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As most iOS developers can tell you, dealing with UITableView or UICollectionView can be a pain. These UIKit views form the basis of most iOS apps, …
One of the most remarkable things about the digital revolution of the last dozen years or so is the speed with which things happen. Start-ups can …Yahoo
Foursquare boldly announced at one point that it wanted to be the "location layer for the internet." Now the company is trying to make good on that …Foursquare
Foursquare, the mobile app that allows people to search for popular locations, came together in 2009 in an unlikely venue: a cash-only watering hole …Beer
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Today Foursquare raised the curtain on Pinpoint, a new advertising platform that will enable brands to target Foursquare users (and even non-Foursquare users) based on where they’ve been.
The platform isn’t limited to Foursquare’s apps, however. Foursquare says it plans to sell ads across a …Advertising
Dennis Crowley talks about the costly mistake too many brands make when trying to engage consumers.
Building loyalty with your customers is crucial for growing a business, but trying too hard can also get your company skewered on social media.
Take it from Foursquare co-founder Dennis …Dennis Crowley
Yahoo has been busy rebuilding its business around mobile under CEO Marissa Mayer, and soon it could make one of its biggest bets yet on the platform. We have heard perennially that the company has been looking to buy Foursquare, the New York startup behind the eponymous local search app and …Yahoo
Pinpoint is Foursquare's latest attempt to cash in on its geolocation data.
Nearly a year after splitting itself in two and halfway-pivoting toward local discovery, Foursquare is ready for its next act: location-based ads. And here's the kicker: You don't even need to be a Foursquare user to see …Foursquare
Foursquare has taken its share of lumps from industry watchers in recent years about its slow user growth, but critics have never rolled their eyes …Advertising
Foursquare is one of the biggest names in tech. But at the ripe old age of six, the company has made significant changes to the way that it does business with the split of Foursquare and Swarm into two separate apps.
In the midst of such a dramatic shift, we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to …Dennis Crowley
The world’s most popular crowd-sourced local search and discovery app, Foursquare, has just pushed out a major update. In addition to other new …Foursquare
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Do you have a favorite steakhouse in New York City? Foursquare CEO and co-founder Dennis Crowley and editor-at-large Sarah …New York
UX Di General Assembly, London 2014
My third project for the User Experience Design Immersive at General Assembly was to add a mobile payment feature …Prototype
The check-in may be dead on Foursquare, but the app is alive and well – and increasing Twitter’s “social media on steroids” effect for brands. …Marketing
The saga of designing new Foursquare for Windows Phone
Everybody loves launch days. It starts with your company’s blog post, next, tech blogs begin to …Microsoft Windows
(or: “why I’ve been using Foursquare for the last 5 years”)
Being an early adopter of anything technology related in Greece can be a very lonely sport …Foursquare
What drove Foursquare to split into 2 apps
By Noah Weiss, VP Product at Foursquare
A year ago, with Thanksgiving fast approaching, we started thinking …
Early this September, just a month after shipping the new Foursquare, we set our sights on a new platform from which we’ve always been absent: iPad. …Foursquare
Foursquare’s VP of Product Noah Weiss is a friend from my Google days. They made a bold choice last year to split the Foursquare experience into two …Product Management
Foursquare strikes big deal with Twitter to power location-tagged tweets - New York Business Journal
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Foursquare has inked a major tech integration deal with Twitter …
Twitter will help Foursquare in its quest to become "the location layer of the Internet."
It seems like yesterday that Foursquare was all the rage at South By Southwest. But six years after the social-location app's hyped debut, it seemed like everyone in Austin last week was too busy Meerkating to …Foursquare
“We can be a successful company with the fraction of the users that Twitter and Facebook has,” Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley says.
Twitter on Monday announced that it has partnered with Foursquare, a startup focused on local business recommendations, to allow users to include their location in …Social Media
Twitter is bringing the ability to tag specific locations to Tweets via official apps and the web, through a partnership with Foursquare. The company tweeted about the upcoming feature today, showing a video of how it’ll work in iOS.
Previously, location services in Twitter worked by detecting your …Foursquare
Six Years In.
A Few Thoughts on Foursquare.
By now I’m hoping you saw the news from Twitter about Foursquare powering location-tagging in tweets.