Foursquare is your ultimate city guide, in your pocket. Find the best places to eat, drink, shop, or visit in any city in the world. Access over 60 million short reviews from local experts. Traveling or looking to discover new places nearby? Get the free iPhone and iPad app today. Tell Foursquare your favorite things and the app gets to know you. Search for the best restaurants, coffee, nightlife, shops, and more. Read short reviews and never miss out on the best thing to order or experience. Save places you want to go, so you never forget.The new Foursquare, like Netflix, takes a lot of the work out of finding the right thing for the right moment. The VergeHow It Works:Tell Foursquare what you like be specific, like craft beer or fried chicken, or more general, like outdoor seating or romantic places. Every search is tailored to your tastes, your past ratings, and picks from friends and experts you trust.Want to check in, keep up, and meet up with friends? Download our companion app, Swarm.A note on battery We've spent years developing the location technology that powers Foursquare, making it extremely power efficient. But, as with all apps of this type, please note that continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
What's new in this version:
In this update, youll find a newly designed homepage to make it even easier to find the hottest spots near you. Weve also added support for Handoff so when youre looking at a place in the Foursquare app, you can easily access it on your Mac and all of your other iOS devices. Need directions to the spot you just discovered? You can now easily access CityMapper from the app to help get you there. And as always, weve got some speed improvements and bug fixes. Happy exploring!