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iOS 14: Foursquare mobile engineering

Takeaways and recomendations after reviewing the iOS 14 security and privacy changes on the Foursquare City Guide app.

[Culture]

Sep 27, 2022

Finding The Right (POI) Match
Getting point of interest (POI) data right is hard. In order to maintain the utmost accuracy in our Places dataset, we tackle tough problems on a daily basis, aggregating billions of inputs from multiple sources...
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[Culture]

Sep 07, 2022

Top Tips for Data Integration
There is no choice, but to use data to make key decisions, which means there is no choice but to use data right. Integration may be tedious, but it pays off.
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[Places Database]

Aug 30, 2022

Using OpenStreetMap in Hex Tiles
Coverage of roads can be used in lieu of a basemap and is enough to visualize the basics of the street network. When transferred into a Hex Tile format, it can be immediately brought into H3-based analytics to help answer additional questions
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[Culture]

Aug 23, 2022

Introducing H3 Version 4.0.0
Today marks the release of version 4.0.0 of the H3 hexagonal grid system. With this new version comes numerous API improvements as well as updates to the Java, Javascript, and Python bindings.
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[Culture]

Mar 28, 2022

Highlights From Our Latest Hackathon
Here at Foursquare, we regularly host hackathons amongst our product and engineering teams to foster innovation, provide a change of pace, and cultivate diversity of thought, offering an opportunity to work with new people
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