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FINALLY – You Can Add Pictures and Video to Foursquare!!

screen1One of the biggest lacking functions of the ever growing in popularity Foursquare check-in app was the inability to add pictures as you checked-in.  A glaring missing and fundamental element, one might even say.

Finally, things have changed.  Pickchur and 39 Inc. have paired up to create an app which allows you to add pics AND videos to your Foursquare check-ins. Now we are cookin’!  The new app is named, oddly enough, SquarePik!

Adding pictures and video to your check-ins makes Foursquare a much more complete app. for the user.

If you are not familiar with Foursquare and want to know more about it, check out my post the Top 10 Ideas on how Realtors can use Fourquare. (PS check out the comments section on this one, the fors and againsts of Foursquare are discussed here)

The app is $1.99 in the app store.  (App BONUS: did you know Amazon now has a KINDLE App for the iPhone! Yup, read your Kindle books on your iPhone, I just read BOLD by Gary Keller this weekend on the plane and loved it!)

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Janie has been in the development, construction and real estate industries for over 20 years. She began her career in commerical construction and has slowly worked into all of the related industries and added residential properties to her resume 7 years ago. She is currently the co-owner of sister companies, Papillon Real Estate and Papillon ReDevelopment (a construction and project management firm). Janie blogs for The Coral Gables Story. In her "free" time, she is a graduate student of Atlantic History with a focus on the history of business and technology. She is a lover of geo-anything. She loves the story.



  1. Ken Montville

    March 10, 2010 at 3:51 pm

    OMG! OMG! OMG! How did I ever live by not having photos and video on Foursquare?

    I guess you just have to be there.

  2. Brian

    March 15, 2010 at 8:47 pm

    The app is now free in the app store.

  3. Kevin

    May 26, 2010 at 10:52 am

    Too bad it doesn’t work with my Blackberry.

  4. Janie Coffey

    May 26, 2010 at 8:05 pm

    Hi Kevin, maybe soon they will! Let’s hope!

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