Category Archives: ForeSquare

On Location-Sharing and the FB VS. Foursquare Non Sequitur

On Location-Sharing and the Facebook Versus Foursquare Non Sequitur [OP-ED] The latest “geosocial” report from the Pew Research Center’s Internet and American Life project concludes that only 4% of online adults use a service such as Foursquare or Gowalla to share their … Continue reading

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Foursquare Now Lets Business Owners Oust Cheating Mayors

Foursquare Now Lets Business Owners Oust Cheating Mayors Cheaters never prosper. Except in the realm of Foursquare, perhaps, where false checkins can sometimes garner mayorships. Well, those days are over, according to the geolocation service, which is announcing this week that … Continue reading

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Top 7 Social Media Services for Small Business

Top 7 Social Media Services for Small Business [MASHABLE AWARDS] Throughout the year we’ve spoken to many small business owners, asking them about their best practices, recommendations andsuccess stories in the social media space. Pulling from their experiences, we’ve learned … Continue reading

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How the “Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear” Nailed Social Media (Mashable)

How the “Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear” Nailed Social Media “Jon [Stewart] wants to harness the public’s frustration. I want to bombard the public’s frustration with gamma rays until it turns on its master with a lust for blood.” … Continue reading

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5 Most Engaged Brands in Social Media. (Mashable).

5 Most Engaged Brands in Social Media Engaging in social media is about being extremely open, creative and flexible. To stay competitive online, brands need to be investing in social media as a way to extend themselves to their customers. … Continue reading

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“Foursquare vs. Gowalla: Location-Based Throwdown. (Mashable)

Foursquare vs. Gowalla: Location-Based Throwdown Based in New York City, Shane Snow is a graduate student in Digital Media at Columbia University and founder ofScordit.com. He’s fascinated with all things geeky, particularly social media and shiny gadgets he’ll never afford. Just … Continue reading

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“Astronaut Checks in to Foursquare from Outer Space.” Mashable

Astronaut Checks in to Foursquare from Outer Space There’s a new first in the realm of outer space social media activity: a Foursquare checkin. Moments ago NASA astronaut Doug Wheelock checked in to the international space station, hence unlocking the … Continue reading

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