[prMac.com] Cupertino, California – 33 BITS introduces Around 1.0 for iOS. Around is a free application for iPhone that allows sharing and exploring different places and impressions. Around shows what is happening in the neighborhood and users can save, share, comment interesting photos.
* Geotargeted Photostream –
Around shows photos that was added in a particular location taking into account not only the distance but also popularity and novelty of a post that allows interesting photos and places to appear in the photostream even if far away.
* Users can “like”, comment and subscribe on interesting authors. All profiles have an option of integrating with social networks. Around can be used without having friends and even without registration.
* Users with friends have an option to look through the friendstream.
* Collection of Places –
Around allows saving photos with exact coordinates so it would be easy to find them later using a map or a compass. The accuracy is up to +/- 5 meters. It can be used for finding a car on a parking lot, saving the information about interesting cafe while traveling or just for simply finding out distance to your home.
* Filters with Random Effects –
Pictures can be edited by pressing a filter icon. Just press the filter icon twice and the photo will be edited with slightly different effects. The picture can be changed until the needed result.
* A useful Additional Option –
Fake pages and spam won’t bother users anymore. One can post photos only using the application so it is guaranteed that a photo was made in the particular place and at the particular time. All places are posted only from smartphones of other people.
* The application is free and does not consist ads or any hidden in-app-purchases.
English and Russian
* iPhone 3GS/4/4S/5, iPod touch (3rd/4th/5th generation), and iPad
* Requires iOS 5.0 or later
* 20.3 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Around 1.0 is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Social Networking category.Around 1.0
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33 BITS is a young and ambitious developers company based in Togliatti, Russia. The company has already developed an application for remembering places, Placer. Copyright (C) 2013 33 BITS. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.