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Facebook buys Gowalla

December 2, 2011 1 comment
Categories: News

Royal Gowallabies

April 28, 2011 Leave a comment

Whether you are cheesed-off or chuffed to bits about it, The Royal Wedding will be taking place, and you can do abso-bloody-lutely nothing to stop it.

So if you’re in “The Big Smoke” during the festivities embrace it and pick up this special “The Royal Wedding” stamp while visiting “Westminster Abbey“.

There are many featured locations around London, so go out and see what the city has to offer.

So what do you do if you aren’t anywhere near London?  Check in at any location where you are watching the event and mention “Royal Wedding” to have this festively designed pin added to your virtual passport.

Gowalla iPhone Update 3.2.1

March 29, 2011 Leave a comment

This long awaited update should fix the extra annoying login/logout bug that plagued the last release.  We also hope that it fixes the bug that keeps us all from dropping items and founding locations.

Hit up the App Store and download the fix now.

Categories: App, iPhone, News

SXSW Item Updates

March 28, 2011 Leave a comment

For those of you that were able to make it to our fair city of Austin, TX to experience all the greatness of SXSW we hope that you were able to score a few of the new items.  These items were inspired by various partnerships (Southwester Airlines) and product launches (iPad 2 at the special SXSW Apple “Pop Up” Store).  If you were around to take part in any of the Gowalla parties you might have also been able to snag the “Golden Viewmaster” and the “Gowallaby Ballooon”.

Gowalla OS X Icon Pack

March 25, 2011 Leave a comment

If you are both a Mac and a Gowalla user, you will be able to appreciate Redeeming Design’s, Gowalla inspired, OS X Icon Pack.   Download it for free and feel like you are out-and-about even when you are stuck behind your desk.

Thanks to @ericl for bringing this to our attention.

SXSW, Southwest Airlines, & Gowalla

March 10, 2011 Leave a comment

If you are in Austin for the annual SXSW extravaganza (that’s the abbreviation for “South By Southwest” for all of you that don’t know), you have a chance to pick up one of these 737 Model Airplanes:

It’s pretty cool to just add this little item to your archive list, but it doesn’t stop there.  When you find one you get a chance to win a prize from Southwest airlines!

See More Contest Details Here

Gowalla Ballas

February 19, 2011 Leave a comment

We may not be able to attend the game, but we can live vicariously through those who are:

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