Tag: Foursquare

Foursquare Value Halved From Last Financing Round

Foursquare Value Halved From Last Financing Round

Foursquare Value Halved From Last Financing Round by PitchBook The big news last week involved social app Foursquare, which raised a $45 million financing that reportedly halved its previous valuation of $650 million. Foursquare once looked like a future billion-dollar […]

Twitter Inc Teams With Foursquare

Twitter Inc Teams With Foursquare

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) may be planning to add more location features to make its product more useful for users. The micro-blogging platform is believed to have partnered with Foursquare. The two are planning to come together to add locations to […]

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Yahoo Purchases Location-Based Discovery App Zofari

As an effort to improve the search experience, Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) acquired a location discovery app called Zofari. This unique app uses machine learning, natural language processing, and data from third-party sources to obtain information for recommending places the user […]

Foursquare App Reboot Is Complete

Foursquare App Reboot Is Complete

The five-year old New York-based company, in an effort to build revenue, has finally completed the reboot it began earlier this year. When Foursquare began it allowed users to “check-in” with their mobile phones to let their friends now where […]