Swarm revives Foursquare’s mayorships, restoring your self-value
In case you miss the early days of Foursquare, when checking into locations was nonetheless novel and being mayor of your favourite hangout made you are feeling like royalty, prepare for a blast from the previous. Foursquare simply introduced that it is introduced again mayorships to its spinoff verify-in app Swarm (the core Foursquare app is now dedicated to location discovery), simply as the corporate promised it will final month. Surprisingly, Foursquare admitted that competing for mayor crown stickers on Swarm, which could possibly be added to your examine-ins, “wasn’t as a lot enjoyable” as nabbing a lofty mayor title. You’ll be able to nab your self a mayorship by checking right into a location extra occasions up to now 30 days than anybody else — just about like the way it labored earlier than. You will not be getting your previous titles again immediately (although Foursquare is turning your previous badges into stickers), however the firm says it’s going to rely verify-ins from the previous month.