This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!

Urbanspoon App Now Featured In Windows 8

Stocks in this article: IACI

SEATTLE, Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Urbanspoon, the leading mobile restaurant discovery application and reservation management system, today announced its award-winning app will be available through Windows 8.


Straight from their device, Windows 8 users can search and share aggregated restaurant content from across the web. Urbanspoon offers the best photos and reviews from professional food critics, bloggers, newspaper reviews, and fellow diners.  With access to information on over 800,000 restaurants, Windows 8 users can now easily find a restaurant nearby and share their recommendations with friends.

"Urbanspoon is all about giving users access to fresh restaurant information and Windows 8 puts discovery at the forefront--making it easy and fun to find new restaurants and much more," said Kara Nortman, Senior Vice President, Consumer Properties, CityGrid Media. "Urbanspoon has been a pioneer of dynamic mobile content.  The new Windows user interface allows Urbanspoon to bring dynamic content to users via tiles. Users can see new photos, menu information, and restaurant reviews the minute they are submitted to Urbanspoon, and share that information with friends."

"The new Windows user interface brings the Urbanspoon app to life, helping users access rich restaurant content, including photos, reviews, and more," said John Richards, senior director of Windows Apps Marketing for Microsoft Corp. "Our unique visual and sharing capabilities enable users to interact with the Urbanspoon app like they never have before, giving them access to the freshest restaurant content anywhere."

Urbanspoon's app for Windows 8 features:

  • Ability to search for and instantly find restaurants nearby via the Search charm
  • Filter by neighborhood, cuisine, or price
  • Share with friends via the Share charm
  • …and much more

The Urbanspoon app is available for via Windows 8 today.  

1 of 2

Select the service that is right for you!

Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!


DOW 17,804.80 +26.65 0.15%
S&P 500 2,070.65 +9.42 0.46%
NASDAQ 4,765.38 +16.9840 0.36%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs