City dwellers in Bristol can interact with urban objects and infrastructure that can then converse with city systems to manage traffic.
The department store chain releases an in-store personal shopping app that helps sales associates connect with shoppers to provide an enhanced retail experience.
World's largest search engine introduces a Leaderboard-style, location-based service for Latitude that combines it with Google+.
House of Fraser will use real-time, location-based services to send customers personalized texts.
A new urban interface uses social reaction to judge urban spaces, creating a new experience of city life.
As the location-based services platform hits 10MM users and earns $50MM in incremental funding, we ponder what type of partnerships may help deepen its reach into the 'real world.'
Foursquare co-founder Naveen Selvadurai was one of the surprise speakers at at PSFK CONFERENCE NYC 2011. He updated the audience on how the service is using data to fuel powerful tools to help people better explore their city.
Starwood's new partnership with Foursquare places a firm focus on customer loyalty.
A report by the market research firm Nielsen found that many Americans are concerned about privacy risks with location-based services and mobile applications.
As more and more location-based services pop up, there is both an opportunity and a need to have all that data organized. Enter Fwix, who describe themselves as a hyperlocal news service and GeoData platform