I have always been fascinated by foursquare, and the most recent updates they rolled out are sweet! Last summer I wrote a rant about how I thought foursquare could improve, and the new event check-in is exactly what I asked for. I sat down with Eric Friedman (Director of Business Development at foursquare) in the foursquare NYC headquarters to discuss what foursquare is up to, and where it is going.
Because things change so quickly in the world of the wide web, we’ve decided to give a little update to one of our favorite project from last Summer, The Geosocial Universe Infographic.
The newest in the partnership with C-SPAN and foursquare, JESS3 is proud to have helped coordinate the network’s efforts to bring education and politics to the masses through the geosocial platform in the form of a dedicated foursquare C-SPAN badge.
Facebook’s “Like” button recently celebrated its first birthday—noting that 10,000 sites are integrating with the social plugin daily. A week ago, the evolution of sharing widgets continued with the launch of the “Send” button.
Looking at the location pages for Tahrir square makes it seem that much more real.
The great thing about launching early and often in the social web is that you get feedback as quickly as you can release something. Whether it is a Facebook comment, retweet or a blog post… at JESS3, we are all actively listening, engaging with and synthesizing it all. And so as the week draws to [...]
At JESS3, we’ve been working through an infographic challenge: trying to accurately depict the size of the key players in the geo / social space. Tonight (technically, early this morning) we wrapped up what we are safely calling “v1″ and launching it! As our founder Jesse has shared in his “Why Foursquare Sucks” rant and [...]
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