Why Foursquare refuses to sell user data

On the latest episode of The Vergecast, Foursquare CEO Jeff Glueck discusses the ethics of companies that track their users’ movements. The Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel and Glueck talk through Foursquare’s goal of helping its customers become less reliant on mapping companies like Google, and how responsibly managing a user’s data and privacy is not only the right thing to do, but good for business.

You can listen to their discussion about the case for breaking up Amazon and Facebook in its entirety on The Vergecast right now. Bel

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