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With a New Direction, Foursquare Rolls Out a New 'Superhero' Logo
Rebranding

With a New Direction, Foursquare Rolls Out a New 'Superhero' Logo

The location-based social networking platform continues its rebranding efforts with a new logo.
Nina Zipkin
Foursquare Doesn't Want to Be Just 'That Check-In App' Anymore
Foursquare

Foursquare Doesn't Want to Be Just 'That Check-In App' Anymore

Looking to take on sites like Yelp and Facebook, the location-based social networking service is revamping its old app and adding a new app called Swarm.
Nina Zipkin
Want to Avoid People? There's An App for That.
Social Media

Want to Avoid People? There's An App for That.

Cloak, which lets you locate your friends, enemies or frenemies, is the latest app making a splash.
Wendy Frink
SXSW's Biggest Debuts -- and Disappointments
SXSW 2014

SXSW's Biggest Debuts -- and Disappointments

Some of today's most famous tech companies got their start at South by Southwest. But not everything that emerges from this annual Texan festival becomes bigger and better.
Neil Parmar
The Passive Check In: Is This Foursquare's Hail Mary Pass?
Technology

The Passive Check In: Is This Foursquare's Hail Mary Pass?

Amid much criticism, Foursquare is mounting an offense that has many in the startup world sitting up and taking notice.
Brittany VanBibber
Foursquare Opens Up Ad Platform to All Small Businesses
Marketing

Foursquare Opens Up Ad Platform to All Small Businesses

Hoping to generate big revenues, Foursquare has rolled out a self-service ad tool to all 1.5 million registered businesses.
Andrea Huspeni
Foursquare Testing 'Sixth Sense' Location-Based Recommendations
Marketing

Foursquare Testing 'Sixth Sense' Location-Based Recommendations

New feature will proactively help users discover businesses and other interests they otherwise might miss.
Benjamin Kabin
Not Sure What to Eat? This App Knows What You're Craving
Technology

Not Sure What to Eat? This App Knows What You're Craving

A new tool uses a 'neural-network algorithm' to analyze millions of reviews and then recommend restaurants based on the foods you love the most.
Jason Fell
Yelp Doubles Down on Restaurant Businesses With Acquisition of Reservation Service SeatMe
Marketing

Yelp Doubles Down on Restaurant Businesses With Acquisition of Reservation Service SeatMe

Read about Yelp's acquisition of a reservation service, how top talent is leaving Facebook, how Honda is using Vine for customer service and more social-media news.
Brian Patrick Eha
New Foursquare Feature Could Increase Check-Ins for Businesses
Marketing

New Foursquare Feature Could Increase Check-Ins for Businesses

Users can now check in their friends when visiting their favorite local businesses.
Jason Fell
9 New Tips for Location-Based Marketing
Marketing

9 New Tips for Location-Based Marketing

It's been years since the early days of Foursquare and Yelp. What should entrepreneurs know now about location-based marketing? Team Digital has this advice.
Colleen DeBaise
3 Smart and Creative Ways to Use Foursquare for Marketing
Marketing

3 Smart and Creative Ways to Use Foursquare for Marketing

Here are tips for using the popular social media tool to engage users and find new customers.
Rick Mulready
Facebook, Foursquare Redesign Business Pages
Marketing

Facebook, Foursquare Redesign Business Pages

What you need to know about the new tools and features.
Foursquare Gets a Big Financial Lifeline and Revamps Its App
Marketing

Foursquare Gets a Big Financial Lifeline and Revamps Its App

Foursquare improves its search features, LinkedIn gets a news reader, Tumblr puts the kibosh on Storyboard and more social-media news.
Brian Patrick Eha