dining

  • Forkly 2.0 Puts Your Taste Graph To Use With New, Personalized Recommendations

    Forkly 2.0 Puts Your Taste Graph To Use With New, Personalized Recommendations

    Forkly, the food rating app from Brightkite founders Brady Becker and Martin May, just launched a major update dubbed “Forkly 2.0.” Along with a user interface overhaul which features a faster feed, bigger photos and an upgraded user profile design, the app update also includes improved menus and a “Discover” function to offer better, personalized recommendations. Read More

  • Local Recommendations App Alfred Gets A Whole New Look For Its Android Debut

    Local Recommendations App Alfred Gets A Whole New Look For Its Android Debut

    Amid talks of a Groupon acquisition, the smart local recommendations app Alfred has arrived on Android. Alfred serves up personalized suggestions for nearby restaurants, coffee shops, bars and nightclubs using a combination of artificial intelligence and machine-learning algorithms to develop personal “taste graphs” for its users. Previously an iOS-only app, the big news for… Read More

  • Mobile Dining Apps LocalEats & BiteHunter Announce Partnership

    Mobile Dining Apps LocalEats & BiteHunter Announce Partnership

    Mobile dining apps for foodies on the go, LocalEats and BiteHunter, are today announcing a new content-sharing partnership. Starting now, LocalEats’ users looking for a dining deal will see information from BiteHunter’s deals database, while BiteHunter’s users will see a restaurant synopsis provided by LocalEats. Since both apps are operating in the same space, but are not… Read More

  • BiteHunter Raises $800K For Real-Time Dining Deals

    BiteHunter Raises $800K For Real-Time Dining Deals

    BiteHunter, the new mobile app for finding nearby dining deals, has just completed a $800,000 funding round. The round was led by angel investors Avraham Kadar, M.D. and Eyal Chomsky. The funding will be used to provide additional resources for the development of new features, an expansion to other platforms, and ongoing maintenance of BiteHunter’s deals database. Read More