For all of our amazing @foursquareAPI developers –... →
Foursquare partners with OpenTable to add... →
Changes coming to foursquare's "here now" feature... →
Three-quarters of smartphone owners use... →
Tools creating tiles to use Google Maps API for...
If you are posting a large image on the web, you may want to give the user chance to zoom the image without any limits. Google Maps are great example - you just zoom in or out to get the right detail of view. You may have seen usage of Google Maps API as an image viewer - you cut up very large images into tiles that than work with the Google Maps viewer interface. Look at this example, Google...
1 In 4 Facebook Users Add Location Tags To Posts →
On usage of Facebook location features. More on expanding Facebook location APIs there: http://www.insidefacebook.com/2012/04/05/200m-users-include-location-in-facebook-posts-company-looks-to-expand-location-apis/
Dennis Crowley on Foursquare acquisition rumor →
Foursquare acqusition offer, Dennis’ career and more, interesting links!
Location-Based Marketing Whitepaper: Part I |... →
Comprehensive series of articles on geosocial services, published some time ago, but still valuable.
Beautifull Storytelling Geosocial Case Studies
Storytelling with Geosocial View more presentations from Oliver Woods
Sharing on Foursquare →
This is detailed table of information shared on Foursquare with default privacy settings.
impressive location tracking and visualisation... →
Stats on mobile geosocial users →
Up to 20 million known smartphone users have downloaded geo-social apps, there are 90 million smartphone users aged 13 or older in the U.S. and more stats
Planes, trains, and automobiles! An infographic of... →
Google Geo Developers Blog: Understanding how the... →
4sqmap - Share your Foursquare Lists on Google Map →
Foursquare users in India →
Forget where you met your girlfriend? Intersquares... →
You can combine your checkin history with another person’s and find places where you met!
Google's Location-Based Social Annotations →
Google enhances (sometimes) social recommendation with geolocation. Haven’t seen live, probably has been rolled only for United States
Check in on foursquare by marking your territory.... →
Urinate on a sensor and checkin on Foursquare!
Buy and sell foursquare venues with web-based game... →
Very cool “real life” game based on Foursquare checkins
Look at nearby Foursquare venues on Google Map →
The application allows the user to find nearby venues based on a number of categories (food, nightlife, entertainment and shopping). Each venue shown on the map includes the address, the total number of foursquare check-ins, live check-ins and the number of opinions.
On demographics of Foursquare and other check-in... →
More than three-quarters (76.3 percent) were checking-in from smartphones. Around 36.6 percent of users checked-in from an Android device, 33.7 percent checked-in from an iPhone and 22 percent did so from a BlackBerry device.
Make a timeline on Google Maps →
Track your Foursquare checkins using Google... →
Stupidly easy hack
Yelp expands in Europe as the location reviews... →
Announcing the global hackathon winners! |... →
So many cool Foursquare apps!
Foursquare Hack Switches Your Profile Photo Based... →
Color Bets Its Future on Facebook →
Street View Image API →
Homes on foursquare : foursquare Support →
Details on privacy settings of “home” venues on Foursquare.
On the spatial memory of people →
“The hippocampus is the area of the brain used for spatial memory and navigation, and is generally larger in taxi drivers than in the general population.”
On adoption of LBS in America →
Some place list harmonization projects →
Is Foursquare's Dennis Crowley Silicon Alley's... →
Interesting story of Dennis Crowley…
DYI aerial mapping →
foursquare’s data and the Explore recommendation... →
Foursquare's Growth, Merchant Platform, Revenue -... →
Interview, Dennis also on Foursquare’s business model
8 Cool Marketing Campaigns Using Facebook Places →
6 Successful Foursquare Marketing Campaigns to... →
6 basic tips of Foursquare promotion success. Interesting one with real case study of a give away.
Foursquare Ups The Price Of Custom Badge Program,... →
On price of Foursquare custom badges
Google LatLong: Geo Developers at Google I/O 2011 →
Google announced the “Geo APIs Summer Learning Series” on the Geo Developers Blog. Over the coming weeks, each related talk from Google I/O will be getting its own blog post from the session speaker, pulling in what was discussed at I/O and then digging deeper into the technical content.
Mashable Reaches 100,000 Foursquare Followers →
YouTube - Coca-Cola - The Recycling King, Facebook... →
Recycling campaing using Facebook Places.
Factual and SimpleGeo Team Up to Offer Developers... →
A new strategic partnership announced between two of the leading geo-data startups, Factual and SimpleGeo: SimpleGeo will now be incorporating Factual’s global places data into its Places API.
On Business Usage of Foursquare →
10M Users of Foursquare- Infographics →
Mapping online behavior to offline spend →