Cowdsourcing.org The Industry Website

Register Login
or sign in with

Web's Largest listing of crowdsourcing and crowdfunding events

Events

Advertise

 

Web's Largest Directory of Sites

2,803 crowdsourcing and crowdfunding sites


Search results for: Foursquare

Content Type
Most Relevant Latest Trending Most Commented Most Viewed
From Check-Ins To Recommendations: A Glimpse Into The Future of Foursquare
document Distributed Knowledge

Foursquare gave its users a brief glimpse of this in its Explore tab, which it introduced last month. The Explore tab allows you to tell Foursquare what you’re looking for, be it a restaurant or...

Archenette EvangelioApr 21, 2011 02:38 am GMT1003 views
10
From Check-Ins To Recommendations: A Glimpse Into The Future of Foursquare
Foursquare Gets Into The Crowdsourced Curation Game With Tip Lists
document Distributed Knowledge

The most interesting part about Foursquare Lists is their potential if executed correctly; Obviously this is a huge marketing opportunity for brands. “With Lists, brands, businesses, celebrities,...

Luis Enrique MoralesAug 15, 2011 10:08 pm GMT1822 views
10
Foursquare Gets Into The Crowdsourced Curation Game With Tip Lists
Foursquare to relaunch Instapaper for places feature
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation, Tools

Foursquare is a location-based social networking website for mobile devices,helps you explore the world around you, up with friends, discover new places.Now they're poised to relaunch Add...

Sebastian BlancaOct 26, 2011 12:44 am GMT2287 views
30
Foursquare to relaunch Instapaper for places feature
The magic of foursquare discovery, now on your big-screen devices
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

Here are some of the more noticeable changes: •You can now comment, right on the homepage. •Present some you may like on the right of the homepage. •When your friend checks out your check-in...

Fritz SchaeferNov 16, 2011 06:25 am GMT1510 views
30
The magic of foursquare discovery, now on your big-screen devices
Foursquare ditches Google in favour of crowdsourcing
document Distributed Knowledge

Foursquare says it is using the OpenStreetMap platform as “we love the idea of open data,” but reveals that “the new Google Maps API pricing was the reason we initially started looking into other...

Pablo BracciniMar 05, 2012 01:18 pm GMT1747 views
00
Foursquare ditches Google in favour of crowdsourcing
foursquare names Des Moines winner of ‘city badge,’ credits Drake class
document 

foursquare provided the following explanation for why Des Moines was a winner: "We were super impressed by this Des Moines city list made by Drake University's Social Media Strategies...

Claire MackayFeb 09, 2012 01:38 pm GMT993 views
10
foursquare names Des Moines winner of ‘city badge,’ credits Drake class
Foursquare Says Farewell to Google Maps, Joins OpenStreetMap Movement
document 

Foursquare also sited Google Maps’ pricing as a reason they were looking to make a switch. OpenStreetMap is one of the largest online group projects on the web. Google’s relationship with the...

Jayne AnnMar 01, 2012 08:22 am GMT1535 views
10
Foursquare Says Farewell to Google Maps, Joins OpenStreetMap Movement
Foursquare ditches Google Maps
document 

"Starting today, we're embracing the OpenStreetMap movement, so all the maps you see when you go to foursquare.com will look a tiny bit different (we think the new ones are really...

Adam FrazerMar 01, 2012 12:55 pm GMT1644 views
10
Foursquare ditches Google Maps
Apple, Foursquare Ditch Google Maps for OpenStreetMap
document 

Apple isn't the only tech company moving to OpenStreetMap. In an announcement on Feb. 29, check-in website Foursquare said that they are embracing MapBox as its new mapping partner:

Jayne AnnMar 11, 2012 10:05 am GMT3090 views
70
Apple, Foursquare Ditch Google Maps for OpenStreetMap
Foursquare Begins Crowdsourcing Local Business Data Collection With Questions That Appear After Check-Ins
article Distributed Knowledge

Foursquare, a company now focused on transforming itself into a source of local business information and reviews more along the lines of Yelp, is releasing a feature that it hopes will help to...

Jayne AnnAug 22, 2013 12:12 pm GMT708 views
00
Foursquare Begins Crowdsourcing Local Business Data Collection With Questions That Appear After Check-Ins
Foursquare's 10 Million Mark [INFOGRAPHIC]
document 

Here are a few highlights from the graphic itself: There have been 4.7 million check-ins on "Main Street." The businesses with the most check-ins in their respective categories...

