In the sometimes labyrinthine stations of Atlanta’s MARTA system, it can take several minutes to make it from the entrance to train level. Dawdle for a few seconds and you could easily miss your train and have to wait twenty minutes for the next one. MARTA Alerts, a new Foursquare connected app from Andrew Watson, aims to [...]
Category: Connected Apps
Gamification may be on its way out at Foursquare, but that’s not stopping third party developers from building games on top of the Foursquare API. The latest is a jigsaw puzzle game that rewards you with new pieces each time you check in on Foursquare. 4PuzzleGame functions as a Foursquare connected app. It alerts you [...]
Foursquare hosted their hurricane-delayed Hackathon over the weekend and it was, by all accounts, a rousing success. More than 100 hackers appeared at Foursquare’s New York HQ and 50 came to the San Francisco office. Hundreds more joined in from around the world. In total, they submitted more than 80 new apps based on the Foursquare platform.
RAGER, a new Foursquare connected app from the Barbarian Group, stands to help you make plans for the rest of the night each time you check in at a bar. Once you’ve connected the app and checked in at a bar, tapping through offers a unique set of results, including: a nearby recommended bar from [...]
My wallet is full of cards — from Costco, the zoo, AAA, etc. — that can get me discounts at various places. The problem is I can’t remember where those places are, so I almost never cash in on those discounts. A new Foursquare connected app from GeoPerks promises to help, by alerting me when [...]
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- Yepi Didi says: thanks. this application was great
- Simple Tech Solutions for Creating Community on Campus » Each One – Teach One says: [...] Foursquare and Mozilla both use badges for various education-related online and real-life accomplishments.
- Simple Tech Solutions for Creating Community on Campus | Getting Smart says: [...] Foursquare and Mozilla both use badges for various education-related online and real-life accomplishments.
- CrackedLCD says: I'll have to give this a shot. I've submitted hours...
- Steve Hill says: just one! got mine last week in Vienna. Very cool badge.
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