LifeKraze, The Social Network For “What You Do,” Launches On Android
LifeKraze, the social network that rewards you for daily activities, has officially launched on the Google Play store. The app tries to bring action into our social mix. Founder Jonathan Yagel explained earlier this year where LifeKraze fits into your virtual personality: “if Twitter is what you say, and Facebook is who you are, then LifeKraze is what you do.” The app asks you to post small Twitter-like posts throughout the day, declaring your achievements. Maybe you went for a jog, or made a healthy dinner, or took a walk with your friends instead of going to the movies. Whatever it is, LifeKraze asks that you share it with your set of friends and followers to help inspire them. But it doesn’t stop there. LifeKraze users have 300 points to distribute each day. These points go toward rewarding other LifeKraze users for the achievements they’ve accomplished that day. You can give any number of points, but 10 points means good job, and 50 points means you’re in love with that person. ...
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