by Joe White
June 16, 2011
Yahoo! has just released two new app discovery tools: Yahoo! App Search, a desktop tool which is accessible via Web browsers, and Y! AppSpot - an iPhone application, which is currently available to download for free. Features of the application include daily application suggestions, which Y! AppSpot caters towards individual users, and a "quick search" feature: Other features, as outlined in Y! AppSpot's release notes, include:
As mentioned, Y! AppSpot is currently available to download for free in the App Store, and it's natively compatible with the iPhone and iPod touch. Check it out, and let us know your thoughts in the comments.
- Related Apps: To aid in discovery, AppSpot allows you to seamlessly continue down that search path by providing “more apps you’ll love” on app product pages.
- At-a-Glance Shopping: The bold and bright interface allows you to see the price, ratings, reviews, screenshots, and description all on one screen.
- Fast & Easy Downloads: Direct links to the specific app pages within the App Store make downloading selected apps a snap.