April 30, 2012 in Social Networking (E)
[prMac.com] San Francisco, California - hicup, a new mobile phone application that helps local individuals find each other via shared interests, has released an illustrated guide outlining the unique interests of several groups of connoisseurs. hicup's infographic, titled "The Aficionados", gives insight into five of people's most common shared interests including: Wine, cars, food, art, and cigars.
"So much of our life is affected by the people we meet and share our time with," said hicup co-founder, David Gowan. "We believe this infographic will remind people that there is a robust community of people that share their same interests and that hicup can help these people connect with one another."
Through hicup's infographic, viewers can read interesting facts related to each of the five aficionado groups. Throughout history people have found themselves naturally gravitating toward others with like interests, and hicup's infographic points out that you are far from alone when it comes to your love of the obscure.
hicup was created to give users the opportunity to meet new people and make friends through shared interests. Using mobile technology, hicup is based on the way people have always made friends - through common interests. Simply set up your account and you will be prompted to browse other people by location or interests. The "link up" feature lets users chat with others through the app. The app's privacy settings make it possible to screen potential friends, allowing users to only link up with people when they want to.
* iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, 3/4G iPod touch and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.0 or later
* 9.3 MB
Pricing and Availability:
hicup 1.04 is Free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Social Networking category. hicup is also available in the Android Market market.
The creators of hicup, David Gowan and Julie Green, are two close friends with a twenty-year history. they created the hicup app as a fun and easy way to meet new and interesting people. hicup is based in San Francisco, California. Copyright (C) 2012 David Gowan and Julie Green. 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.