Facebook to Add Location Based Status Updates Updated: March 18, 2016. Originally posted: May 8, 2010 by Kenny Eliason. Leave a Comment According to Ad Age, Facebook is going to be adding Geolocation Status Updates. Because of all the hype around “Location Based Services” like Foursquare and Gowalla, this could be a GAME CHANGER!!!!! Will you use Location Based offers if Facebook offers it?