Local Corporation Launches Mobile Apps

Irvine-based Local Corporation, the online local search and marketing firm, said today that it has launched a new set of mobile apps. The firm said its new iOS and Android apps lets users search for information on local businesses. Both apps are free. Local said the new apps are an expansion by the company into the U.S. mobile advertising market. THe new apps focus on finding local businesses, and include maps of business locations and directions; user reviews; and search by keyword or voice.