MyFitnessPal provides calorie counts for extra restaurant meals
It’ll now be more durable to fake you did not know what number of energy that Fettuccine Alfredo has earlier than you ordered. MyFitnessPal quietly slipped the Restaurant Logging function into its iOS app again in December, and it provides menu info from 500,000 eating places within the US. Sure, that features each massive chains and single restos. TechCrunch says the corporate is working with Foursquare to collect knowledge. For menus with out calorie information, it makes use of knowledge science to make an estimate, although the corporate is counting on consumer suggestions to make sure accuracy.
Within the firm’s announcement posted immediately, it wrote:
A restaurant menu merchandise is logged each three.2 seconds on our app. And but, one of many largest ache factors for MyFitnessPal customers has been making good selections whereas consuming out… We have heard the necessity for assist loud and clear — that is why we have created our new Restaurant Logging function.
To entry Restaurant Logging, merely choose the Meals tab and faucet on the situation icon subsequent to the search bar to search for your restaurant of selection. Sadly, some customers within the announcement’s feedback part are complaining that they can not see the situation icon even when they’ve an iOS system within the US. In case you’ve lately up to date your app and nonetheless cannot entry the function (and when you’re an Android consumer), we’re afraid you will simply have to attend a bit extra.