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.Loopt started when Sam Altman walked out of class at Stanford University and wondered, “where are all my friends? Loopt is the best way to connect to people and places around you.” Since that question popped into Sam’s head in 2005, the innovation hasn’t stopped. Loopt will alert you if there are deals nearby, so you can save money or get free stuff. Loopt produces mobile applications that allow users to discover the world around them, and find and enjoy the friends, places and events around them right now.Loopt has become an essential app for more than five million people who want to find out the need-to-know info about their city. Loopt Qs are the super social way to get bite-sized reviews and share your own opinions about the place you’re at — making you a true insider wherever you go. In the past, Loopt’s partners have given away free music, plane tickets, XBOX Kinects, and much more. Phones with Loopt include the i Phone, Android and Windows Phone 7 (see for all supported handsets). Loopt applications offer a variety of effective and intuitive privacy controls. Loopt offers a suite of mobile phone applications that help people discover the world around them.
With Reward Alerts, brands and local businesses can offer limited-time and perishable-inventory deals to nearby consumers.
Loopt Star, the brand new mobile game that people play with their Facebook friends, offers brands and retailers the ability to engage customers with fun and fully customizable achievements and rewards that are integrated into the game.
Loopt Star lets brands and retailers reward the actions they want from their customers.
“Reward Alerts represent one more step in a direction we see as really important for location-based services – making mobile more simple and real-time,” said Sam Altman, co-founder and CEO of Loopt.
“With Loopt, we can alert people to what’s going on around them right now, which opens up tremendous opportunities for consumers to learn about a great deal.
Each reward notification tells users where to go, and what to do to get the special prize.