We’ve listened to your feedback and made improvements based on your comments as well as other fixes to bugs. Thank you for your reactions and continued interest – please keep your ideas coming, we will continue working to improve your Austin experience! We’re adding new categories and updates all the time.
This version includes:
•Filter and search: The ability to filter and sort your results by date, ratings and more, makes searching for an event and/or venue much easier.
•Alerts: In-app notifications have been added. Get notified when a new category is added or a special deal is available.
•Native contacts: Add contacts from your Address Book more easily when planning an event and inviting a friend.
•Activated native maps: Need help getting to your event? Simply click on the map to pull up directions with native map support.
•Additional minor bug fixes here and there.
Find your next night out, and share it, with the free Austin360 GO app. Get highlights of trendy Austin events and check custom categories and comprehensive reviews and listings, all updated regularly by the Austin’s top-ranked entertainment experts and editors at Austin360.
Use location and preferences to filter within categories and then share your plans with your peeps via an invite. Turn on RSVP-tracking and send out situation updates as they occur, or chat about the plans as they draw close. You can even create and save custom groups.
Not into planning? Feel like you’ve seen all Austin has to offer? No worries. Check out the “Get Weird!” option to find an iconic Austin event any day of the week. Whatever your tastes or planning style, the Austin360 app is sure to unlock a whole new Austin experience.
The free Austin360 GO app simplifies life for busy, social consumers, while serving up a uniquely Austin experience – exemplified by the “Get Weird!” button for Austin’s more adventurous crowd of food and fun-finders. The Austin360 app provides a one-stop source combining the best features of popular entertainment utility apps for browsing and planning social activities. It highlights content from Austin360 and Austin360.com and makes it actionable and sharable, transforming reporting and static listings into memorable, shared experiences. It enables users to create event invitations within the app and communicate with friends leading up to scheduled events. Users can easily register a new account or log in using a pre-existing Austin American-Statesman or Austin360 user account. Once logged in, users can quickly find and share Austin-specific content with friends and family, and their preferences will follow them for a personalized experience across mobile devices, desktops and browsers.
•Free app, free registration
•Shares a single login with mobile and desktop versions of the app so you can stay connected to the best of Austin however you like
•Highlights of cool and trendy events and venues not to miss
•Custom categories of events and venues around Austin – updated regularly by Austin360 reviewers and editors
•Comprehensive entertainment event and venue listings
•Ability to search and filter within entertainment categories
•Geolocation and map-filter of events and venues
•Bored? Find a way to keep Austin weird by trying something new and different with a random “Get weird!” search
•The ability to invite friends, and create and save custom groups
•The ability to add your own custom name to an event
•The ability to chat with friends around particular invites
•RSVP-tracking of your guests
•Ability to modify and update events to all your guests as the situation warrants
•Limited advertising and sponsored categories
•Share your settings so the app serves your preferences
- June 16, 2014 Initial release
- November 18, 2014 New version 1.1