Facebook introduced a brand new feature for its iPhone app today which should help people learn more about the places and attractions they’re visiting. Taking a page from Yelp and Foursquare, Facebook’s place tips will show you interesting facts about the location you’re at. Show More Summary
The social media powerhouse looks to compete directly with Foursquare and Yelp. Not content with its market saturation in the unnecessary-sharing-of-baby-photos social media space, Facebook is looking to edge in on Foursquare and Yelp's...Show More Summary
Facebook just released a new feature for mobile called Place Tips that has a very familiar ring to it. You stop for lunch at a popular restaurant near your work and suddenly a notification pops on the top of your Facebook mobile news feed. Tap and you get information about the very restaurant you’re sitting […]
Facebook just unveiled a new feature called "Place Tips," and it's aimed directly at location-based recommendation apps like Yelp. The premise behind Place Tips is fairly simple: When you're near a store, restaurant, or location that Facebook thinks you might like, a little pink notification will pop up on your News Feed. Show More Summary
When creating a post on Facebook, users can already tag their location to let the world know where they are. Now, the social media site is taking things a step farther with Place Tips, a service offering iPhone users a chance to learn more about that location, whether it be a coffee shop, restaurant, shopping mall or national landmark. The … [More]
Facebook is about to become a more serious comeptitor to Yelp and Foursquare. Now when you walk into a business, the suitably named “Place Tips” feature will pop up recommendations about the business. When Facebook sees you’re at a business,...Show More Summary
Facebook today announced a new feature for its iOS application called Places. Using location data, Facebook will begin to post information about nearby places -- restaurants, museums, etc. --- to the top of users' newsfeeds. The tips...Show More Summary
Facebook knows that being able to target users with information about exactly where they are can be extremely lucrative. Today, it invaded the territory occupied by Yelp and Foursquare, launching a new feature for the Facebook iPhone app that delivers information about where its users are in real-time. Known as Place Tips, the opt-out feature will show up at […]
If you've ever found yourself in a new restaurant or a trendy tourist spot, you might've looked up Yelp or Foursquare -- or, heaven forbid, used Google -- on your phone to find out where's the best view or whether or not you should order the shrimp....
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Facebook has often been regarded as one of the best places to work in the tech industry. After all, their interns make $25,000 more than the average citizen. And famously, employees on Glassdoor voted Facebook the No. 1 best company to work for overall. Show More Summary
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After Facebook and Instagram went down around the world for about an hour earlier today, the social media giant announced that despite the claims of hackers on Twitter, it’s placing the blame squarely on itself, saying it was a self-inflicted outage. Facebook users from Asia, the United States, Australia and Instagram users in the the U.K. reported not being able … [More]
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Sean Kane, a high school art teacher, allegedly posted Facebook comments that have caused him to be placed on paid leave as a result of the comments condoning sexual relations between teachers and students. Kane is an educator at the...Show More Summary