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41 Files Podcast: Making an app for KC BBQ

Posted: 12:10 PM, Dec 07, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-07 13:37:26-05
41 Files Podcast: Making an app for KC BBQ

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A new app to help barbecue aficionados visiting and living in Kansas City launched this week.

In a Friday edition of the 41 Files podcast, anchor Taylor Hemness talks with Visit KC’s Derek Klaus about the new app called “KC BBQ Experience.”

 

 

 

Klaus said the process took about a year from idea generation – they used the popular beer app Untappd as the benchmark – to launch on the app store.

Much of the development time was spent building out the app and creating a listing of all the restaurants in the city.

The app also features different “trails” users can take to track their “progress.”

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