When you offer an app to help people find trending places, you probably want to make sure it’s using trending technologies too. Now, the free app that builds a ‘social map’ of popular bars restaurants and events around you, has been updated to support Vine videos. So if you want to check out the atmosphere before you head over there, you can get six seconds (actually six-and-a-half) of video to help you decide. (Via TNW.)

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