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PriceCheck mobile app — an African price comparison service orperational in South Africa and Nigeria— was chosen as one three finalists along side The Hoyts Cine app and the Cooklet app for Blackberry’s international App of the Year contest. The contest is run by Blackberry, whereby blackBerry worldwide users are given a chance to vote for the winning app.
Pricecheck’s mobile app is also available on other platforms such as iOS, Windows Phone 7/8 and Android. PriceCheck’s success is owed to the rapid growth of online and mobile shopping in South Africa in recent years. PriceCheck claims that it processes through its application, a new barcode every 10 to 20 seconds. That’s remarkable milestone.
If you are a regular PriceCheck user and would like to see PriceChecks’ winning, the contest runs until Monday, April 15 at 5:00 PM ET (10:00 PM GMT +1), you can cast your vote here . The winners will be announced at BlackBerry Live event which takes place from the 14 to the 16 of May .