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05.05.15
Foursquare is bringing mayorships back for Swarm
05.05.15

Foursquare is bringing mayorships back for Swarm

When Foursquare split its app into two separate services, Swarm and Foursquare, some users were un...

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05.15.14
Swarm inherits Foursquare's social roots, tells you where your friends are
05.15.14

Swarm inherits Foursquare's social roots, tells you where your friends are

In an effort to focus more on local search and finding you the best restaurants in your area, Four...

By N. Lee,   05.15.14
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10.03.12
NASA's Curiosity rover checks in on Foursquare, gives Mars its first mayor
10.03.12

NASA's Curiosity rover checks in on Foursquare, gives Mars its first mayor

Yes, seriously. NASA announced on Wednesday that its Curiosity rover had "checked in" on Mars via...

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08.16.12
Instagram 3.0 adds Photo Maps, infinite scrolling and speed improvements (video)
08.16.12

Instagram 3.0 adds Photo Maps, infinite scrolling and speed improvements (video)

Wondering if that Facebook acquisition would slow down the pace of innovation at Instagram? Perhap...

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02.28.12
Foursquare PS Vita app hits US PlayStation Store, gives you another reason to consider 3G
02.28.12

Foursquare PS Vita app hits US PlayStation Store, gives you another reason to consider 3G

Good news for all you socially connected (and hip) regulars of local retail establishments -- who h...

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02.16.12
Google Maps for Android gets updated, improves battery life for Latitude, location history users
02.16.12

Google Maps for Android gets updated, improves battery life for Latitude, location history users

Okay, this may not bring the most sweeping changes in the history of the Google Maps application,...

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02.11.12
Foursquare adds NFC support for Android 4.0, wants to touch base
02.11.12

Foursquare adds NFC support for Android 4.0, wants to touch base

We knew the folk at Foursquare had been trying NFC out for a while, and Symbian's had it since Nove...

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04.25.11
Yahoo buys TV companion app developer IntoNow and its database of sounds
04.25.11

Yahoo buys TV companion app developer IntoNow and its database of sounds

Earlier this year IntoNow launched its iPhone app that could identify what TV show you were watchin...

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04.14.11
Google expands NFC check-ins, clutters more restaurant windows
04.14.11

Google expands NFC check-ins, clutters more restaurant windows

Google's love affair with NFC continues to blossom, and QR codes are starting to feel like a neglect...

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