Fritz SchaeferJul 23, 2011 12:13 am GMT2655 views
10
Foursquare's 10 Million Mark [INFOGRAPHIC]
4sqwifi Uses Foursquare To Show You Nearby WiFi Locations And Their Passwords
document Distributed Knowledge, Tools

There are a bunch of other web sites and apps that try to help people find nearby wifi locations. All the ones you've seen have had various shortcomings, like outdated or incomplete...

Fritz SchaeferNov 29, 2011 12:06 am GMT2580 views
00
4sqwifi Uses Foursquare To Show You Nearby WiFi Locations And Their Passwords
TomTom’s iOS apps get Foursquare integration, an address copy/paste feature and more
document 

Drivers can now quickly navigate to places they’ve found online and in other apps, simply by copying an address and pasting it into their TomTom Navigation app. So, no need to type–the app will...

Rebecca GutierrezAug 21, 2012 01:04 pm GMT654 views
10
TomTom’s iOS apps get Foursquare integration, an address copy/paste feature and more
TripAdvisor plans mobile travel guide features in the face of competition from rivals like Foursquare and Google Now
article Distributed Knowledge

Now 14 years old and hosting 150 million reviews and opinions, crowdsourcing platform - TripAdvisor has established itself as a go-to destination on the Web for reviews of hotels and attractions...

Pablo BracciniMar 08, 2014 03:13 am GMT823 views
10
TripAdvisor plans mobile travel guide features in the face of competition from rivals like Foursquare and Google Now
Yahoo Uses Crowdsourcing To Teach GPS To Find Scenic Routes
article Distributed Knowledge

It inspired Yahoo researchers to parse through metadata of more than 5 million pictures in Flickr and Foursquare to capture which routes people find interesting and enjoyable, even if it took...

Harshida PatelJul 09, 2014 01:54 am GMT702 views
10
Yahoo Uses Crowdsourcing To Teach GPS To Find Scenic Routes
Who will surf the wave of crowdsourcing?
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The whole success that Foursquare has experienced from the large database of registrants that have taken part in its crowdsourcing mission and receive badges as they go along is proof that...

Ruth BaxterMar 16, 2011 12:16 am GMT1625 views
10
Who will surf the wave of crowdsourcing?
Foursquare Raising Money at $500 Million Valuation [REPORT]
document 

A large slug of new money could help Foursquare to build out a local sales force to compete more aggressively against Groupon and its ilk. Right now, Foursquare has about 60 employees, while...

Rebecca GutierrezApr 23, 2011 05:16 am GMT2772 views
10
Foursquare Raising Money at $500 Million Valuation [REPORT]
BlindSquare: App Uses Foursquare Data to Help the Blind Navigate Streets
document 

The BlindSquare application is available for global use or wherever Foursquare data is available. The app also utilizes data from OpenStreetMap — an wiki-map of the world that anyone can edit....

Marco TorquatiJun 02, 2012 11:06 pm GMT1805 views
00
BlindSquare: App Uses Foursquare Data to Help the Blind Navigate Streets
5 Tips for Crowdsourcing Advertising for Small Businesses
Crowd Creativity, Tools

There has never been a better time to be a small business looking to market itself. Traditionally, one of the biggest struggles for small businesses has been running cost effective advertising campaigns. Having the budget and expertise to create a high quality logo, develop effective ad copy, identify the proper advertising channels, etc. has been out of reach for most small businesses. The result was that small businesses either opted out of advertising altogether, which caused them to miss the opportunity to market to a large target market, or they wasted money running ad campaigns that were ineffective.


The advent of crowdsourcing is changing the face of advertising for small businesses. Businesses owners now have the ability to tap into a huge talent pool that has the time and expertise to help them create and manage sophisticated and profitable advertising campaigns.

Read more

Niel RobertsonFeb 21, 2011 09:21 pm GMT7564 views
00
How to Reward Great Ideas
document Crowdfunding, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Reward your employees' great ideas by taking the following tips into consideration: Before You Start Rewarding, Foster an Innovative Culture Points, Prizes, and Other Perks Create a...

Fritz SchaeferJul 22, 2011 11:26 pm GMT4029 views
10
How to Reward Great Ideas
Back to top Search More