So, you got a smartphone for Christmas. Well, you already know all the great things you can do at Waukee Patch but did you know that you can also take Patch with you on-the-go? Yes, as the saying goes, there’s an app for that.
Patch mobile is available for both the iPhone and Android phones. Whichever your phone, you can stay connected to your hometown Patch even when you’re not at home.
Patch mobile for the iPhone lets you check the day’s top five news stories, surf through calendar events, check the weather, even find the contact information of your favorite restaurant, dry cleaner or doctor’s office in the directory.
The Patch app for the Android phone, called Patch Places, lets you navigate all the stops in each and every Patch town we cover. Away at school or on business? Use your Patch Places app to direct you to the nearest coffee shop, cab company, bookstore or gym. Staying close to home? Use Patch Places to find a new park, grocery store or the DMV.
With hundreds of listings in the directory, Patch Places lets you:
• Search places alphabetically or by category
• Find a place via an interactive map
• Call a place for more info
• Browse place photos or upload your own
• Rate and review places
• Share a place page via e-mail, Facebook and Twitter
• View the place’s own website
• Save a place page in your favorites for offline viewing
It’s seriously that easy. Yeah, we know you’re busy. We’re just trying to help you out. So, go, get the app already. What are you waiting for?