Banjo wants to take you places with its new location-based update

With an update to its technology that emphasizes shared social connections and the importance of locations, Banjo attempts to keep users in the loop and let them know what’s happening to their friends around the world, aggregating and organizing social material.

Panelists: social apps can lead to rape, Catholic Church worse than Facebook

Privacy discussions took a new turn when founder Hermione Way asserted that women have been raped as a result of location-based apps “like Facebook and Banjo,” and Banjo CEO Damien Patton responded that “more people have been harmed by the Catholic Church” than social networks.