So Foursquare’s and Gowalla’s updated iPhone Apps have been released at almost the exact same time – and right in time as promised for SXSW – we wonder if this is some inside joke at Apple or something?

UPDATE: Foursquare’s update is now the new v1.7. Below is a picture we took of the update page in the App Store, and check out our side-by-side UI review of both Foursquare’s and Gowalla’s updates.

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