value & introducing social planning as it should be. Would love to hear your feedback!
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Chris Messina
@chrismessina · 🏆 PH Community Member of the Year!
There have been many attempts at future check in apps. None seem to have achieved critical mass. It just seems like most people don't plan that far ahead, or at least think about posting their plans via an app. How will you address this behavioral problem? What will you do to help people remember to pre-post their plans or, more challenging yet, change the… See more
Joe Anderson
@anderson760 · Designer
Cool idea! I think the main trouble points will be around marketing this to groups of friends that will use it consistently. If you can solve that and grow around friends of friends it will help with the critical mass problem. I think gender will also play an interesting role here like with the events you show, who you pair, who you suggest to invite. A few… See more
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Panos Spyrakis
@be_panos · Co-founder & CEO, bethere
bethere is a cool mobile way to plan great moments with friends. It lets you keep track of friends & others future check-ins while you can spontaneously share whatever you're up to next. Our challenge is to take the check-in concept even further adding true value & introducing social planning as it should be. Would love to hear your feedback!
Martin Shen
@martinshen · UpOut
Yea there have been an insane number of these startups. Local/Events is an incredibly challenging space. It's just not engaging enough Just start here: is foursquare a runaway success? Is foursquare's Swarm a runaway success? Ok. A derivative of this therefore it can't be runaway success? Simple question: what's wrong with the current "text someone to invi… See more
Tim Johnsen
@timonus · iOS at Pinterest, formerly at Flipboard.
Like Swarm Plans or Facebook Events?