CALGARY. – October 22, 2009 – Multiplied Media Corporation today announced that Poynt, its award-winning all-in-one BlackBerry local search application includes a new local restaurant feature. The free restaurant service is now available to all users in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom to assist them in easily finding nearby restaurants, read reviews and book reservations at 11,000 listed restaurants.
The new Poynt restaurant feature combines content from some of the most reliable and accurate sources to make finding restaurants by name or cuisine a breeze and allows users to book real-time dining reservations at thousands of restaurants from within the Poynt app. To assist further, Poynt offers restaurant reviews and GPS mapping.
“Like all of Poynt’s other features, the new restaurant service assists on-the-go users from start to finish,” said Andrew Osis, CEO of Multiplied Media “Poynt can now act as your personal assistant when you are travelling and need to find a good place to eat or just want to find the exact location of a sushi bar in your home town.”
After your restaurant decision is made, the Poynt app can add the restaurant location to the BlackBerry address book, schedule and add reservations to the BlackBerry calendar and even invite friends or colleagues to attend.
The Poynt restaurant feature uses content from Superpages.com, Yellow Pages Group, City Search, OpenTable, among others. Poynt is available for free at
BlackBerry App World or by visiting: http://m.mypoynt.com from your BlackBerry smartphone.