eBay Classifieds augments offerings with geo-location channel

Today, eBay Classifieds can now be found on junaio. With this launch, Smartphone users in the U.S. can discover local classifieds listing by scanning their surrounding area with their phone camera.

With the junaio channel, buyers can see eBay Classifieds listings through an augmented reality viewer. The application allows Smartphone users to get an instant view of what items and services are available in their neighborhood by simply pointing their phone’s camera around their immediate vicinity to see where active listings pop up.

Here’s a look at junaio in action:

Some of the features this new application offers are:

  • Discover local deals around you in your viewfinder by simply pointing your phone
  • View all detailed information regarding the item for sale such as description, price, and images
  • Filter by keywords
  • Respond to ads by placing a phone call (if number is available)
  • View local deals in map and list view

The junaio application for eBay Classifieds can be downloaded for free at the iTunes App Store or the Android Marketplace.

Here’s a step-by-step video to download and use the augmented reality app. Have fun!