Nearshoring is a way to increase a company’s capacities while avoiding problems implicit in a typical offshoring relationship. We’ve covered the advantages and downsides of offshoring for the software development industry in another article. For more context, this article is the first in a series on nearshoring in the diverse countries of Latin America. We compile as much […]
2019 may well be a tipping point in consumer and public policymakers’ attitudes about data privacy. The year 2018 started out with an explosion of revelations about consumers’ data being shared with companies without their consent. With connected cars soon to become the norm for new car sales, automotive original equipment (OEMs) need to take […]
The debate about companies’ use of location data has gained a lot of traction this year. However, that shouldn’t make you shy about using it. In the right hands, used the right way, location data is an invaluable tool in any market. Your competition knows this, and the debate isn’t slowing them down, either. According […]
Freckle, an Internet of Things (IoT) beacon analytics firm, has announced a new partnership with AirKast, a popular mobile platform provider for publishers, which include ESPN, Cumulus Media, and CBS News Radio. The introduction of Frickle SDK into AirKast’s wide selection of publishers, which number in the thousands, should provide more accurate location services for […]
Installing them is easy. Actually getting useful information from them is hard.
At ReadWriteMix, the mobile pioneer held forth on why his innovative company is finally clicking.
With new location technologies from Foursquare, Apple, and others, we don’t really know where we’re going. Are we okay with that?
At ReadWriteMix on Tuesday night, Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley talked about how his app doesn’t need us to announce our location to friends anymore.
The next ReadWriteMix will map out where mobile is going.
You may even like it. Amazon and Apple won’t.
Foursquare will soon be two apps—one that tells people where you are, and one that tells you where to go next.
Rajeev Suri has an asset in the company’s location-services business.
If I want you to crash my party, I’ll tell you.
We welcome Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley and Flipboard CEO Mike McCue into the mix this summer.
Soon anyone will be able to make a Siri-like app.
As an indispensable part of the plumbing of the social Web, someone will want to own it.
Selling ads the way Google does is smart, and necessary. But it’s not enough.
Forget checking in. Now the location app is telling you what to check out.
From London to Tokyo, these videos show how Foursquare is becoming a global phenomenon.
To woo app developers and win local commerce, PayPal needs to do more.