Today Groupon ( www.groupon.com) (NASDAQ: GRPN) unveiled a new version (v.1.5) of the free shopping app Groupon HD for iPad, boasting a more colorful, simplified user experience to encourage the discovery of Groupon’s local merchants, Groupon Goods deals and Groupon Getaways destinations. Just in time for the holidays, the app also helps shoppers find the perfect gift for Grouponicus, Groupon’s ancient non-denominational wintertime holiday celebration.
- Vibrant, sleek user interface to facilitate easier navigation
- “Nearby” tab to enable users to view, map and discover Groupon deals by proximity and category
- Easier sharing of deals through improved Facebook iOS 6 integration
- Support for promotional and gift codes
- Expanded international availability: Australia, Brazil, Hong Kong, Netherlands, Singapore and Sweden. The app is now available in the U.S., Canada and 11 other countries