The popular app to “poynt” you in the right direction has made its way onto BlackBerry 10. Users who enjoyed Poynt on legacy BlackBerrys and the PlayBook can now enjoy it on the Z10 and Q10.
Poynt lets you connect with businesses, movies, restaurants, people, offers and events near you. Here’s what Poynt lets you do:
- Movies – search by theater, movie, top 10 or genre; add theaters to favorites; 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/UK/Canada 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
- Offers (US ONLY)- Find Offers nearby or by keyword
Currently, Poynt is only available in India, Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Italy, France, Spain, Australia and Germany. You can get Poynt for free in BlackBerry World here.