Until now, business owners utilizing Foursquare have been required to manage their locations via the Foursquare website. Now though, Foursquare for Business has hit the Google Play Store, providing the opportunity to manage those locations on the go.
From within, business owners can post photo updates, share updates via Facebook and Twitter, view recent checkins at their locations, learn more about their customers and drive new business by way of Foursquare specials. It's a very specific app with a specific purpose, but it's great news that Foursquare has realized the power of being able to access your business specific information on the go. Further more, it looks to have been extremely well done, so if you're a business owner on Foursquare, hit the Play Store link at the top to grab yourselves a copy.
The WWDC conference for Apple went off with a bang, and a flurry of amazing announcements were shared. Obviously, the big news of the day was iOS 6 as everyone expected. The new mobile operating system from the labs in Cupertino has a ton of new features. One of them is Facebook integration. This shows just how important the social aspects of technology have become. The new OS will brings deep Facebook integration to the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Here’s a breakdown of features that will make Facebook much easier to use on your iDevice in the future:
Additionally, this new integration will be coming to Macs as well.
T.G.I. Friday?s announced that it has launched the first app to be released by a casual dining restaurant that lets you pay bills, browse the menu and find out about special offers. You can even use the app to start a tab, keep track of it through the evening, and then pay it at the end.
"This new app puts the Friday experience at guests’ fingertips – whether they’re looking for the closest Friday’s to celebrate and indulge or if they want to pay their bar tab quickly," said Ricky Richardson, chief operating officer at T.G.I. Friday’s.
As well as the quick pay and location finder features, the app also lets you share updates from happy hour to your social network friends, check out special drinks and menu promotions, and find out what?s going on at your local T.G.I. Friday?s.
The ?pay at the table? function is available in more than 300 participating Friday?s restaurants.
"The launch of the T.G.I. Friday’s app is only the beginning for us in this realm. We look forward to continuing to enhance the digital experience and new mobile app with more functionalities to come," said Richardson.
Just looking at this app makes me want one of their burgers!
Click here to download the free app: App Store – Friday’s
Source: T.G.I. Friday?s via VentureBeat