Foursquare is a local search services company that offers its service on the mobile platform as well as a website. Log in to Foursquare as a developer in order to get the idea of the API request and response patterns. On registering, a unique OAuth token is generated.
In the developer's login, open the explorer from the list of links on the left-hand side panel. Here's a screenshot of the developer's landing page:
In the explorer panel, we can see how the request is being sent, which can again be replicated in R using either the function
GET. The data will be retrieved in the JSON format. Here's the ...