Participating companies include Altec Lansing, FOX Broadcasting, Gilt City, Jawbone, Microsoft, Ok Cupid, Southwest Airlines, Tabbed Out, Twelve South, Ti Vo and Yurbuds; rewards from top musical artists including Jack Johnson, Anberlin and Hinder; as well as rewards from authors including Guy Kawasaki (Enchantment), Hugh Mac Leod (Evil Plans), Gary Vaynerchuk (The Thank You Economy) and Tony Hsieh (Author of Delivering Happiness and CEO of Zappos.com).
Loopt users in the Austin area March 11-15 will be notified of the reward locations on their phone the moment they happen.
Loopt was a company based in Mountain View, California, which provided a service for smartphone users so they could share their location selectively with other people.
It was one of the last of the pure play location-based-services companies before being acquired by the by banking and payment services firm Green Dot Corp. After the purchase looptmix.com's domain eventually expired and the website disappeared from the internet.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS PAGE CONTAINS SELECTED ARCHIVED CONTENT FROM THE ORIGINAL SITE. ) where your Loopt and Facebook friends are on the Loopt Friends Map. Loopt can alert you with a “Friend Alert” when a pal is nearby, creating exciting moments of serendipity that, without Loopt, might never happen. The Loopt application is available on a variety of devices and is most popular on i Phone and Android. Loopt is currently only available in the United States.