September 30, 2010 – MENLO PARK, CA – The Dealmap(TM) (http://www.thedealmap.com), the most comprehensive source for consumers to find and share local deals, today announced its mobile application is available to download on Android(TM) Market. The Dealmap app gives Android users the most comprehensive view of nearby local deals, and is the only app to aggregate daily deals from nearly 100 sources, all in one place. The launch of The Dealmap's Android app follows the successful introduction of its app for the iPhone, which was named one of Gizmodo's "Apps of the Week" and has been installed by more than 175,000 people in its first six weeks.
"We're excited to extend our mobile footprint to Android-powered devices and to give more people access to great local deals across the U.S.," said Chandu Thota, co-founder and chief technology officer of Center'd. "Our iPhone app has accelerated The Dealmap's audience growth, and we expect the Android app to continue this positive business momentum."
The Dealmap makes more than 350,000 local deals and coupons available to consumers when and where they want them, through its website, daily emails, and social and mobile applications. More than 375,000 people receive daily deal updates through the company's email and social media programs.
The Dealmap app lets people easily view nearby deals on a map or list, and enables consumers and businesses to easily submit and share deals. Other features of the app include:
Access to more than 350,000 local deals every day across the U.S.
The only app that aggregates local daily deals, with offers from nearly 100 daily deal sources.
Map and list views of deals with filters for 10 business categories and 8 deal types.
Ability for consumers and businesses to quickly add deals to be listed on The Dealmap network.
Deal sharing functionality through Facebook and email.
A save feature so people can view deals later.
Opportunities to earn status and rewards, including points, badges and free gift certificates by adding and sharing deals.
The Dealmap App is available now for free from Android Market.
About The Dealmap
The Dealmap is the most comprehensive source for consumers to find and share the hottest local deals, all in one place. The Dealmap aggregates the largest number of local deals on the Web, and makes previously hard-to-find deals available to people when and where they want them, through its website, mobile and social applications, and its daily email. The site showcases discounts of up to 90% off multiple business categories, including restaurants, attractions, hotels, spas, salons, entertainment, shops and more. Using Center'd® SentimentAnalysis, The Dealmap also integrates detailed insights about local businesses, giving people the information they need to make better local purchasing decisions. Consumers and businesses can submit offers directly to The Dealmap website.
The Dealmap is owned and operated by Center'd Corporation, a local search and discovery company that organizes and distributes unique content based on its SentimentAnalysis(TM) technology. Headquartered in Menlo Park, California, Center'd is led by former Microsoft and Yahoo! executives, and is funded by Norwest Venture Partners and KeyNote Ventures.