Easier, Faster and Beautiful
Today we are pleased to announce Hangtime 5, the culmination of months of combing through all your feedback and a complete re-imagination of our product to take advantage of the latest features of the iPhone® and iPod touch®. Our goal with this release was to let the events and your friends be the centerpiece of the experience so you can focus on having fun with your friends.
Before we dive into all the great benefits you will enjoy with the new Hangtime, allow us to share some of the quotes from people who got to use Hangtime 5 in a private beta test.
“Homepage that has all of the days, the most popular events and your selected categories. MUCH easier to use than before!”
“The new colors and lay-out are significantly more appealing”
“I like how you can search events by the category you’re interested in”
Thanks to all of you who provided feedback and in particular to those of you who participated in the early access program and use a pre-release version of Hangtime 5. Now Hangtime 5 is available for everyone so please download it on the App Store℠.
So, what is everyone so excited about?
Stunning new user interface makes it faster and easier to see what your friends are doing.
Completely new event cards making it faster and easier to get event info
Brand new headers that show you whether friends are going and the time of the event without going to event details
Much faster event scrolling and loading thanks to the latest iOS 7 technology
Completely redesigned event details view so you can get the details you need quickly
Fast access to the all the information you care about in our new toolbar with tabs for Events, My Events, Friends, Notifications and Settings.
My Events Tab, where you can see events you are interested in and events you are invited to.
Friends Tab, where you can easily view profiles and events from specific friends and people you follow
Notifications Tab, to access latest activities from friends and chat
Brand new ability to see only events related to a particular Interest.
Like Fitness? Tap on the “Fitness” interest and you will only see Fitness related events.
Even more deals and discounts near your favorite events so you can have a good time and not spend a fortune.
You said you hated duplicate events so we got rid of them! We now merge the best information from all our sources into one event and it even includes all the places you can buy tickets!
If you can believe it even more events! 28 million and counting!
So many bugs smashed we can’t list them all
At Hangtime our mission is to make sure you never miss out on fun with friends. We believe we have taken a giant step forward with Hangtime 5 thanks to your feedback and support. Thank You.