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  1. Burger King, Five Guys battle for burger popularity in CNY on American fast food mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Post-Standard

    America loves its burgers, but which fast food burger joint does it love the most? Thrillist decided to find out. The method? Comb through 20 million FourSquare app check-ins to see how many people are eating what type of burger where, then calculate which chains are most popular in every county across the country.

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  2. New map calculates Americas 16 most popular burger chains in orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Daily Mail

    ... the U.S. or your home state? Food, drink and travel website Thrillist went through over 20 million check-ins on Foursquare, a location-based application that people use to register their whereabouts and leave tips for others. Burger bonanza: Food, ...

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  3. NightOwl goes back to bar basics to scoop up fed-up Foursquare usersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Macworld UK

    Foursquare and Yelp have solved local search. Pick a business, especially a bar or restaurant, and you can find just out just about any detail using either app, from tips and photos to recommendations and rewards.

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  4. Colorful Heat Map Pinpoints Most Photographed Places in the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | PSFK

    ... lesser-so. It draws upon public web APIs that have consistently offered geographic information - Panoramio and Foursquare - or information downloaded in the already converted semantic format: Wikipedia downloaded in the form of the DBpedia RDF ...

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  5. 10 super-secret menu items shared on foursquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | USA Today

    ... cocktail. Sometimes a restaurant's best dishes aren't even on the menu, but word gets out with food this good. Foursquare users have been leaving clues for future diners, and we found the most popular secret treats across the country. Get a taste of ...

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  6. Mobile Transaction Users to Hit 2 Billion by 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Cellular News

    ... "Brands and retailers should certainly seek to integrate their offerings with players such as Facebook and FourSquare. Integration offers reach, allied to the potential to target specific user demographics." The report also recommended the ...

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  7. Target streamlines in-store holiday shopping with app navigation features - Mobile Commerce DailyRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Mobile Marketer

    ... Brands and retailers should strive to integrate their offerings with social networks such as Facebook and Foursquare to target specific users as the number of mobile-transaction users rises to two billion by 2017, according to a Juniper Research ...

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  8. "Secret Menus" of America's Favorite Fast Food JointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Budget Travel

    ... off the menu-and you don't have to be dining at a white tablecloth joint to make special requests. Our friends at Foursquare have compiled some of America's favorite off-the-menu orders from affordable, quality chain restaurants. From imaginative ...

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  9. Mobile Devices to Account for More than Half of Online Transactions in Five Years: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2013 | The WHIR

    ... "Brands and retailers should certainly seek to integrate their offerings with players such as Facebook and FourSquare. Integration offers reach, allied to the potential to target specific user demographic," report author Dr. Windsor Holden said in a ...

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  10. PHOTO: The Spicy Bird Burger is one of Umamis off-the-menu items.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | ABC News

    ... favorite chains for a fix. But be aware: Some of the most delicious grub isn't listed on the drive-thru boards. Foursquare recently gathered up the best off-the-menu recommendations from users and is now sharing the list with the rest of the ...

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  11. Retargeting is 'where the puck is going' in mobile advertisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | VentureBeat

    ... so that they can keep them coming back," TapCommerce's Hale said. Many beer brands and lifestyle marketers use Foursquare to retarget customers, the company's Rob Wilk said. That's because users like to use the FourSquare mobile app to check in at a ...

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  12. Why Tech Brands Are Suddenly in Love With Billboards and Subway AdsRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | AdWeek

    A few years ago, out-of-home advertising was still primarily used by either big, traditional brands or local businesses. But as technology becomes more engrained in everyday life, companies like Facebook, Foursquare and a crop of startups are putting new twists on old-school advertising to build brand recognition and drive app downloads.

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  13. This Andreessen Horowitz-Backed Entrepreneur's Wife Never Wanted Him To Work In TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    He made a name for himself growing Foursquare's business as one of its first employees , and is now the founder and CEO of Walker & Company, an Andreessen Horowitz-backed startup that makes beauty products for people of color. And he has done all that despite coming from humble origins - a single-parent home inside a Queens, New York public housing complex.

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  14. Heineken Answers the Call of MobileRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Advertiser

    ... powerful, even within our existing platform buys. We were one of the first alcohol companies to jump into Foursquare in a big way. Through geo-targeting and geo-fencing, we now have the ability to advertise in a super-targeted way, depending on ...

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  15. Android Influencer: Cyanogen product evangelist Leigh MomiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | PC World

    ... I also just picked up a Nexus 9. Can't wait to get the keyboard folio to go with it! Momii : Swarm . I've been a Foursquare addict since it came out in 2009, and haven't stopped checking-in since. I'm a foodie, plus I like to travel a lot and I want ...

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  16. How Twitter, Facebook, Google, And Other Silicon Valley Giants Can Fix Their Diversity ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Fast Company

    ... Walker , a former entrepreneur-in-residence at Andreessen Horowitz, and director of business development for Foursquare, Fast Company 's J.J. McCorvey highlight's Walker's latest venture, CODE2040. This is a program that matches high-performing ...

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  17. Tristan Walker: The Visible ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Fast Company

    ... a celebrity in Silicon Valley, known primarily for his success and creativity as head of business development at Foursquare, which he joined in 2009 and left in 2012. Foursquare was one of the original location-based "check-in" apps, and Walker put ...

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  18. Tech Star Wants To Make Diversity Plug-And-Play For Silicon ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | WGBH

    Tristan Walker is successful by anyone's standards: He went to a top-notch prep school, graduated valedictorian at college, went on to become a trader on Wall Street, earned an MBA at Stanford, and then helped to launch the location app Foursquare. But what makes Walker so remarkable is that he is one of the few African-Americans to rise up the ranks in Silicon Valley.

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  19. Heineken Sold On MobileRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | MediaPost

    ... powerful, even within our existing platform buys. We were one of the first alcohol companies to jump into Foursquare in a big way. Through geo-targeting and geo-fencing, we now have the ability to advertise in a super-targeted way, depending on ...

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  20. 5 Hyperlocal Platforms With Acquisition-Based PricingRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Street Fight

    ... based on the actual results their platforms deliver, typically in the form of in-person visits and purchases. 1. Foursquare : Get ads in front of mobile users in the nearby vicinity. Perhaps the most well known location-based app for consumers, ...

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