Oakland Gardens, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/02/2016 -- Blue Kangaroo, the leading Big Data-driven personal shopper app with more than 2 million US users, recently added price history, price drop alerts, and native browser notifications in its latest Android app update, providing consumers with an unparalleled mobile shopping experience.
When consumers shop for their favorite products, finding the lowest price is essential. With the latest Blue Kangaroo app for Android, shoppers can now view and be notified about product price changes. The Price History feature provides consumers with a snapshot of recent pricing trends for millions of products. In addition to historical pricing trends, Blue Kangaroo also added a customizable Price Alerts feature, which enables shoppers to set their own price alert notifications to ensure they get the best deal every time. The Price History and Price Alerts features are available when viewing any product via the latest version of the Blue Kangaroo Android app.
Native Browser Notifications
The latest Android app update also includes in-browser notifications of deals, promo codes, free shipping, and other offers from more than 2,000 retailers when visiting their websites, and provides additional product info, including price history, when viewing products at over 200 retailer websites. Native Browser Notifications are supported for Android Jellybean (OS 4.1–4.3.1), KitKat (OS 4.4–4.4.4), and Lollipop (OS 5.0–5.1.1). For the best experience using Blue Kangaroo native browser notifications, the Android Chrome browser is recommended, although most other native browsers are supported and can be toggled on/off individually in the App Settings.
"We are excited about the latest enhancements to our Android app," said Laurence Marks, CEO of Blue Kangaroo. "These new pricing and shopping notification features, along with our data-driven personalized shopping service, provide consumers with a simpler and more entertaining mobile shopping experience."
About Blue Kangaroo
Founded by recognized Big Data innovators, Blue Kangaroo is the leading Big Data-driven personalized shopping service. Blue Kangaroo users benefit from unparalleled shopping personalization, product and deal discovery, sharing and wish lists, and options for connecting with their favorite brands. The company's unique approach to establishing new and deeper relationships between brands and consumers creates new business opportunities for advertisers and rewarding experiences for consumers. Blue Kangaroo is available for smartphone, tablet, and desktop PC users.
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iPhone App: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/blue-kangaroo/id606171339?mt=8
Android App: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bluekangaroo.mobile&hl=en