As a young person living in a very urban area, I’ve felt a little bit left out because I never signed up for Foursquare, the “check in” app the startup scene is always talking about.
But the truth is—I never really understood the draw of using the service.
What do I actually get out of checking in every place I travel to? What’s the point of earning badges and becoming the “Mayor” of my local bar?
Last week, I finally joined Foursquare.
Here’s how it went.