LinkDotz Inc. today is thrilled to announce that their first travel app, PlaceBox, is now available on the App Store worldwide for iPhone. It was launched first in Korea in Oct. 2011 and Apple has chosen it as the Best Travel App in “App Store Rewind 2011”. PlaceBox is a location-based app that helps search places by about 100 categories anywhere in the world, and take photos, view albums and make notes with only one app.
Nearly 100 hot place types are optimally arranged in 2 pages on the small iPhone display. “Without keyword searches, you can find places you want to go by just touches!” said Robbie Kim, CEO of LinkDotz Inc. In PlaceBox, Users can sort the search results by check-in count, rating or distance, and check out details, reviews and directions about the places. Kim stated that users don’t need to be concerned about where to go for a date or travel for a long time.
플레이스박스 첫 번째 타깃층은 여행객이다. 요즘은 여행객이 여행지에 대한 정보없이 길을 떠나 LBS 기반 앱을 사용하는 경우가 많은데, 그들이 원하는 것은 모국어를 사용하면서 검색이 편리한 서비스다.