Topic: Foursquare

Dear Foursquare Abusers: You Need A Therapist, Not A Smartphone

Dear Foursquare Abusers: You Need A Therapist, Not A Smartphone

As a recent Foursquare adopter, I have come to both love and hate the service. And despite my interest in informing my friends digitally where I am at, I am starting to get really annoyed with the poor etiquette of many of my friends and acquaintances. Just today, Foursquare announced a partnership with Safeway grocery stores, which is only going to make my issues worse. I am tired of getting check-ins from friends cataloging the most mundane aspects of their lives. More »

Guess who’s coming to dinner?! - No, but seriously. You’ll have no idea if you let Sweden persuade you to try out their new neighbor dining idea. Am I being too introverted or is letting any of your neighbors invite themselves over for dinner using FourSquare a bit weird? (Creativity-Online)

Sex on the Wire: Separate But Equal

Sex on the Wire: Separate But Equal

• Maybe you shouldn’t move your stuff over to your boyfriend’s single across the quad just yet: A new study shows that more long-term couples have decided to keep separate pads. (Lemondrop)

• Here’s a list of top reasons o have a crush…just for the sake of having a crush. (CollegeCandy)

• So creepy: Using the technology of 4Square, this new app Where the Ladies At tells you…well, just that. (Nerve)

• You think your parents were strict? Imagine if they told you kissing boys would lead you to an eternity in hell! (YourTango)

•…speaking of, guess we’re all going to breathing brimstone soon, if this poll about kissing on the first date is any indication. (BettyConfidential)

• Hey ladies, ever wanted to learn how to pee standing up? Now’s your chance! (PRBuzz)

• Everyone’s favorite celebrity (besides Betty White) Neil Patrick Harris, has made an anti-gay bullying video. Well, no, it’s an anti-anti-gay bullying video, technically. (Buzzfeed) More »

Four(Square) Your Health!

Four(Square) Your Health!

This article was originally posted on Lemondrop.com.

Finally, the motivation you’ve been looking for to really start doing that “fruit and vegetables” thing — a new badge on Foursquare.

We know, we know, you’ve been overlooking the health of your colon so you could be Mayor of Claudia’s Chicken Shack, but now you can be rewarded for shopping at your local farmer’s market. More »

Foursquare Co-Founder Attempts to ‘Ice’ Buzz Aldrin – Last night’s Webby’s after-party at Hiro included Foursquare’s Naveen Selvadurai explaining how onegets iced” to astronaut Buzz Aldrin. Buzz doesn’t drink so he gets a free pass…we’re still waiting to hear Ricky Van Veen‘s excuse. (via Random Night Out)

Bravo Teams Up With Foursquare

Bravo Teams Up With Foursquare

Proving they’re savvier than most, Bravo announced a partnership with location-based software Foursquare on Monday. If you don’t know Foursquare, you probably don’t live in San Francisco or New York City and your friends aren’t huge social media addicts. Essentially, … More »