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One Troll Has a Few Ideas to Revitalize Foursquare

You complained about the Swarm app. Now here’s the apology you’ve been waiting for Unfortunately, it’s not from Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley. (He’s still busy apologizing for faking bibs at the Boston marathon.) So professional Internet troll Dartanion London will have to do See also: 6 Uses for Foursquare You Never Considered London’s proposal seems…

The New Foursquare Is Here, and It's Surprisingly Good

The check-in is deadFoursquare, the service that popularized telling the world where you are, has fully removed the act of checking into venues from its app in Wednesday’s major update to iOS and Android, version 8.0. Those who still want to announce their location can do so with Swarm, the company’s spin-off app, which debuted…

Foursquare Finally Brings Swarm to Windows Phone

Love it or hate it, Windows Phone users can now use Foursquare’s new check-in app, Swarm. The company rolled out the Windows Phone version of its app Wednesday, several months after it first launched on iOS and Android. See also: The New Foursquare Is Here, and It’s Surprisingly Good Swarm is, of course, Foursquare’s new…

Foursquare Reintroduces Leaderboards in Swarm Update

Swarm just got a little more like the old Foursquare. The local search and discovery service just introduced two new competitive features to Swarm: themed leaderboards and golden stickers. These are essentially revamped versions of features from the original Foursquare app. See also: Why Killing the Check-In Was the Wrong Move for Foursquare In the…

10 Most Popular Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants in the U.S.

Time to hit up the farmers market because October is Vegetarian Awareness Month All month long, vegetarians and non-veggies alike are taking the opportunity to try meatless dishes, featuring seasonal produce. It’s also the perfect time to check out the veggie-friendly restaurants in your neighborhood. See also: 11 Veggies You Can Regrow From Leftovers Foursquare…

Foursquare will finally release an iPad app

This sounds like a headline from 2010, but Foursquare announced Friday that it would soon be releasing an iPad app. Four years ago, there was speculation that the company would colonize the iPad after then-competitor Gowalla released its app on the platform. Gowalla has since been absorbed into Facebook. Meanwhile, the location-based app category that…

Foursquare's iPad app is finally here

Foursquare users, your long wait for an official iPad app is finally over The company launched Foursquare for iPad on Monday, and the tablet version of the app includes some new features, specifically travel planning and local recommendation features See also: Why Killing the Check-In Was the Wrong Move for Foursquare The iPad app is a…