One of the highlights of Foursquare’s recent redesign of venue pages was the ability to see nearby places similar to the one you’re looking at and to see the places people go next. In the original design, only three choices were listed under each category. Earlier this week, however, Foursquare quietly pushed an update that [...]
To celebrate the launch of their new Key Lime Doughnut, Krispy Kreme is offering a Foursquare special at participating stores on May 15 and 22. When users check in with a friend on either of those days, both will get their choice of a free Key Lime Cheesecake Doughnut or a Key Lime Cake Doughnut. [...]
This post is mainly for the design nerds out there. Gotham has long been the official typeface for Foursquare’s printed materials, dating back to their original Brand Book from 2011. Different versions of Helvetica have anchored the web site and mobile apps — primarily because Gotham has never been officially available for use on websites. [...]
Jawbone today launched a two-way API for their UP service today that lets you integrate with a number of third party apps. Most of the launch partners are fitness tracking apps like Runkeeper and MyFitnessPal, but the most interesting for Foursquare users is IFTTT (If This Then That), which allows you to marry Jawbone’s API [...]
Ever wonder just how far you’ve traveled since you started checking in on Foursquare? There’s a new site that can tell you. Foursquare distance connects to your account and calculates the distance between each of your check-ins and then totals it up to determine how far you’ve been. I was amazed to see I’ve been [...]
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