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Twitter Rolls Out New Location Feature via Foursquare

As reported by TechCrunch, Twitter has quietly launched tags to location feeds with Foursquare, with the new feature already rolling out to all iOS users, while other platforms will be supported later this year. The new feature will let you see when tweets are from a specific place, like a business, sports stadium, or music festival, as Foursquare is...

Foursquare Brings Back Mayorships to its Check-In App Swarm

Foursquare has today announced in an official blog post that it is bringing back the mayorships to its check-in app Swarm, which the company introduced last year to concentrate solely on letting you find out where and what your friends are up to. This means that users can now compete with other users everywhere for the most...

Foursquare’s New ‘Swarm’ App Now Available in App Store

Following yesterday’s update to its original iOS app, Foursquare has today released the new ‘Swarm' app for iOS and Android in the App Store and Google Play respectively. Earlier this month, the company had announced it will split up its app into two with the launch of Swarm, which will concentrate solely on letting users find...

Instagram Begins Testing Facebook Places to Replace Foursquare

Facebook owned photo-sharing app Instagram, that has been long powered by Foursquare's massive venue database for its locations services, is now testing integration with Facebook Places for eventually replacing its current integration with Foursquare. According to FastCompany, some Instagram users have noticed that the app has already been updated to use Facebook's Places' database instead of Foursquare's. Wait, did...