Post Tagged with: "Foursquare"

Twitter Teaming With Foursquare For Location Tagging In Tweets
/ March 23, 2015 11:42 am
Twitter Teaming With Foursquare For Location Tagging In Tweets

TechCrunch reports "Twitter is bringing the ability to tag specific locations to Tweets via official apps and the web, through a partnership with Foursquare. The company tweeted about the upcoming feature today, showing a video of how it’ll work in iOS.". Read More

Foursquare exec boasts company has seen triple-digit revenue growth for 3 years straight
/ February 25, 2015 10:40 am
Foursquare exec boasts company has seen triple-digit revenue growth for 3 years straight

VentureBeat reports "The five-year old company with mobile-friendly location sharing and business-discovery apps has been monetizing for the past three and a half years, Rosenblatt said backstage after the talk. Revenue comes from ads, data licensing, and subscriptions from local merchants.". Read More

Facebook invades Yelp, Foursquare territory with geo-specific Place Tips for iPhone
/ January 29, 2015 11:13 am
Facebook invades Yelp, Foursquare territory with geo-specific Place Tips for iPhone

VentureBeat reports "Facebook knows that being able to target users with information about exactly where they are can be extremely lucrative. Today, it invaded the territory occupied by Yelp and Foursquare, launching a new feature for the Facebook iPhone app that delivers information about where its users are in real-time.". Read More

Will the Check-in Survive? Foursquare’s Controversial Relaunch, By the Numbers
/ October 23, 2014 10:31 am
Will the Check-in Survive? Foursquare’s Controversial Relaunch, By the Numbers

VentureBeat reports "It’s been two months since Foursquare relaunched, and things aren’t looking good. App usage and downloads are down. Way down. But Web traffic is up. Maybe. We’re not sold on that, but it’s what Foursquare tells us." . Read More

How a relaunch saved Foursquare from Certain Death
/ August 11, 2014 11:31 am
How a relaunch saved Foursquare from Certain Death

VentureBeat reports “Foursquare’s pivot may have saved the company, early adoption stats reveal.”. Read More

Foursquare’s Check-in app Swarm to Launch on Windows Phone
/ July 25, 2014 11:08 am
Foursquare’s Check-in app Swarm to Launch on Windows Phone

VentureBeat reports “Today Foursquare announced that Swarm, its new checkin app, will launch on Windows Phone in the next few weeks.” . Read More

Mashable: Foursquare Arrives on Windows 8
/ June 28, 2013 12:51 pm
Mashable: Foursquare Arrives on Windows 8

Mashable reports that Microsoft showcased a Windows 8 app for Foursquare at the company's Build 2013 developer conference. Microsoft Vice President Steve Guggenheimer said that the new Foursquare has been designed with tablets in mind. The app has huge, full screen entries for locations, with the focus being on images. As a tablet app, Foursquare for Windows 8 seems to be focused on looking around for venues and viewing what your friends are doing instead of just checking in. Read More

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