Saker, M. and Evans, L. (2016) Location Based Social Networking: Space, Time and Identity. Palgrave Pivot. (Forthcoming).
Saker, M. (2016) Foursquare and identity: Checking-in and presenting the self through location. New Media & Society, first published on March 28, 2016. doi: 10.1177/1461444815625936
Saker, M. and Evans, L. (2016) Locative mobile media and time: Foursquare and technological memory'. First Monday.21(2). 1 February 2016. doi: 10.5210/fm.v21i2.6006
Saker, M. and Evans, L. (2016). From Flâneurs to Playeurs: An exploration of Foursquare and playful engagements with space and place. Media, Culture & Society. (Accepted)
Saker, M. (2015) How I do my PhD. PhD Life: a blog about the PhD student experience. University of Warwick.
Saker, M. (2014) Smartphones and Pervasive Play: An Examination of the Effect Foursquare has on Physical, Spatial and Social Practices. University of Southampton, School of Social Sciences, Doctoral Thesis, 249pp.
Saker, M. (2016) Locative Media and Identity: Presenting the self through location. Paper presented at the BSA Annual Conference, Global Societies: Fragmenting and Connecting, Aston University. 6-8 April 2016.
Saker, M. (2016) Mediated cities: the impact of locative media on space, place and social connections. Paper presented at the Architecture, Media, Politics, Society Annual Conference, Digital-Cultural Ecology and the Medium-Sized City, Arnolfini Centre for Contemporary Arts, 1-3 April 2016.
Saker, M. (2016) Foursquare and Sociability: Location-based social network sites (LBSNs) and digital communities. Paper presented at MeCCSA 2016: Communities, Canterbury Christ Church University, 6-8 January 2016.
Saker, M. (2015) Reimagining the locational past in the present: location-based social networks (LBSNs) and the archiving of space and place. Paper presented at Digital Humanities: Transformative Landscapes, University of Derby.26 June 2015.
Saker, M. (2015) Location-based Play: An Examination of the Effect Foursquare Has On Physical, Spatial and Social Practices. Paper presented at the BSA Annual Conference, Societies in Transition: Progression or Regression? University of Glasgow. 15-17 April 2015.
Saker, M. (2014) Location-based Applications and Digital Transformations of Urban Space. Paper presented the BSA Annual Conference, Changing Society, University of Leeds. April 2014.
Saker, M. (2013) Location-Based Play & its Social/Spatial Effects. Paper presented at the Sociology and Social Policy Postgraduate Research Day, University of Southampton. September 2013.
Saker, M. (2012) Smartphones & Gamified Spaces. Paper presented at the Work Futures in the Digital Economy Interdisciplinary Symposium, Chilworth Manor, Southampton. March 2012.