By Poynt Corporation
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Poynt lets you find and connect with businesses, movies, restaurants, people and events near you whenever and wherever you need them. Then, with a single swipe, share your results with friends. Poynt allows you to interact with your search through placing calls to businesses, mapping directions, viewing showtimes and movie trailers or reserving a table at a local restaurant.
* Movies – search by theater, movie, top 10 or genre; sort by name or rating; view trailers; view movie rankings; add to calendar; send details to contacts; buy movie tickets
* Restaurants – Search by name, cuisine type or nearby; click-to-call; get directions; view website; view hours and prices; reserve a table
* Gas Prices (US/Canada/UK ONLY) – view best prices by grade or stations nearby; click-to-call; get directions; view station amenities; send details to contacts
* Events – search by category, venue, performer, event or nearby; get directions; send details to contacts; add events to calendar
* People – lookup by name or reverse lookup by phone number or address; click-to-call; get directions; send details to contacts
* Businesses – search by name; get directions; click to call; add details to contacts
* Messaging – syncs to your address book to find your Poynt friends; integrated chat history; search within messaging; invite any contact; search user by email or phone number
* In-App Search – while chatting, tap to reveal the search wheel and a new world of content: media, people, restaurants, movies, videos, events, and gas stations
* Sharing – share any search result with your chat friends via a simple finger swipe to the right; share to Facebook, Twitter or via SMS and email
What's New in Version 2.3.1
Great app, needs bug fixes
I have loved using this app for years, but after updating to the latest version it either says "no results" or freezes up saying "retrieving". And I was in downtown of a large city with 5 bars and LTE.
Also there needs to be a way to freeze a location while driving so it doesn't refresh your results every 5 seconds, so that you actually have a chance to scroll through locations without having to pull over.
This app used to be my go to app for so many things. It had a handy spot on my bottom row on my 4 and as the years and updates have past... It isn't even on my phone anymore. Please fix the bugs and return this app to the powerhouse super app it once was!!
Good and bad
I love this all in one location app but have looked too many times for places that no longer exist. Poynt really needs to remove locations that no longer exist. I have drove around looking for several places that have gone out of business probably 5 or 6 times in the last year alone.