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Articles and links primarily about how libraries and museums are using Foursquare. Also includes other geolocation ideas and some Augmented Reality concepts.
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Foursquare Goes Beyond The Check-In With Passive Tracking - Digiday

Foursquare, the company that initially popularized checking in, no longer needs its signature feature in order to know exactly where you are.
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The Brilliant Hack That Brought Foursquare Back From the Dead | Wired Business | Wired.com

The Brilliant Hack That Brought Foursquare Back From the Dead | Wired Business | Wired.com | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
The founder of Foursquare always envisioned the app as a fellow traveler, dispensing relevant information unbidden — tucked-away bars as you strolled a neighborhood, sale items as you entered a boutique, or popular appetizers as you sat down for...
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Foursquare redesign for iOS brings you more location info at a glance

Foursquare redesign for iOS brings you more location info at a glance | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
Foursquare gave its iOS check-in app a makeover just a few months ago, but it's already back with a redesign that takes fuller advantage of Apple's
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The Passive Check In: Is This Foursquare's Hail Mary Pass?

The Passive Check In: Is This Foursquare's Hail Mary Pass? | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
Amid much criticism, Foursquare is mounting an offense that has many in the startup world sitting up and taking notice.
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Foursquare and the Parochialization of Public Space | Humphreys | Selected Papers of Internet Research

Foursquare and the Parochialization of Public Space
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Foursquare adds location filters by price, hours, and friend check-ins to its website, coming soon to apps

Foursquare adds location filters by price, hours, and friend check-ins to its website, coming soon to apps | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
Foursquare on Friday announced a new feature for its website: location filters. The feature is live now (you can check it out over at foursquare.com/explore) and Foursquare say it plans ...
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Promoting Libraries with Foursquare

Learn how The New York Public Library is using the geolocation service Foursquare to promote its 90 locations. Foursquare case study via Scribd: http://www.scri
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The world is quiet here: What is this GEOCACHING thing?

The world is quiet here: What is this GEOCACHING thing? | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
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Thing 4 : Maps and checking in - 23mobilethings

Thing 4 : Maps and checking in - 23mobilethings | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
Smartphones and mobile devices have a global positioning system (GPS) built into them.  This allows your mobile device to locate your position on a map.   This also allows...
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21st Century Libraries Look Like: Augmented Reality

21st Century Libraries Look Like: Augmented Reality | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
THIS IS AWESOME! ONLY THE LIMITS OF YOUR IMAGINATION ARE WHAT YOU CAN DO WITH THIS IN YOUR LIBRARY!
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Home | Augmented Reality | Interactive Print | Layar

Home | Augmented Reality | Interactive Print | Layar | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
Layar is the global leader in augmented reality and interactive print technology. Print materials spring to life with digital content using the world’s #1 augmented reality app.
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You Are Here: The Exciting Possibilities of Geolocation in E-Books | Beyond the Printed Page: Museum Digital Publishing Bliki

You Are Here: The Exciting Possibilities of Geolocation in E-Books | Beyond the Printed Page: Museum Digital Publishing Bliki | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
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IFTTT Launches iOS Location Channel With Integrations For Foursquare, Twitter, Instagram And Facebook | TechCrunch

IFTTT Launches iOS Location Channel With Integrations For Foursquare, Twitter, Instagram And Facebook | TechCrunch | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
Today, IFTTT announces the addition of an iOS Location channel to its 'Internet glue' service. The channel will allow users to specify an 'area' that will..
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Serious Foursquare Users Interact With Public Space in a Totally Different Way

Serious Foursquare Users Interact With Public Space in a Totally Different Way | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
The technology can make it easier to approach strangers, and alter our sense of belonging.
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Time-lapse foursquare check-ins

Time-lapse foursquare check-ins | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
Are you a foursquare addict ? Well, we are, and we are not alone. These Awesome Time-Lapse Videos Show a day In in...
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Guerrilla Foursquare: The appropriation of commercial location-based social networking for archaeological engagement and education

Guerrilla Foursquare: The appropriation of commercial location-based social networking for archaeological engagement and education | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
"One aspect of the emerging field of digital archaeology involves the use of digital geo-technologies to create and disseminate location-based archaeological information to both academic and non-academic audiences.
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What Is GeoGuessr?

What Is GeoGuessr? | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
#GeoGuessr is a fun travel and learning game that's fit for all ages. #games #gaming
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Foursquare 6.0 for iPhone improves Explore recommendations

Foursquare 6.0 for iPhone improves Explore recommendations | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
This seems to be the week for social networking app news, with Twitter's Vine app taking most of the spotlight so far. Today's news is about
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"The British Library" GC2M0AF GEOCACHE OF THE WEEK - October 10, 2011

"The British Library" GC2M0AF GEOCACHE OF THE WEEK - October 10, 2011 | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
The husband and wife geocaching team of Nickie! & Brian~! hid the Multi-Cache "The British Library" (GC2M0AF) back in January of this year. Bryan writes, "I've been given co-credit for the cach...
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Thing 4 : Maps and checking in

Thing 4 : Maps and checking in | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
Foursquare by brennanMKE via CC license on Flickr Sadly, this week's post went missing so we are giving you Mylee's post from 23mobilethings.net.  Don't forget to go to their site for more great in...
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Augmented Reality and Next Generation Libraries

Augmented Reality and Next Generation Libraries | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
A panel of 3 librarians described augmented reality (AR) and provided some demonstrations of applications of it in libraries.
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CultureClic - Augmented Culture on mobile - Geolocation & Augmented Reality Mobile App

CultureClic - Augmented Culture on mobile - Geolocation & Augmented Reality Mobile App | Foursquare and libraries | Scoop.it
CultureClic Augmented Culture for iPhone and smartphones
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