Foursquare http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/foursquare The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Foursquare en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 02 May 2014 17:08:00 GMT 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. Fri, 02 May 2014 17:08:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233601 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233601 Nina Zipkin 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. 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. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 20:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232430 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232430 Wendy Frink Cloak, which lets you locate your friends, enemies or frenemies, is the latest app making a splash. 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. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231879 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231879 Neil Parmar 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. 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. Tue, 19 Nov 2013 10:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229949 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229949 Brittany VanBibber Amid much criticism, Foursquare is mounting an offense that has many in the startup world sitting up and taking notice. 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. Mon, 14 Oct 2013 16:28:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229420 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229420 Andrea Huspeni Hoping to generate big revenues, Foursquare has rolled out a self-service ad tool to all 1.5 million registered businesses. Foursquare Testing 'Sixth Sense' Location-Based Recommendations New feature will proactively help users discover businesses and other interests they otherwise might miss. Thu, 29 Aug 2013 19:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228148 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228148 Benjamin Kabin New feature will proactively help users discover businesses and other interests they otherwise might miss. 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. Mon, 12 Aug 2013 17:55:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227798 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227798 Jason Fell 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. 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. Fri, 19 Jul 2013 09:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227506 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227506 Brian Patrick Eha 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. New Foursquare Feature Could Increase Check-Ins for Businesses Users can now check in their friends when visiting their favorite local businesses. Wed, 26 Jun 2013 10:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227202 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227202 Jason Fell Users can now check in their friends when visiting their favorite local businesses. 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. Mon, 24 Jun 2013 08:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227124 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227124 Colleen DeBaise 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. 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. Tue, 18 Jun 2013 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227046 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227046 Rick Mulready Here are tips for using the popular social media tool to engage users and find new customers. Facebook, Foursquare Redesign Business Pages What you need to know about the new tools and features. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 10:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226487 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226487 Rick Mulready and Jason Fell What you need to know about the new tools and features. 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. Fri, 12 Apr 2013 13:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226396 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226396 Brian Patrick Eha Foursquare improves its search features, LinkedIn gets a news reader, Tumblr puts the kibosh on Storyboard and more social-media news. Facebook's Earnings: Mobile Ads Drive Serious Revenue How Facebook grows its mobile revenue, Foursquare's new app for local businesses, Super Bowl advertisers embrace YouTube and more social-media news. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 13:14:47 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225651 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225651 Brian Patrick Eha How Facebook grows its mobile revenue, Foursquare's new app for local businesses, Super Bowl advertisers embrace YouTube and more social-media news. Instagram: No, Our Photos Won't Display Correctly on Twitter A feud between social networks, Microsoft launches a media-sharing platform and other social-media news from around the web. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 12:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225224 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225224 Brian Patrick Eha A feud between social networks, Microsoft launches a media-sharing platform and other social-media news from around the web. Foursquare's Dennis Crowley on Building a Massive Community The mobile and social technology trendsetter talks about blazing a path to the top. Fri, 20 Jul 2012 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/224048 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/224048 Riva Richmond The mobile and social technology trendsetter talks about blazing a path to the top. Tristan Walker on Life After Foursquare The location app's former head of business development discusses where his next job as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Andreessen Horowitz will land him. Wed, 20 Jun 2012 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223813 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223813 Lyneka Little The location app's former head of business development discusses where his next job as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Andreessen Horowitz will land him. New York, the City that Never Disconnects? New York is claiming ever more tech cred these days. Steven Rosenbaum, the city's first Entrepreneur at Large, discusses the Big Apple and the burgeoning idea of curation. Fri, 15 Jun 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223811 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223811 Shira Lazar New York is claiming ever more tech cred these days. Steven Rosenbaum, the city's first Entrepreneur at Large, discusses the Big Apple and the burgeoning idea of curation. Five Things to Do Before Your SXSW Launch A good showing at Austin's South by Southwest Interactive festival can carry you down the path to startup glory. Here's a last-minute checklist. Thu, 16 Feb 2012 05:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222835 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222835 Jennifer Wang A good showing at Austin's South by Southwest Interactive festival can carry you down the path to startup glory. Here's a last-minute checklist. How Dwolla is Building Its Brand by Giving Away Cash Dwolla's rise as a payment alternative to credit cards isn't thanks to merchants' disdain for plastic alone. Here's how the company's founder used clever social-media strategies to build buzz. Thu, 29 Dec 2011 07:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222536 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222536 Shira Lazar Dwolla's rise as a payment alternative to credit cards isn't thanks to merchants' disdain for plastic alone. Here's how the company's founder used clever social-media strategies to build buzz.