January 24, 2015 in Travel (E)
[prMac.com] Colombo, Sri Lanka - Neoappz, a mobile application development company, today is proud to announce the release of Places Around 5.0, an important update to their popular travel app for iPhone and iPod touch. Places Around is a user-friendly application which allows anyone to easily find places in their surroundings. It works world wide and provides accurate and concise information. It is ideal for travel.
Places Around features a Category Search which provides one tap access to over 40 common categories such as Restaurants, ATMs, Gas Stations, Parking, Shopping Malls etc. The custom search feature allows users to find places by the name of the place. Place results are displayed in user-friendly map views and list views. Map views include Standard, Hybrid and Satellite modes. The distance to the places as well as the directions of the places are shown in simple user interfaces.
Places Around is integrated with a diverse range of services as Yelp, Foursquare, Google, Groupon and Booking.com to provide comprehensive information. Reviews and Photos from different services are shown in elegant user interfaces. Additional information such as open hours and restaurant menus are provided to help the users. Restaurant Reservations and Hotel Reservations can be made within the app it self. Restaurant Deals in surrounding areas can be viewed and deals can be bought within the app it self.
Place details can be easily shared using SMS, Email and Social Media. Places can be saved as favourites for easy access.Places Around is integrated with the Apple Maps App and the Google Maps App to show directions. Places Around also consists of a feature to change the search area to a location of choice. By changing the search area users' can search for places in a distant location without being there (ex. Search for Restaurants in London from Boston in USA).
Version 5.0 has introduced Voice Search which is a very helpful feature. With this new feature users can simply say what they need to find without typing or selecting.The Voice Search feature makes it possible to search for anything from Japanese Restaurants to ATMs and Hotels to Pharmacies instantly.
Places Around 5.0 is fast and reliable and it is the ultimate tool for finding places around.
* Compatible with iPhone and iPod touch.
* Requires iOS 5.0 or later
* 4.34 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Places Around 5.0 is a free upgrade for all users of the app. Places Around 5.0 is available for $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) exclusively on the App Store in the Travel category.
Based in Sri Lanka, Neoappz is a mobile application development company which specializes in developing applications for the iPhone and iPad mobile platforms. Copyright (C) 2015 Shrae Attanayake. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.