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Facebook Decides to Play Nice with Foursquare + Gowalla
By August 19, 2010 3 Comments Read More →

Facebook Decides to Play Nice with Foursquare + Gowalla

Last night, Facebook announced the launch of Facebook Places at their headquarters in Palo Alto, California.  Facebook Places is a location-based check-in service that allows users to share where they are, find out where their friends are and discover places in their area. Users can also tag friends when they check in, something that other […]

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Dennis Crowley at Mashable Media Summit

Dennis Crowley at Mashable Media Summit

At the Mashable Media Summit yesterday, Adam Ostrow of Mashable interviewed Dennis Crowley, founder of Foursquare, who got the crowd excited about his company’s plans. This year, the company raised capital, hired 25 people and made some money. Still, Foursquare has yet to make any profit because, as Crowley explained, being profitable is not a […]

Bing Local Maps & Foursquare

Bing Local Maps & Foursquare

It’s been a few weeks since Microsoft announced that Bing would start integrating Foursquare into Bing Maps. Avid Foursquare users know that sharing and consuming location-based data with your friends can be a helpful, if not fun, way to explore cities. When Microsoft announced the new integration, we immediately wondered if this meant that users […]

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