Yobongo is a new iPhone app with plans to make building connections between locally-based, like-minded users easier. The app provides a simple chat-based interface that groups users based on location and seeks to make it easier for people to get to know each other. Yobongo makes it easy to strike up a conversation and find out how much you actually have in common.

The app allows you to chat with people nearby. Chat with interesting people in your city, at a coffee house, at the park, anywhere. No complicated setup process, people to follow, or rooms to configure. Simply jump into the conversation happening around you.

Available in:
San Francisco
New York City
Austin, Texas

Yobongo is slowly rolling out to cities across the world. The company adds new cities based on demand from passionate fans. Check out if they are in your city

Features
– Automatically connects with people nearby
– Start private conversations
– Connect with contacts already using Yobongo
– Real-time typing indication
– Push Notifications for new messages
– See photos of people you are chatting with
– Create account with your Facebook login
– Share with friends via SMS and Email
– Intuitive chat interface
– Community Guidelines to foster authentic conversation

Available at the appstore