Yahoo! Releases Sketch-A-Search iPhone App

Posted Mar 24, 2010

Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) has released two iPhone applications recently.  One of them is a native search application and the other is called Sketch-A-Search [iTunes link].  The Sketch-A-Search app shows you a map of the area near you.  When you click the sketch button, you can draw out a line of the area that you want to search local results within.  The application currently supports local restaurants in the U.S.  Other types of businesses and regions will be added sometime in the future. [VentureBeat]