I don't know how I missed this, but Buzzd has upgraded to version 1.2.1. With this version, Buzzd has a contest where you can win a trip to San Diego for the annual Buzzd Blowout Party. To enter, just fill out the Mobile Lifestyle Survey. The last survey Buzzd offered, 60% of users admitted to drunk dialing and 68% drunk texting.
So whats new?
upload your profile photo from your BlackBerry
browse places by category ("restaurants" or "bars & clubs")
harder, faster, stronger all around
For those of you not familiar with this application, Buzzd is a FREE location based, city guide / social network that answers, "What's going on right now?" Use Go Places to locate restaurants, cool bars, and clubs near you. The See Events enables you to find the latest events. Buzz Now option lets you know what going on at the place and events right now. You get all that in a flashy little application.
(NEW YORK) – August 6, 2009 – buzzd, a location-sensitive city guide and social network, today announced the version 1.2 update of its downloadable application for BlackBerry, as well as some eye-opening stats from a survey of 1,027 buzzd users around the mobile lifestyle. The new version of buzzd brings many new feature improvements, including giving users the ability to add venues to buzzd’s current database of over 1.5 million venues across the US and Canada.
Users can browse and search continuously updated event feeds, which include pricing, location, and event details in addition to the firsthand ratings and reviews posted from the event by other members in real-time. Event and venue information are courtesy of Citysearch, Flavorpill, Time Out, MyOpenBar, last.fm, Upcoming.org and many other local content providers. User-generated feedback, or “buzzes” for real-time activity about venues and events are also layered at the top of event listings throughout the platform.