Category Archives: Business

Healthy Eating + CNN = <3

Take a look at this awesome walk-through of our new partnership with CNN, promoting healthy eating around the world. Just check in to any one of the 10,000 farmers’ markets around the world to unlock the ‘Healthy Eater’ badge; at some … Continue reading

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Make personal finance social with AmEx + foursquare

Check out what our friends at American Express are doing with the foursquare API in their new app, Social Currency. Now, when you let your foursquare friends know where you are, you can also tell them what you’re buying and what you’re saving … Continue reading

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Changes to our authentication system

Some of you may have seen a blog post about our authentication system that went up earlier today. Since foursquare launched last year, we’ve been using HTTP Basic Auth, a common authentication mechanism. We’re currently in the final stages of … Continue reading

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Zagat iPhone App

New iPhone app from Zagat features foursquare tips and check-in functionality. Yum!

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VH1 Commercial

Love this super hot commercial from our friends at VH1. The spot will be airing ALL summer (and then some). “Unlock it to rock it” – the lucky winner gets unlimited free access pass to any live show (hint: Live … Continue reading

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CSPAN on Foursquare

Calling all political junkies! C-SPAN has decided to partner with foursquare to keep you up-to-date on the latest news in politics, policy and government. Follow C-SPAN on foursquare to receive programming alerts, access tips about landmarks in Washington D.C. and other U.S. cities, and … Continue reading

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Announcing Foursquare Meetups Everywhere

Tomorrow is the kickoff for the monthly global foursquare meetups, organized and led by our users! There are 308 meetups scheduled so far in 59 countries! Find a foursquare meetup in your town to connect with other foursquare users! » If … Continue reading

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WSJ trying out Add to foursquare

We’re super psyched about the new “Add to foursquare” button that The Wall Street Journal is rolling out today! Now, when you’re reading a restaurant review or other cultural coverage on, you’ll be able to click a button to add … Continue reading

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Kate Spade on foursquare

Anyone need a vacation?A sweet new special launched on foursquare for 65 Kate Spade New York locations all over the US (including some outlets). Check it out at your closest Kate Spade shop! Hello sunshine! enjoy 15% off full-priced merchandise when you … Continue reading

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Dens and foursquare on the homepage of this morning. NBD.

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