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  • Zagat.com Relaunches With More Free Content Including Maps, Lists, Third-Party Reviews

    Restaurant review company Zagat is best known for its print surveys that review and rank the best restaurants, bars and more in a particular city or region. But with the success of user-generated review site Yelp, Zagat has steadily been upgrading its online offerings, striking partnerships with Foursquare and Foodspotting and releasing mobile apps. For the most part, the company’s… Read More

  • Foodspotting Investors Put Their Money Where Their Mouths Are With $750K Seed Round

    Foodspotting Investors Put Their Money Where Their Mouths Are With $750K Seed Round

    People love taking pictures of food. It’s just a fact of life. Don’t even bother arguing about it. It’s just the way it is. Case in point: Foodspotting, the service which asks you to take pictures of your food to share with others. People love this service. Since its initial launch in January 2010 (we first covered it in March), people around the world have… Read More

  • Zagat Wins Foursquare's Battle Of The Brands

    At least according to the folks at custom badge site Osnapz, who have created a Foursquare brand leaderboard stack ranking the location based service’s many promiscuous partnerships in terms of follower count, with Zagat in the top slot at 48,136. For the uninitiated, the leaderboard is a glimpse into some of the more obscure Foursquare brand tie-ins and badges, some of them holdovers… Read More