11
Mar

The DNetWorks Show #4: Dhawal talks about the New iPad 3, Google Play and Foursquare

The DNetWorks Show #4: Dhawal talks about the New iPad 3, Google Play and Foursquare

Dhawal talks about technology news this week (3rd to 10th March 2012). He discusses Apple iPad 3, Google Play, Facebook timeline guidelines, Naveen leaving foursquare and more   Here are the links to the technology News Delete Photos from Photostream, update to iOS 5.1 Is Siri the Dark Knight for Apple? How important is Siri […]

25
Aug

Facebook to kill ‘Places’, foursquare gets the advantage

Facebook to kill ‘Places’, foursquare gets the advantage

While Facebook was rolling out some  changes to its privacy policies today, the company also quietly announced it was killing off the foursquare-like Places function inside of its mobile app. The company has discontinued the feature  offering  check-ins. Instead, they have added the capability to add locations to sharing individual posts. Facebook spoke about the […]

21
Jun

Foursquare reaches 10,000,000 Members

Foursquare reaches 10,000,000 Members

Foursquare, the location based service, has reached 10,00,000 members as reported on their blog. I am an Avid Foursquare fan and love the way the company operates. I have written an article about How Small businesses can benefit from Foursquare. Also some more articles related to foursquare on this blog. This is a first for […]

11
Jun

[NSFW] Foursquare for Sex – don’t check in without Protection

[NSFW] Foursquare for Sex – don’t check in without Protection

Folks over at College Humor has tried their best to demonstrate how obsessed we get with a piece of software or service. They have taken an example for Fousquare, do watch the video, if hilarious. http://www.collegehumor.com/video/6415974/foursquare-for-sex   as they say “don’t check in without Protection” Dhawal D

27
Apr

How to use foursquare? How can Businesses profit from it?

How to use foursquare? How can Businesses profit from it?

Foursquare is pretty nifty. More than eight million people worldwide are using Foursquare with more than 2.5 million check-ins each day. If you aren’t familiar with the application launched in early 2009, We’ll break it down for you and show you how to use if for your business and you personally.   Foursquare is a […]

15
Apr

4/16 Official Foursquare day! Acknowledged by many, Now by the Actual NYC Mayor

4/16 Official Foursquare day! Acknowledged by many, Now by the Actual NYC Mayor

Fourteen cities have officially recognized this Saturday’s  foursquare day (4/16), but this one is the most special for foursquare the amazing community of users has convinced NYC’s  Mayor to declare a foursquare holiday in New York City. Mayor Bloomberg (not to be confused with the Mayor of the office,  front-end engineering intern David), swung by […]

23
Feb

Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) partners with Foursquare to give you discounts

Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) partners with Foursquare to give you discounts

How about a discount on your next bill? Or better, how about a free coffee? Cafe Coffee Day, your fave hangout is now on foursquare. Every time I used to checkin to the various venues using Foursquare people used to ask me whats the whole point of Foursquare when there is no physical incentive involved. […]

4
Jan

Starbucks Generates 147,000 Foursquare Checkins In Past 7 Days

Foursquare is a location based social network that incorporates gaming elements. Users share their location with friends by checking in  via a smartphone app or by text message. Points are awarded for checking in at various venues. Users can connect their Foursquare accounts to their Twitter and Facebook accounts, which can update when a […]

21
Dec

Foursquare Hack

So, want to be at several places at once on Foursquare? After a report by  The Buzz Media there seem to be an exploit carried out by  Mayank Lahiri become the mayor of almost anywhere in no more than 9 Perl  statements. How it is done? We’ll this is how http://www.thebuzzmedia.com/how-to-become-mayor-for-any-place-in-foursquare-in-9-perl-statements/ And then there were […]