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The Biggest Shopping Day of the Year ISN’T Black Friday (and other insights into holiday shopping) — Foursquare Direct — Medium
The Biggest Shopping Day of the Year ISN’T Black Friday (and other insights into holiday shopping)
Of all the holiday shopping days last year, which …Christmas
Deterministic Location Data: Why Real World Targeting Requires Real World Data — Foursquare Direct — Medium
Deterministic Location Data: Why Real World Targeting Requires Real World Data
Location-based targeting is the topic du jour in mobile marketing. Now …GPS
Apple continues to improve its mapping product by adding new features and content, albeit often under the radar. Last year, reviews and content from …Maps
Do you get a kick out of checking in to places using Swarm? Do you have an iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus? If your answer to both questions are in the …Foursquare
There's a new restaurant in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn that recently opened called Tilda All Day. It's received basically zero press attention compared …Foursquare
Slack's new and improved slash commands make it easy to integrate third-party apps like Foursquare and Lyft.
Over the last several months, team messaging app Slack has focused more and more on becoming a platform. Rather than building a million standalone features, the company has aimed to make it …Slack
Getting a group of coworkers to agree on anything can be …
Google Now is showing me some interesting place recommendations this week. They’re courtesy of Foursquare.
The Foursquare app isn’t installed on my Android phone. Nevertheless, I’ve seen tips about restaurants and coffee shops and even a public park directly from Foursquare in Google Now …
The Foursquare app has been updated with 3D Touch support on the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus.
Foursquare is your ultimate city guide, in your pocket. …
Etsy, Foursquare, Kickstarer, Meetup, and Shapeways ask the White House to protect their users from ‘abuse’ - New York Business Journal
Abusive trademark enforcement is not synonymous with enforcing rights to the fullest extent under law. The issue addressed in this comment also does …White House
International pet celebrity Grumpy Cat teamed up with Foursquare and Allie Cat Rescue (ACR) last week to help save homeless kittens. Today, the diva took time off her busy agenda — between Comic Con and a book release — to visit Foursquare’s New York headquarters and advocate for fellow felines.
If you want to save a kitten, remember to check-in with Swarm on your phone. Really. When Swarm, the app that evolved from Foursquare, relaunched …
Cat lovers of the world, get your phones out. For the next two weeks, all Swarm check-ins will help Alley Cat Rescue keep stray cats off the streets.
Until October 15, Foursquare will make a donation to Alley Cat each time a user checks in at a location on Swarm. Foursquare also teamed up with …
Foursquare has updated its app with iOS 9 support bringing Spotlight Search, movie searches, and other improvements.
Foursquare is your ultimate city …Foursquare
Foursquare said it could predict how many iPhones were sold over the weekend, and it was right on the nose
Apple sells a lot of iPhones every year, particularly during the opening weekend of sales for a new model.
With this year's iPhone 6S, Wall Street …
I’ve had a lifelong fascination with video games. They were my entree into the design world — I was enamored with the way they could immerse you in …Super Mario
At Foursquare, we have access to the world’s largest database of information on the foot traffic of people around the globe. This is a seriously …
(Answered originally at Quora: Why doesn’t Yelp have location based notifications like Swarm (from Foursquare)?)
Creating great location-based …Foursquare
(Originally posted on my personal blog here)
I have spent the past year or so working on the latest advertising offering from Foursquare called …
My wife and I are in Lisbon for about 5 days. At the airport in Paris, I was surprised to see her pick a paper version of the “Guide du routard”. Few …
TROY, Mich., Sept. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Socialgist, a leading global provider of social media data with the most diverse collection of social …
Foursquare used to be all about the check-ins, but now it's trying to "fake beacons" with all of the data it has collected, according to its CEO Dennis Crowley.
During a question-and-answer session on Product Hunt, a popular website for discovering new startups, Crowley said his company's big "magic …Dennis Crowley
Every Friday afternoon, the Product Experience team at Foursquare gets together and ends the week with a creative exercise. The PX team is a big …