Tag Archives: Location

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

Facebook And Nokia Quietly Ink Deal For Here To Power Maps On Mobile, Instagram And Messenger

hacker way on here One of the companies in the frame as a potential buyer of Nokia’s Here mapping division has quietly inked a deal with the Finnish company to power mobile maps. Facebook is now using Here maps for its mobile web version, and it is also running a test for Here to power location in native apps like Instagram and Messenger. Read More