Improvements in all aspects of the application.
* Photos now display the user and description.
* Comments and likes have been added.
* Displays the number of notifications since the last login.
* Faster loading of photos. Photos are now cached locally on the device.
* Ratings for places.
* Tap on location pin to open the Maps app and get directions.
* New information displayed: author name, author avatar, the number of likes.
* New add comment interface.
* Filter by global or friends.
* Photos can get awards, like 1st photo of place and so on.
* Awards are worth points that help you move up the leaderboard.
Discover great places around you by flipping through gorgeous photos taken there.
Use Placehugger to:
* Find a bar to go to with friends
* Track down the perfect coffee shop for working
* Find parks with amazing playgrounds
* See which hotels have the best rooms
* .. and more.
Placehugger aggregates pictures provided by ‘huggers’ and surfaces the best ones, so you can get a feel of the place before going there. They say that “a picture is worth a thousand words” for a reason.
Join the community and share your favorite places with your friends and the world.
Placehugger works best in New York, San Francisco, and the Bay Area for now.
- June 13, 2014 Initial release