Web Design Resources and Tutorials - Webdesigner Depot. Yahoo Acquires Location-Based Social Network. Yahoo announced today that it has acquired Koprol, a location-based social network in Indonesia.
The service is similar to Foursquare and Gowalla, enabling users to connect and share photos, reviews and other information in real-time using their mobile phone browser. This acquisition is especially interesting in the context of Yahoo's new partnership with Nokia. Yahoo says it plans to continue to invest in the evolving Koprol service, including mobile applications, like its newly released app for the BlackBerry. Joins Yahoo! - Koprol Blog. ReviewMyGadgets Blog. Gadget Blog. ***Articles and Blog-Posts***