iPhone and iPad apps tagged "local information."
Localscope now supports Yelp
Cynapse today is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Localscope v2.4, an update that makes Localscope the quintessential location browser app with the most diverse sources to explore a location on the iPhone.
Tiny Review Features Short, and Often Clever, Location-Based Reviews
Wouldn’t it be nice to have a go-to source that could potentially provide reviews of places and things at a glance? Who wouldn’t want a quick, efficient and to-the-point review of a place, its service, food or current occupancy?
Maui Revealed is a Location-Aware Travel Guidebook
Maui Revealed is now available in the iTunes app store.
Between booking accommodations, packing and somehow making it through airport security, traveling can become very stressful and that's before you even reach your destination.
Rocket Taxi Simple to Use, But Not Exactly Rocket Speed
Edovia, Inc. has just re-released their Rocket Taxi to the App Store. Rocket Taxi is a navigation app that uses GPS or WIFI to pin point your location and provide you with a list of taxi services in your area.
"Where" tries to do too much, fails completely
Where, by Boston based "uLocate" is an example of a company trying to do too much in an iPhone application, and failing miserably. Clearly, "uLocate" is the kind of ambitious big company that felt that it had to "own" the mobile space, and by doing so had to create the ultimate app combining every type of local information available from locations of StarBucks outlets, to comparison shopping for unleaded gas, concerts and even star charts (of the astronomical kind).