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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. #SaveTheEdison! Lunch Mob Planned to Save Theatregoing Hotspot Cafe EdisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Playbill

    ... her concerned and pissed off New Yorkers. Take photos--tweet and Instagram with hashtag #SaveCafeEdison. Do those Foursquare and Swarm check-in things, too. Spread the word!"

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  6. Wunderwalk App Let's You Quickly Map An Urban OutingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | TechCrunch

    Wunderwalk is an app that helps you find cool stuff to do in your city - or on your next city break - by combining Foursquare and Google Maps to let you search for a series of activities and have the app plot a route on the map, threading through the necessary stop offs and watering holes. Apps focused on more dynamic maps are increasing in number, thanks to Google's Maps API and rival offerings from the likes of cloud-based map platform startup MapBox .

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  7. Mobile Social Network Parenthoods Raises $1.32 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | TechCrunch

    ... was the only company in its Y Combinator batch where both of its founders were women: Siobhan Quinn, a former Foursquare and Google product manager, and Jeni Axline, previously a Director of Production at Say Media. When Axline became a parent for ... 1 comment

  8. Does Mobile Marketing Actually Work in the Real World?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | AdWeek

    ... ads available to marketers has grown significantly over the past year as big players like Facebook , Twitter and Foursquare try to inch in on the lucrative market. With that though comes more skepticism on where networks get their data from and ...

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  9. FunBITS: Fruit Ninja Meetsa Ghostbusters?Read the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | TidBITS

    ... ting in that it superimposes ghosts over your device's camera, and it's based on real local locations (powered by Foursquare). However, my little town only has two locations where I could

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  10. Flipboard Update Adds 34,000 Topics to FollowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | PC Magazine

    ... pick these topics, you'll go through a process similar to what you might have already done if you've been using Foursquare's new app. You can search for specific topics to follow or, if you're feeling uninspired, you can also just tap your way ...

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  11. 6 Tools SMBs Can Use to Push Mobile AdsRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Street Fight

    ... and websites, including WebMD, Pinterest, and Pandora. Monthly plans start at $20 per month for 1,000 mFlyers. 4. Foursquare : Target local consumers based on search histories. As a local search application, Foursquare has unique insight into both ...

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  12. Reserve, From Startup Studio Expa, Makes Restaurant Reservations Easier Than EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | TechCrunch

    ... by StumbleUpon and Uber co-founder Garrett Camp. (Expa recently raised $50 million and announced the addition of Foursquare co-founder Naveen Selvadurai as its New York partner.) According to Camp, Reserve's appeal is pretty straightforward: "I will ...

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  13. Retro Fitness Pumps Up Member Support with Innovative Mobile AppRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... from the app, members can share their workout on social media by tweeting, posting to Facebook and checking in on Foursquare. The app also includes an interactive social platform for each gym where members can engage, support and motivate each other ...

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  14. Mobile Minutes: Foursquare uses subway ads; Nokia returns; "Uber for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Mobile Marketer

    Reviving a once-hot app is tricky. Foursquare, the darling of mobile check-ins, is hoping to lure new users in the old-fashioned way: with ads.

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  15. The Startups Trying to Make Searching Apps as Easy as Searching the WebRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Re/code

    ... are rudimentary at best. Your favorite restaurants, for example, might be stored in any number of apps, such as Foursquare or Yelp. Likewise, travel plans might be stored in an airline app or a travel app, such as Expedia or Orbitz. Finding that ...

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  16. Food-o-File: Friday LagniappeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... of the Chronicle , but were also ranked as the sixth most popular vegetarian/vegan restaurant in the US by Foursquare. Fans of the ancient game of bocce ball will gather on the lawn at Trattoria Lisina (13308 FM 150 near Driftwood) this weekend for ...

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  17. Foursquare boasts 55M users, launches first adsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Gadgetell

    An outdoor advertising campaign from Judd Branding has launched in New York and Chicago for Foursquare. This is the first time Foursquare has come out with an advertising campaign.

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  18. Desperately seeking bar, suds and a particular far-flung soccer match? SportChaser wants to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... are showing which ball games. So they built SportChaser , a self-funded web startup that aspires to become the Foursquare of live sports - an efficient way of finding that obscure European soccer match or that minor college football game that's only ...

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  19. Social Scanner: Tumblr to make $100 million in ad revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Marketing

    ... Yahoo's Gemini ad marketplace for search and native ads. In an effort to shed its image as a check-in service, Foursquare has mounted its first ever brand campaign. The campaign focuses on food preferences, pushing Foursquare as a suggestion engine ...

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  20. Silicon Valley's billion dollar failuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | BBC News

    ... failures in the next year or two." Finally, Marc Andreessen, of Andreessen Horowitz, an investor in Airbnb and Foursquare, warned: "When the market turns, and it will turn, we will find out who has been swimming without trunks on: many high burn ...

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