Skip navigation

urbanspooncom

I loaded up my iPhone with the free Urbanspoon application some months back and since then I’ve discovered several good restaurants where I live, work and play. It uses the phone’s GPS to be location aware. The key is to find like minded foodie friends so I’m inviting you to follow me on Urbanspoon by linking here. An account is free if you haven’t signed up yet — and there is no kickback or financial incentive for me to promote Urbanspoon to you.

I’d be happy to vote up your reviews on restaurants that you help me “discover”, please return the favour. I sense this is an important social tool for eating out and I’m headlong into supporting it, even though they announced selling to IAC today. I’m inspired that the entrepreneurs bootstrapped this internet venture without external funding.

Suggested links: Test drive the Urbanspoon widget to get a sense of how the iPhone app works | iPhone Urbanspoon app | Urbanspoon | New York Times’ article Where to Eat? Ask Your iPhone | IAC Announces the Acquisition of Urbanspoon

urbanspoonprime3Update: 30th April, 2009. I earned my prime/gold spoon today on Urbanspoon!

About these ads

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 494 other followers