148Apps Review Summary

Our Rating: ★★★☆☆ :: TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT :: Read Our Full Review >>

This latest attempt at a social network might make users feel less than sociable.

What's New

- improved relevance algorithm
- minor bug fixes

App Description

"Must-Have" -CNN "Essential Tool" -WIRED Magazine

By alerting you to friends and like-minded people nearby, Sonar reveals small world moments you'd have otherwise missed.

✔ Featured by Apple as Editors’ Choice
✔ CNN Top Tech Tool
✔ Mashable, CNN & Fox: Hot App for SXSW 2012
✔ MediaPost Mobile Social Trend of 2012
✔ “Download Immediately” - Michael Arrington

Seen in the New York Times, CNN, TechCrunch, Mashable, Fast Company, The Atlantic, TIME, Financial Times, Ad Age & more.

Sonar is the best way to connect & share with the people here now. Use it everywhere!

✔ Find friends nearby, connect and hang out
✔ Set your status, share what you’re up to
✔ Chat with other Sonar users
✔ Background sharing - no need to check in
✔ You’re in control - pause anytime!

Customer Reviews
“***** Perfect!”
“***** Love being surprised at who is nearby!”
“***** I use this app every day. Every day!”
“***** I love this!”

Note: Location services can affect your battery life. We are focused on minimizing the impact and are constantly improving our algorithms. It is always possible to disable background GPS from within the app.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

April 04, 2013 New version 1.9.5
January 16, 2013 New version 1.9.4
October 13, 2012 New version 1.9.2
July 21, 2012 New version 1.8.0
May 25, 2012 New version 1.6.0
May 24, 2012 New version 1.5.2
March 08, 2011 Initial Release