Twitter has expanded their location service with the ability for users to check in to specific places, a la Foursquare venues. The new service is fittingly dubbed “Places.” Foursquare checkins sent to Twitter will soon automatically be tagged with the specific venue instead of the more general city Foursquare tweets are now tagged with. Twitter [...]
You’ve seen buttons around the internet to share articles on Twitter or Facebook; now Foursquare has joined the party with an “Add to Foursquare” button. They’ve partnered with the Wall Street Journal to add the button to select articles that can be tied to Foursquare venues, like reviews of restaurants, bars and events. Clicking the [...]
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers has become the first major national restaurant chain to launch a checkin special on Foursquare. Any Foursquare user who shows their server they’ve checked in will receive either a Big Melt Bacon Burger or a Honey Mustard Chicken Sandwich for $6.99. (UPDATE: Strangely, both sandwiches are offered at the same price [...]
Nokia’s SymbianOS isn’t very popular in the US, but worldwide it’s one of the most popular operating systems for smartphones. Symbian users have been clamoring for a dedicated Foursquare client; up until now, Twitter-client Gravity’s Foursquare integration was their only option. A new, dedicated Foursquare client for Symbian has now been released: FourÂ²Widget. FourÂ²Widget offers [...]
TechCrunch reports that Andreessen Horowitz will be a major partner in Foursquare’s newest round of funding, according to their sources. It appears Foursquare finally accepted additional venture capital after buyout talks with Yahoo and Facebook faltered. It was only yesterday that rumors were flying about a possible Facebook acquisition. The company’s valuation is reportedly at [...]
- Austin Chronicle launches its own Foursquare badge June 18, 2013
- Share your trips and relive your past — across all your social media profiles — with Esplorio June 17, 2013
- Relive check-ins past and find new places to check in next with Foursquare’s new Time Machine June 13, 2013
- LA Times restaurant critic gets his own Foursquare badge June 13, 2013
- Vote for your favorite park to win $100,000 from Coca-Cola just by checking in on Foursquare June 11, 2013
- 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
- Stephan says: Here is a german description of the structure of blindsquare https://kuubus.de/blindsquare-navigation-blinde-sehbehinderte/
- Krunoslav says: You'll like a new tool that's coming out next week. It...
- Yepi Friv says: It is so cool. I love 4square at the first use...
- PierJes says: Interface is nice. Looks promising.
- B.J. Ellis says: Looking forward to trying it out. I hope they have...
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