Mobile Indian has reported that India’s popular deal site Snapdeal is planning to launch mobile apps with Location Based support and payment across different platforms.
Rishabh Arora, head of the mobile division, Snapdeal.com, said , “We started our mobile journey last year with a beta version of Snapdeal app on Android Market and we recently launched its WAP (Wireless Application Protocol) site and full-fledged app on Windows platform, which supports payment option and LBS (location based services).”
“In the next couple of weeks we will launch our Snapdeal app which will support LBS and payment across different mobile platforms (Android, iOS, Symbian, Blackberry OS),” he added.
Snapdeal is also in talks with handset manufactures to get the app preloaded in their handsets. “Talks with the handset manufactures are going in the positive direction and we might soon have some announcement regarding it,” said Rishabh.