Starbucks’ dollar-off-a-frappucino mayor offer doesn’t have anything on the special being offered by The Philadephian in Bradenton, FL. Foursquare user Rob Kehs recently became the first mayor of the store and collected his prize: a free cruise for two. Owner Charlie McCullough has issued an additional challenge to anyone who can unseat Rob as mayor [...]
Universities are starting to make use of Foursquare’s platform to connect students, alumni and prospective students with their schools. Stanford recently launched a partnership with Foursquare that now includes a badge, “All Right Now.” Users unlock the badge by checking in to five of Stanford’s most interesting places. Stanford has added tips to venues around [...]
According to TechCrunch, Foursquare has hired a former Senior Director from Yahoo to focus on growing their mobile base, especially in international markets. Holger Luedorf will join the Foursquare team next week as Vice President, Mobile and Partnerships. Luedorf will be charged with creating deals with mobile carriers and phone OEMs around the world. Those [...]
Do you ever wonder what parts of town you visit the most? Where Do You Go makes it easy to create a heat map of your checkins and see your most common hangouts. Once you log in (with both your Foursquare account and a Google account), Where Do You Go downloads your checkin history and [...]
To avoid distracting the golfers, mobile phones are banned from the course at Pebble Beach during the US Open. So how’s a Foursquare user supposed to check in? American Express is providing CourseLink kiosks near the main entrance to the course that allow Foursquare users to check in and share the experience with their friends. [...]
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- Foursquare partners with NFL for Super Bowl Sunday February 3, 2011
- Getting your “baggage” handled by the TSA? Yeah, there’s a badge for that November 23, 2010
- Spooooooky: Foursquare announces new Halloween badges October 26, 2012
- Help “Turn the World Red” on World AIDS Day to unlock your (RED) badge November 29, 2010
- Check in at Toys R Us on Thursday night for a special discount and a badge November 22, 2010
- 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.
- c0wb0yz says: Still not mobile friendly. It's a pity. It would be way...
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