Point Inside Shopping & Travel
By Point Inside, Inc.
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The #1 FREE SHOPPING & TRAVEL APPLICATION
Find hundreds of thousands of deals using Point Inside’s highly intuitive and fun interactive mapping interface. See special offers, deals and coupons available within malls and from millions of other national and local retailers. Complete directories and interactive indoor maps of over 1,250 malls across North America, over 100 airports worldwide and dozens of other attractions including theme parks and museums.
Key Features Include:
. Special deals, offers and coupons from national and local retailers
. Listings of millions of retailers searchable by location and category including clothing and electronics
. In-venue navigation features with routing
. Airport Maps, Mall Maps, Theme Park Maps, Museum Maps
. Complete listing of services including restrooms, ATMs, parking, elevators, escalators, food and more
. Store and shop directory information
Featured in: NY Times, USA Today, Gizmodo, CNET, PC Magazine, LA Times, BNET, GPS World, Technorati, TNooz, Gadling and hundreds more!!!
★★★★★ Here's user feedback! ★★★★★
"Wow… there are literally hundreds of deals available within twenty minutes of my home and the maps show me exactly where the in-mall deals are! This is awesome! – Rachele W.
“I work as a flight attendant and have found this very very useful. The maps load up nice and clear, info is precise, and very helpful. I love showing off this app and saving the day for my crews or people needing info or help. Thank you!” – Esteban G.
“Hi, I LOVE your Point Inside app! It helps me shop in less time because I know where the store I’m going to actually is. Thank you for making it so convenient!” – Lauren B.
“Sweet app, this is a must have for any impatient male like myself! Love access to international airport maps.” – Steve H.
“I love this app! The directional “you are here” arrow is the best! I’ll never ask anyone for directions again!” – Katie S.
“Very useful App. I use it to help me figure out where to park so I will be closer to the store(s) I want to go to.” – Don T.
“Phenomenal iPhone app! I thought it was only for airports but I was wrong. Perhaps the most practical iphone app available.....I will definitely recommend this app to others.” – Charlie H.
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What's New in Version 3.1.80
*Minor bug fixes
Getting worse by the day
As a road warrior, I sometimes end up in airports or shopping malls for the first time more often than I would like. PI used to be an incredible app to help me figure out where I was and where I needed to go for the best airport lounge, to pick up a shirt or underwear in a pinch, or to get a good meal after a long day. I don't know what the developers are thinking, but with each new iteration it is getting harder and harder to understand and to use.
For example, there is now a little navigation wheel at the bottom that in theory allows you to move between terminals and floors. However, it's spring loaded so you have to be insanely accurate or it won't move where you want it to, but will "bounce back" to a random location.
Also, unless you know where something is, you cannot find it. Assume that you are at the San Francisco AIrport, have the wheel set to the second floor of Terminal 1 and you search for the United Club. The map will point to the right place (Concourse F), but unless you know that Concourse F is in T3, you're screwed because the wheel still says T1, second floor. The wheel should move to point to the same place as the map so that you have some idea of where you need to go.
Point Inside Shopping and Travel
Point Inside is a must have for anybody who shops and travels often. From the app users can search and get a map of shopping malls, businesses and locations of all types. What separates this application from others is that you can find the precise location of a place, look up the amenities of a place and even use the app as a GPS guide pinpointing where you are in a location. The interactive maps provided are designed for quick and easy touch allowing you to tap on a place and find out more information. Users can do a directory search of all types of places listed in the U.S. This is one of the most essential apps to have and is helpful to have when just wanting to scope out the details of a location.
Really good! Suggestion-
This app has been really helpful whenever I've needed to use it. But I wish it had a feature that allowed the user to kind of make a shopping list? Especially when I'm in a shopping mall and there are a lot of stores, it would be useful to be able to make a list of specific stores with little "bookmarks" on their location when displayed on the map.