09.29.2010 02:00 PM
DirecTV Releases iPhone App for Finding Sports Bars
EL SEGUNDO, CALIF.: DirecTV has released a new app for ferreting out
sports bars that carry its programming. Sports Bar Finder searches bars and
restaurants through address proximity or via GPS. Search results can be
filtered by the type of sports the establishment is showing. The app provides
locations and directions, plus the option to e-mail it to others and save
The app taps into a database of more than 80,000 bars and eateries that
subscribe to DirecTV for sports programming. Users must be 21 or older,
although downloading the app itself is the only necessary verification thereof.
DirecTV’s Sports Bar Finder is a
app available through iTunes.