Video: The Nokia Gift Machine #FourSquare (updated)

| September 22, 2011 | 6 Replies

Here’s another post in the drafts section that also didn’t make the posting. Hopefully there’ll be less of a need to ration postings due to severe traffic load.

I saw this 1000heads post a couple of days ago blogged via NokiaInnovation. This is called the Nokia gift machine. It’s a vending machine type thing, powered by foursquare. When you check in, it will release a gift. That’s pretty cool – an actual incentive to use foursquare type check-ins.

Why? It’s part of Social Media Week – and who does Social Media better than 1000Heads word of mouth people? 😀

To get this, Whatleydude says you need to:

Likewise, you could have the same experience with NFC. But this just requires a phone with data.

Update: Oddly enough Nokia’s channel uploaded a video on this 🙂

Crickey, check out those iPhone users. Good thing the last one won a Nokia N8 😛

Source:1000HEADS via NokiaInnovation


Category: Nokia, Video

About the Author ()

Hey, thanks for reading my post. My name is Jay and I'm a medical student at the University of Manchester. When I can, I blog here at and tweet now and again @jaymontano. We also have a twitter and facebook accounts @mynokiablog and Check out the tips, guides and rules for commenting >>click<< Contact us at tips(@) or email me directly on jay[at]