Google has today announced that its Google Places already available on Android 1.6 and higher devices is now available for iOS devices. The first version of Places is available for all iOS devices in English only, however, expect Google to add more features and improvements soon.
Google Places with the Hotpot feature allows you to find retail and service locations within your proximity, with easy find buttons for restaurants, coffee houses, gas stations and more.
If you want to make things even tastier, just visit google.com/hotpot from your desktop computer. Here you can add friends to the mix and quickly rate all the places you already know. Once you’ve added friends, you’ll find your results seasoned not just with reviews from around the web and recommendations based on your own personal taste, but also with your friends’ opinions too.
Download the new Places iOS app on your iPhone now by searching for Google Places in the App Store or visiting here.