Tally-O 1.1 Featured in App Store - Jumps to Top Ten Paid Travel apps

March 26, 2010 in Travel (E)

[prMac.com] Carrboro, North Carolina - One week after the release of Tally-O 1.1, the application has jumped to the top ten Paid Travel applications on the App Store. Tally-O is now being featured in the App Store's New and Noteworthy iPhone applications, and is generating significant buzz as a must-have app for travelers, scavenger hunters, geocaching fans, and anyone that enjoys exploring unique places in the world.

Tally-O searches for nearby destinations from the app's 1,000 unique, personalized travel guides and scavenger hunts. Players win points for visiting and interacting with destinations, and for creating their own adventures. Tally-O is the only app on the App Store that allows players to publish adventures to Facebook for their friends.

The app is an ideal travel guide, far superior to a typical guidebook. Recommendations are unique, reflecting the personalities of Tally-O players and their friends. In addition to travel guides, the app is perfect for interactive adventures like scavenger hunts, pub crawls, adventure racing, geocaching, and family outings.

Each adventure features multiple destinations with a location and description, a photo gallery, trivia questions and answers, and integrated Google maps with Show My Location. Built-in GPS detects the player's arrival at the destination, and an optional Homing Sensor on the 3G and 3GS provides an extra challenge on the scavenger hunts.

New features in Tally-O 1.1:
* Google maps
* Facebook status updates
* 3GS compass support
* Auto-save

Adventures from partner site iwannagothere.com are now synced daily, ensuring there is always something new to explore. The new companion Facebook app allows Tally-O players an alternative platform for viewing and creating adventures.

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad
* Requires iPhone OS 2.2.1 or later
* 1.3 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Tally-O 1.1 is $1.99 (USD) and available exclusively through the App Store in the Travel category.

Located in Carrboro, NC, USA, Little Green Software was founded in 2008 by Ed Holzwarth, formerly a senior software engineer at Emergent Game Technologies. Copyright (C) 2008-2010 Little Green Software. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.


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