future checkin

  • Why Checking Into Foursquare With Your Phone in Your Pocket Won’t Always Work

    Why Checking Into Foursquare With Your Phone in Your Pocket Won’t Always Work

    Updating your location in the background on mobile apps is gaining momentum as a use-case, most recently with an app allowing you to Check-In On Foursquare Without Taking Your Phone Out Of Your Pocket. Problem is—though this sounds really amazing—such uses of background location services are bound by hardware / software limitations and aren’t quite ready for primetime. Read More

  • Check-In On Foursquare Without Taking Your Phone Out Of Your Pocket

    Check-In On Foursquare Without Taking Your Phone Out Of Your Pocket

    Heavy Foursquare users, you have a new app to get immediately. Future Checkin is an app that allows you to check-in to your favorite Foursquare venues automatically when you’re near them. You don’t have to do a thing besides simply have your phone on you and this app will check you in while running in the background with iOS 4. Developer Tim Sears says he was actually inspired to… Read More