Call it "Foursquare Now." Today, the company announced that it would begin rolling out a new push recommendations feature, initially to Android users and later to iOS.
Based on the billions of check-ins, likes and other social data Foursquare has accumulated, the updated app will proactively send alerts about places and venues, without any required action on the part of users:
[W]hen you sit down to dinner, we might ping you with the can’t-miss dish on the menu (like the screenshot from a sushi bar below). Or when you arrive in a new neighborhood or city, we’ll suggest a few places tha [...]
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