December 24, 2011 in News (F)
[prMac.com] New York City - BiteHunter, the first real-time search engine for dining deals, and MyCityWay, a real-time app designed to navigate the urban scene, today announce their official mobile app partnership. MyCityWay teamed up with BiteHunter to integrate BiteHunter's content from their service to bring MyCityWay users lists of a cities' best dining deals based on location.
By featuring content from BiteHunter, the partnership allows MyCityWay users to scour the urban scene while also receiving real-time dining deal information which BiteHunter pulls from resources across the web, including daily deal sites, Twitter, blogs, websites, newsletters and more. Utilizing both search capabilities, consumers can find dining deal listings based on anything from location, time of day and specific kinds of food, among other filters.
"This partnership is a perfect fit because we're taking one of the best city guide apps and pairing it with our extensive list of dining deals and specials," said Gil Harel, CEO & co-founder of BiteHunter. "With the combination of each of our services, we hope to give users all the information they need to explore their city's dining scene at a great price."
The MyCityWay app is the ultimate insider guide to any city. Users can also share tips on activities, hot spots and restaurants with each other, as well as create "best of" lists to share with users.
"Our collaboration with BiteHunter is an ideal opportunity to provide more for our users," said Sonpreet Bhatia, co-founder of MyCityWay. "Since 2009, we've been helping users explore all vertical markets of their city - from dining and shopping to showing them where the nearest bank is located. BiteHunter's real-time deal database is a great addition to our mobile app because we can now share the top dining deals for those checking out a new hotspot around town."
Device Requirements: - BiteHunter
* iOS 4.0 or later
* iPhone, iPod touch and iPad
* 10.5 MB
Device Requirements: - NYC Way
* iOS 3.2 or later
* iPhone, iPod touch and iPad
* 20.0 MB
Pricing and Availability:
BiteHunter 1.4 and NYC Way 6.3 is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Travel category.
Co-founded by Archana Patchirajan, Sonpreet Bhatia and Puneet Mehta in 2009, MyCityWay, develops international and U.S. location-based and social mobile apps. The company is based in New York City and launched its mobile applications platform in 2009. For more information, visit their website.
Co-founded by Gil Harel and Ido Shillon in 2010, BiteHunter is the first real-time search engine for dining deals. By aggregating deals from thousands of online sources, such as daily deal sites, restaurant web sites, Twitter and Foursquare, BiteHunter provides consumers with a one-stop resource for finding local dining deals. For more information, visit our website. Copyright (C) 2010 BiteHunter. 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.