About 1 Million People Shake The Urbanspoon iPhone Application Everyday

Posted Aug 2, 2009

Restaurant locator and review service Urbanspoon.com has one of the most used iPhone applications that exists in the market today.  The Urbanspoon iPhone application automatically detects where you are and is able to help you find a restaurant within a certain vicinity, priced from low to high prices, and of different ethnic tastes.

Earlier today, stastistics about the iPhone application has been revealed by The New York Times.  The statistic is that about one million people use the Shake feature on the Urbanspoon application everyday.  The Shake feature randomly selects restaurants for you based on your location or the city that you pick.  You can also “lock” one of the three columns – city, price, food type.

Urbanspoon is owned by InterActiveCorp.