***The leading non-user generated City Guide app – written by locals, for locals*** Imagine, for a second, that you had an entire metropolis in the palm of your hand. That kind of power can be intoxicating, but with great power comes great ...Read more
***The leading non-user generated City Guide app – written by locals, for locals***
Imagine, for a second, that you had an entire metropolis in the palm of your hand. That kind of power can be intoxicating, but with great power comes great responsibility, so use it wisely. Presenting the BlackBook City Guides, an intuitive, touch-and-go urban experience for generation D. (And yes, savvy reader, the D stands for Droid). In over 60 cities worldwide, our guides offer a carefully curated compendium of the essential restaurants, must-hit bars, hippest hotels, coolest shops, finest salons and most blissful spas that city has to offer. We’ll give you the insider lowdown on each destination, meaning you’ll come for the cocktails, but stay for the crowd.
Download the BlackBook Guides app now and live like an insider in your city! Destinations include…
Aspen, Atlanta, Atlantic City & Jersey Shore, Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Bridgewater, Charlotte, Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, The Hamptons, Honolulu, Houston, Jacksonville, Las Vegas, Louisville, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, Newark, New Brunswick, New York, New Orleans, Orange County, Orlando, Paramus, Pasadena, Park City, Pensacola, Philadelphia, Plymouth, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, Sarasota, Seattle, Tallahassee, Tampa, Washington DC
Outside the U.S.:
Beijing, Berlin, Bermuda, Buenos Aires, Cabo San Lucas, Caribbean (13 islands), Côte d'Azur, Dubai, Hong Kong, Ibiza & Formentera, Lima, London, Madrid, Milan, Montreal, Moscow, Mykonos, Paris, Riviera Maya & Cozumel, Rome, Sao Paulo, Shanghai, St. Barts, Stockholm, Tokyo, Toronto, Vancouver
· Find the best venues and retailers nearby – we don’t list everything, only the choicest spots that have the BlackBook stamp of approval!
· Search for listings anywhere in the city by a number of search criteria (e.g. good for groups, hotspots, open late)
· Read BlackBook’s acclaimed reviews and get the lowdown on what you’ll truly experience when you go
· Check in anywhere on Foursquare without ever leaving the BlackBook app (don’t worry, your check-ins will still register on Foursquare!)
· Find yourself atop BlackBook’s private leaderboard where top scorers can flaunt their status
· Unlock special offers or “perks” and live like a high roller
· Share listings with your friends via Facebook, Twitter, email, and text
· Map all locations
· Click to call
· View listing images
· Discover other spots nearby just like the one you first searched for
· Bookmark your fave listings
· Explore the newest openings
· Read the latest culture & lifestyle news on the BlackBook Blog
Do you have a question about this app?
UPDATED ON: Jan 13, 2012
INSTALLATIONS: 5,000 - 10,000
LATEST VERSION: 184.108.40.206
REQUIRED ANDROID VERSION: 2.1 and up
full Internet access
Allows an application to create network sockets.
view network state
Allows an application to view the state of all networks.
approximate (network-based) location
Access location sources such as the cellular network database to determine an approximate phone location, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine approximately where you are.
precise (GPS) location
Access precise location sources such as the Global Positioning System on the phone, where available. Malicious applications can use this to determine where you are, and may consume additional battery power.
directly call phone numbers
Allows the application to call phone numbers without your intervention. Malicious applications may cause unexpected calls on your phone bill. Note that this does not allow the application to call emergency numbers.
read phone state and identity
Allows the application to access the phone features of the device. An application with this permission can determine the phone number and serial number of this phone, whether a call is active, the number that call is connected to, ect.