New app helps people locate NNY businesses
A new application for Apple and Android mobile devices is aimed at helping people locate businesses in central and northern New York.
CenterState Corporation for Economic Opportunity, a partner in New York’s Creative Core, has named the app Creative Core Connect. Consumers can search for businesses based on category, geographic area or by county.A version for Blackberry is scheduled for release in June.
The app is a free download from iTunes and other outlets, and basic business listings are free.
Each business listing provides a link to its website, a call option, a map, and a button for walking or driving directions.
The listings can be filtered by county or the user’s location.