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'Antisocial media' helps users avoid friends
New York, June 18 : An antisocial media website called 'Hell is Other People' promises to keep users away from their annoying online friends.
5 hrs ago
When Is The Best Time To #Unplug?
This series explores the role of data in everything from generating insights and conceiving new ways to connect with an audience, to measuring results.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
So what if Apple copies your app? Get to work, like Sunrise did
Sunrise tries to keep ahead of new iOS Calendar features coming in iOS 7 by adding Foursquare, Crunchbase integration into its app.
8 Social Networks for Fitness Freaks
If you don't have a partner to push you through your lifting routines - "One more set, bro, you got this!" - consider these eight social networks instead.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
The Infographic Of You: Foursquare Visualizes Your Check-Ins
After all those years of griping about the slavish silliness of the check-in behavior that apps like Foursquare were trying to cultivate in us, for a second there I wished I had checked in more often over the years.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Foursquare Time Machine Teleports You Down Memory Lane
Okay world travelers, now it's time for some humble bragging, thanks to the new Foursquare Time Machine.
Wilson Faults Foursquare For Not Shaking 'Check-In' Label
Foursquare investor Fred Wilson on Thursday acknowledged the social location company is still stuck with the perception that it's little more than a check-in service.
Foursquare Tries To Find Revenue By Turning Your Data Into A Samsung Galaxy S4 Ad
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Wed Jun 12, 2013
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The Decider: External APIs
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Tue Jun 11, 2013
Foursquare checks in at Anxietyland, but Dennis Crowley still mayor of Good Life City
Dennis Crowley, co-founder of Foursquare Labs Inc., speaks during the TechCrunch Disrupt NYC 2013 conference in New York, U.S., on Monday, April 29, 2013.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Facebook audience may be shifting, not shrinking
Ever since two May survey reports showed Facebook use declining, marketers have been proclaiming the social network an endangered species.
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Foursquare Morale Hits A New Low And Employees Look For Ways Out
It's been a tough year for Foursquare . Rumors of a difficult time raising funds, stalled growth and low revenue figures have all hit the press.
Daily: Google Close to Acquiring Waze, Why Yahoo Should Buy Foursquare
Google Is Close to Acquiring Waze, a Rival in Maps Google, which dominates the market for online maps, is close to a deal to acquire Waze, a largely Israeli company that has developed a social mapping service that is popular with drivers seeking to find the best route given actual traffic conditions.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
'Game of Thrones' Becomes 'Game of Cones' with Foursquare Game
Ice cream lovers and 'Game of Thrones' fans unite to compete in Foursquare's new 'Game of Cones' challenge.
Sports of Yore
What You Need to Know This Morning: June 6, 2013
Thursday is the worst day of the week, because by now you're exhausted and you don't yet have that gleeful "almost there" buzz of Friday, so all you can do is keep slogging on.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Daily: Amazon Moves into Grocceries, Foursquare Sells to SMBs
Amazon Plans Major Move into Grocery Business Amazon is planning a major roll-out of an online grocery business that it has been quietly developing for years, targeting one of the largest retail sectors yet to be upended by e-commerce, according to two people familiar with the situation.
All Things Digital
Checking Into Foursquare? Yahoo's CFO Talks About Next Mobile M&A --...
I always like to listen to the dulcet tones of Yahoo CFO Ken Goldman, especially when he talks about what's next for Yahoo.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Breakfast NY Creates Smart Street Sign that Brands Can Use
Breakfast NY, a physical-digital interactive agency, has created a new smart object that it hopes people and brands alike will want to interact with.
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Sunrise, a Calendar App Startup, Raises $2.2 Million
Sunrise, the startup behind the acclaimed email service and iOS calendar app of the same name, has raised a $2.2 million seed round led by Resolute and NextView Ventures, with participation from well-known angels like Dave Morin, Loic Le Meur and Hunter Walk.
Foursquare Tests Small Business Promotion Program
Foursquare , which recently began letting large advertisers like Burger King, Gap and Starwood Hotels promote themselves on the platform, is testing a program that lets small businesses do the same.