What Is Foursquare?

“Explore your world.” Foursquare is a location-based social platform developed for smartphones. The service was started in 2009 by Dennis Crowley and Naveen Selvadurai and is based around the GPS capabilities built into many mobile devices. The idea was to take the social media experience out of the browser and into the real world by … Continue reading

Foursquare: Explore Your World

I joined the Foursquare “movement” only a few months back, but in the time I’ve had an account with the social networking site I’ve managed to snag up ten mayorships and eleven badges. The game-like aspects are incredibly enjoyable and rather addicting, and quite often I find myself missing out on conversation because I just … Continue reading