Check-in

10.16.14
Facebook 'Safety Check' lets friends know you're OK after a major disaster
10.16.14

Facebook 'Safety Check' lets friends know you're OK after a major disaster

Despite the frivolous nature of most social media interactions, Facebook's latest new feature is i...

By R. Lawler,   10.16.14
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12.05.13
Foursquare redesign for iOS brings you more location info at a glance
12.05.13

Foursquare redesign for iOS brings you more location info at a glance

Foursquare gave its iOS check-in app a makeover just a few months ago, but it's already back with...

By J. Fingas,   12.05.13
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10.09.13
Foursquare's real-time recommendations now being pushed to iOS
10.09.13

Foursquare's real-time recommendations now being pushed to iOS

This past summer, Foursquare announced a soft rollout of a new real-time recommendation feature fo...

By J. Volpe,   10.09.13
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08.01.13
Foursquare gives Superusers web links to map editing tools
08.01.13

Foursquare gives Superusers web links to map editing tools

Foursquare switched to editable OpenStreetMap data for its check-in services over a year ago, but...

By J. Fingas,   08.01.13
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06.25.13
Foursquare for Android and iOS now lets you check friends in, with permission
06.25.13

Foursquare for Android and iOS now lets you check friends in, with permission

If you regularly hang out with Foursquare aficionados, you've likely seen conversations grind to a...

By J. Fingas,   06.25.13
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05.07.13
Foursquare updates app for Windows Phone 8, brings lock screen notifications and NFC check-ins
05.07.13

Foursquare updates app for Windows Phone 8, brings lock screen notifications and NFC check-ins

Foursquare's been rather attentive to most mobile plaforms this year, releasing updates for Androi...

By M. Gorman,   05.07.13
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04.10.13
Foursquare 6.0 for iOS shifts the focus to exploration with a new home screen
04.10.13

Foursquare 6.0 for iOS shifts the focus to exploration with a new home screen

Those who've had the redesigned Foursquare for Android are familiar with the app's greater priorit...

By J. Fingas,   04.10.13
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02.13.13
Foursquare for Android now makes it easier to find friends, places nearby
02.13.13

Foursquare for Android now makes it easier to find friends, places nearby

It's safe to say the Android folk account for a pretty good chunk of Foursquare's hefty user base,...

By E. Alvarez,   02.13.13
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11.05.12
Foursquare Explore for iOS rates places by check-in popularity, doesn't see stars
11.05.12

Foursquare Explore for iOS rates places by check-in popularity, doesn't see stars

Gauging the quality of a restaurant or store through star ratings is often just slightly more reli...

By J. Fingas,   11.05.12
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