Foursquare updated their Android app today with a new feature they’re calling “swipey maps.” When users drag the Explore map down to expand it, they’ll be able to swipe through the places. Tips are shown as each spot is highlighted on the map. This new design is much easier to browse than the old method […]
Today, Foursquare is launching its biggest move yet toward passive recommendations, offering to push relevant notifications to Android users without them needing to check in. The system works by monitoring their locations and occasionally sending recommendations for a place to eat lunch or a spot not to miss in a new city. With the launch […]
As someone who tests lots of Foursquare apps, I’ve long wished for a way to avoid typing my email address and password every time I try a new Foursquare-connected app. Foursquare recently rolled out Native Auth for developers on iOS and Android, which eliminates unnecessary typing and makes the process painless. Foursquare announced today via […]
Yelp is known for having a more complete set of venue information than Foursquare, with data on things like credit cards, WiFi and outdoor seating. Now Foursquare is trying to close that gap with a new feature they’ve recently added to the iPhone app that asks users to provide much of the same information Yelp […]
Foursquare pushed an update to their Android app this afternoon that — for the first time in an official app* — makes use of all the real estate available on tablet screens. On both the home screen and Explore results screens, tablet users now see the standard results listed on the left side, while a […]
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