Dialed In provides BlackBerry with free city guides focused on the best restaurants, nightlife and events in large urban centers. From local favorites to hot new places, descriptions are locally compiled, constantly updated and incorporate photos, maps, phone numbers and message boards. Dialed In also provides email and text message functionality for inviting friends to these places and for invitees to respond and co-ordinate.
Lists and profiles are accessed from the front page by selecting a city and then a nightlife zone. Lists are grouped in common categories - scene, cozy, cheap eats etc. Information includes a description, phone number, map, photos and message board.
BlackBerry users can invite friends by clicking the "Create Event Here" button within a place profile. A date and time is entered and saved, which brings up the user's contacts. Mobile numbers and emails can be selected for text message and email invites
Invite recipients receive an email and/or text and click on the embedded link. They can rsvp, ask questions on the event message board and post pictures. Upcoming and past events are logged for hosts and invitees...