LOC - Location-based chat
By Optimac, Inc.
This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices.
Chat with anyone, anywhere, anytime. No need to friend, follow, or connect. Find and join chats all over the world or create your own. Includes real-time translation across 90 languages.
LOC won 1st place in the Messaging category and 1st place in the Social Sharing category at the 2017 MediaPost Appy Awards.
• Includes live translation
Don't let language get in the way of a great conversation. LOC can translate chat messages on the fly between 90 languages. Enable translation in Settings.
• Easy to find and create chats
Chats are pinned to the map where they are created, making it easy to find and join chats anywhere the world. Or start your own chat with just a couple taps. Chats will automatically disappear after about a day of inactivity, but active chats will keep going.
• Chat with friends and meet new people
Catch up with friends or make new friends around the world with people who share an interest in the topic of a chat or the location where it was created.
Chat with people at sporting events, concerts, conferences, and more.
• Make reality more fun
Augmented reality mode in LOC lets you find chats and moods happening right around you right now. Tap the button in the top left of your Nearby list to enter AR mode.
• Keep an eye on interesting chats
Watch chats to keep up with multiple conversations and quickly rejoin them from your Watching list. Tap the action button in the top right of a chat to toggle watch/unwatch, and swipe left on chat in your Watching list to unwatch.
• Make your mark on the world
Share how you’re feeling or mark important locations, and optionally include a comment. Choose from a curated list of dozens of emojis. Mood annotations only last an hour, so if you see one, you know it's fresh.
• Get the scoop
When news breaks, join chats at the location of the event to get real-time updates and pictures from people who are there.
• Share your location
Optionally share your location in a chat so people can find you—especially useful in an emergency.
• Attract nearby customers
Businesses can create chats to attract customers and promote specials. Some examples:
- Real estate agents: create chats to showcase your listings, stimulate interest, and address questions.
- Food truck operators: create a chat each day to let hungry lunch-goers know where you're at and entice them with pictures.
- Trade show exhibitors: create chats to let attendees know where your booth is, ask questions, schedule meetings, and more.
- Customer support: a single customer support person can help users communicating in any of the 90 languages LOC supports.
• The more the merrier
Invite people to join you in a chat via your social networks, email, text messaging, and more. Tap the action button in a chat and then tap Share.
• Safe and secure
LOC respects your privacy and keeps your personal info safe. Only your profile picture and display name are shown to other users.
Easy to use. Endless possibilities. Download LOC and have fun!
What's New in Version 3.0.1
- Minor improvements
- New app icon
- Category: Social Networking
- Updated: May 23, 2017
- Version: 3.0.1
- Size: 36.5 MB
- Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese
- Seller: Optimac, Inc.
- © 2017 Optimac, Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.