Google Announces Field Trip App

Google has announced a new app called Field Trip.  The Field Trip app constantly runs in the background and triangulates your position with cell phone towers to prompt you about venues that are around you.  Currently the app is only available on Android, but an iOS version is coming soon.  The app pulls information from Zagat and other sources.  Google acquired Zagat in September 2011.  Video demo below:


This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at
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