Editors' Note: The "Download Now" link directs you to the iTunes App Store, where you must continue the download process. You must have iTunes installed in order to open the link, and you must have an active iTunes account to download the application. This download may not be available in some countries.
Dinner? Movies? Friends? Shopping? Poynt takes you from inspiration to action.Poynt is an award-winning, free local search application that lets you find businesses, movies, retailers, restaurants, gas prices, weather information and people near you, then gives you the tools to connect with them whether placing a call, viewing a website, getting directions, buying movie tickets or booking a dinner reservation. Integration with contacts, maps, phone, GPS, compass and accelerometer makes Poynt a seamless experience when discovering the area around you.Features:GPS: quickly find and deliver information on nearby businesses, restaurants, movies and people, whenever and wherever you need itBusinesses: Search for any business, retailer or service using keywords, category or business names; Save favourite searchesPeople: Search by name or reverse look up by number or addressMovies: Watch trailers, see showtimes and buy movie tickets. Search by proximity, top 10, genre or title; save favourite theatres; see Rotten Tomatoes ratingsRestaurants: Find restaurants by name, cuisine type or proximity, read reviews and reserve a table (table reservations only available in Canada & U.S.)Gas Prices: find nearby gas stations or find the best price by grade (US only)Weather: Fully integrated homescreen weather display changes based on the conditions around you, get 5-day forecasts and beyondPoynt 360 Augmented Reality: display search results as clickable tags over a live view of the surrounding environment. (iPhone 3GS & 4 only)Poynt is free and available in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Italy, France, Spain and GermanyAwards:Global Mobile Awards 2009, Most Innovative Consumer Application, Mobile Innovation Grand Prix EMEACanadian New Media Awards 2009, Best Location Based ServiceMobile Star Awards 2009, Navigation or Location Based Services Award Consumer Application
What's new in this version:
- Share with Facebook and Twitter feature- Stability improvements- Preparations for Events: coming soon!