Every summer, Canadian neighbourhoods are filled with flyers for garage, yard and street sales, as people attempt to sell their formerly loved possessions to neighbours and strangers for a quarter.
But like all things in 2012, even the humble garage sale has been modernized to better suit the smartphone-carrying masses.
Earlier this week, Kijiji launched a new Android app to help buyers and sellers move their goods on the go. Like the full Kijiji website, it's a virtual space for Canadians to post classified ads. While the 24,000 Canadians who have already installed the app are already doing things like hunting for apartments, selling furniture or trying to find the perfect pet, garage sales are always a popular ad to place and hunt for.
The new app, available on Google Play, allows users to post ads directly from their mobile devices, as well as search for ads, view full descriptions with photos, track specific ads and share ads that may be of interest to others on social networks.Read More »from Garage sales for the smartphone crowd