Groupon is a daily deals site that offers local bargains in hundreds of cities in 44 countries. But while you could sign up for the Groupon daily email or visit the web site in any of those locations, up until recently the company’s iOS app only worked in the US. Now Groupon is available in all 44 countries where the company offers deals.
For more on how Groupon works and how the service compares to its closets competitor, LivingSocial, you can check out a recent article I wrote for Laptop Magazine.
In a nutshell, you can use the mobile app to see the latest deals, make purchases, and view Groupons you’ve previously purchased. You can also flash the app at most locations to redeem your coupon code instead of printing it out to take with you.
Groupon for iOS is availabl as a free [itunes link=”http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/groupon/id352683833?mt=8&uo=4″ title=”groupon” text=”download from the App Store”].