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iGarageSale for Android Now Available

Performant Design announced today the general availability of iGarageSale for Android smartphones. iGarageSale for Android provides the same great functionality offered by its popular iPhone app – allowing users to locate garage sales on a map near your current location.

iGarageSale for Android is available in two versions. iGarageSale Lite is free, and iGarageSale Pro is available for $1.99. The pro version adds the ability to search, track favorites, and more.

iGarageSale for iPhone has been featured three times by Apple in iTunes – in the New and Noteworthy section, in the Best New Home apps featured category, and in the Free Apps to Try Before You Buy featured category. iGarageSale was also nominated in two categories in the Best App Ever awards.

iGarageSale pinpoints garage sales on a Google Maps interface and provides directions to each sale. iGarageSale provides browse, search, and favorites modes to scan near-by sales, search for specific items, and mark the favorite sales found for quick recollection. Favorites can be shared with others by e-mail, Facebook, or Twitter. A demo video of iGarageSale is available for viewing.

iGarageSale and iGarageSale Lite are available on Android Market and the App Store.

iGarageSale Lite now free, adds iPad support

Performant Design announced today the general availability of iGarageSale 2.0, its popular iPhone app for locating garage sales on a map near your current location. iGarageSale 2.0 adds native support for the iPad and improved usability when viewing garage sale information.

In addition, the company announced that iGarageSale Lite, previously a paid app, is now available for free. Aaron Kardell, founder of Performant Design, said “we are pleased to make iGarageSale Lite a free download so that more people can use our apps to find garage sales in this busy season.”

iGarageSale has been featured twice by Apple in iTunes in the New and Noteworthy section and in the Best New Home apps featured category. iGarageSale was also nominated in two categories in the 2009 Best App Ever awards.

iGarageSale pinpoints garage sales on a Google Maps interface and provides directions to each sale. iGarageSale provides browse, search, and favorites modes to scan near-by sales, search for specific items, and mark the favorite sales found for quick recollection. Favorites can be shared with others by e-mail, Facebook, or Twitter.

iGarageSale Lite is a free download on the App Store and iGarageSale Pro is currently available for $1.99.

Video Review of iGarageSale by theDigitalLifestyle.tv

theDigitalLifestyle.tv just posted a review of iGarageSale. Check out what they had to say:

Introducing iGarageSale Lite – free for a limited time

We just released iGarageSale Lite for iPhone and iPod Touch to help introduce more people to iGarageSale.

iGarageSale shows all of the garage sales and yard sales that are taking place near you on a map. When you find a sale you like, you can get directions directly to it.

iGarageSale Pro provides additional functionality not found in iGarageSale Lite: 1) Save time by searching sales for specific items, 2) Mark your favorite sales to quickly return to them later, and 3) Share your favorite sales (including a map) by e-mail, Facebook, or Twitter.

For a limited time, iGarageSale Lite is $.99 FREE, and iGarageSale Pro is only $2.99 $1.99.

iGarageSale – Mature audiences only???

We have received a number of questions wondering why iGarageSale has a 17+ mature content rating. The short answer if that iGarageSale provides access to garage sale postings from sites such as craigslist, and we have no control over the content on craigslist. Therefore, Apple requires a 17+ rating, and anyone who downloads our app will first be presented with this dialog:

Warning Dialog

In addition, our product description ends with the following information in the rating section:

Rating: Rated 17+ for the following:  Frequent/Intense Mature/Suggestive Themes; Frequent/Intense Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References; Frequent/Intense Profanity or Crude Humor

The long answer is a bit more detailed…

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iGarageSale submitted to the App Store

iGarageSale was submitted to the app store for review by Apple last night. 148apps.com is reporting an average of 3.5 days for review of all apps submitted, so we are hoping that iGarageSale will be released some time next week. Check back on this website over the next week to see more screenshots and videos of the app in action.