Tag Archives: Dennis Crowley

Foursquare Targets Is B2B Pitch With Places And New Location Cloud

dennis-crowley1 Foursquare — the startup likely best known for popularising the “check-in” for users to share their locations with their social networks — has more recently been trying to make a name for itself as a location-based big data machine, partnering with large tech companies like Twitter and Microsoft to help gather data, and with advertisers like American Express to… Read More

Swarm 2.3 Feels Like The Old Foursquare, Looks Way Better

Screenshot 2015-05-04 11.22.09 Foursquare has today released an update for Swarm, the company’s social check-in app, that brings far more of the delightful gamification of the old Foursquare back to the service. But today’s update is just a pre-amble to version 3.0, which will be released in the coming weeks, and will include Mayorships within the entire Swarm community, as well as a leaderboard between friends… Read More