PriceGrabber Adds Mobile Alerts, Local Searches

Los Angeles-based PriceGrabber, the online comparison shopping site that is owned by Experian, said today that it has added new price alert and localizaiton features on its iPhone and iPad applications. According to the firm, the new features will alert ocnsumers when products reach a specific price to consumers, and also will let consumers know about local offers on items. PriceGrabber's site allows users to search for consumer products, and provides pricing comparison and ratings of online stores.