||Dinner? Movies? Friends? Shopping? Get Poynt and get there.
Poynt is an award-winning local search app that lets you find and connect with businesses, movies, restaurants, people and events near you whenever and wherever you need them. 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.
Poynt for Android enables users to add a Top Ten Movie widget to their homescreen for quick access to previews, film synopsis', local movie times and locations. Android users can also use voice-activation to search businesses, restaurants, movies and events in their local area.
GPS and WiFi capabilities mean that you do not have to enter your search location; finding the nearest theatre or restaurant is as easy as one click. If you want to search from a different location, you can simply select any location you choose. Poynt’s ease of use means more time in the day available for you to do the things you choose.
*** Poynt has 6 different search verticals:
Business – find local businesses; click-to-call; get directions; send details to contacts
People – lookup by name or reverse lookup by phone number or address; click-to-call; get directions; send details to contacts
Movies – search by theater, movie, top 10 or genre; add top 10 widget to your homescreen; click –to-call; get directions; add theaters to favourites; sort by name or rating; view trailers; view Rotten Tomatoes 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 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
*** Poynt asks for permission to access your calendar, contacts and location in order to deliver an integrated
Calendar – You can have Poynt add movie showtimes, dinner reservations and events to one of your calendars.
Accounts & Contacts – You can add listing results directly to one your contact lists or perform a reverse look up from your contacts in the People section.
Location – Accessing your location allows you to quickly search for nearby businesses using your GPS or cell-site location.
At no time do we access or share your personal information. The only time we access your contacts or calendar entries is when you ask us to for the reasons listed above. We’re here if you have any questions (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Poynt is free and available in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Italy, France, Spain, Australia and Germany
Performance improvements and bug fixes.
1.3.5 should fix the F/C issue some users experienced after upgrading
Content rating: Low Maturity