Update: Free Poynt for BlackBerry v1.8.3 Now Includes Child Search Alerts Opt-Out and Offers

October 20, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

We all love Poynt, and not just because it’s free. It’s because of all the great features it embodies. Weather, Businesses, People, Reverse number lookup, Movies, Restaurants, Gas Prices, Events and Map It, but now also includes offers and Child Search Alerts. All in one app. Check it out…

New features included are:

  • Child Search Alerts opt-out
  • Options
  1. New section featuring daily deals & mobile coupons for local businesses and restaurants
  2. Search for offers nearby and by keyword
Add this to the already packed description:
Use Poynt to find businesses, retailers, people, restaurants, movies, gas prices (US only), events and weather information around you. Poynt uses GPS or cell-site location to quickly deliver the information you need, whenever and wherever you need it.  
- Find phone numbers, browse websites and map directions with one click
- Reverse look-up missed calls from the BlackBerry® Call log
- Plan a night out without exiting the application – find restaurants, read reviews and make dinner reservations (US/CA/UK only) then watch trailers, view showtimes and buy movie tickets (US/CA only) for a theatre near you or find a local event by venue, performer or nearby
- BlackBerry® Messages notification of movie ticket receipts (US/CA only)
- Add listings to your BlackBerry® Address Book, add movies, restaurants and events to your BlackBerry® Calendar, share listings with friends via email on your BlackBerry® 
- Integrated weather display changes based on the conditions around you, click to view 5-day forecast
- Complete a search, then map a route using BlackBerry® Maps (Or Google Maps or other GPS travel apps you have)
Poynt is free and available in Canada, the United States, Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Italy, Spain and is now available in Australia
With the syncing to the Poynt for BlackBerry PlayBook, you can look up in one and send to the other. Check it out for yourself and see what’s near you.

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