Welcome to the Foursquare Developer Community

Find solutions, share ideas and discuss all things geospatial through our dedicated community of developers on Discord and Slack.
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    Meet fellow geospatial enthusiasts and exchange ideas

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    Show us what you’re building with location technology or give us product feedback

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    Stay updated on the latest features and releases

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    Join us at upcoming events and gatherings

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Developer deep dives

How to use Places API
Places API

How to use Places API

09/02/2022

In just a few simple steps, you’ll be up and running with your first API call in no time. First create an account, next create a project and generate an API key, then build and test your API call.

The power of hexagons
Foursquare Studio

The power of hexagons

04/28/2022

At the Open Data Science Conference East, Foursquare’s Senior Staff Engineer Nick Rabinowitz contributed to the Big Data Analytics track, discussing how Foursquare’s Unfolded platform is transforming geospatial analysis with H3 and Hex Tiles.

API World
Places API

API World 2021 API strategy fireside chat

10/28/2021

At API World + AI DevWorld 2021, Kyle Fowler, Director of Development and Consumer Experience, moderates a Fireside Chat on API strategy.

Developer Week Global Enterprise
Places API

Developer Week Global Enterprise

07/12/2021

At DeveloperWeekGlobal, Kyle Fowler, Director of Development and Consumer Experience, takes you through the process of building an exceptional enterprise API.

Blog

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Behind the Scenes of our Data Science Hackathon

September 30, 2022

This summer, Foursquare hosted its first-ever data science hackathon on Kaggle. Participants were challenged to predict which POI updates represented the…

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Places API

Going behind the scenes of Foursquare’s Places API

June 14, 2022

Foursquare’s Places API continues to provide businesses with powerful POI search results and help deliver personalized data-driven user experiences. Just last year…

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