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Gwyneth Paltrow launches new New York city guide app

Fans of Gwyneth Paltrow can now experience her New York thanks to a new cell phone application the actress has launched through her online newsletter Goop.com.

The Oscar winner's new initiative offers visitors to the Big Apple a virtual "city guide" featuring the actress' favourite stores, walks and landmarks.


She says, "I have always dreamed of finding a city guide that would be just right for me, like a trusted friend whose opinion you knew you could count on. After years of being steered in the wrong direction by bribed concierges, biased opinions and just plain bad suggestions, I decided to create what I had been missing: The goop City Guide!


"We begin with New York City and you can expect many more over the coming months. This app will be your resource for the tried and tested of the best and coolest of Manhattan (and Brooklyn, and a bit of Queens, the Bronx and New Jersey).


"After a lot of careful curation and hard work, our first ever app (that will update from time to time with the freshest, most cutting-edge info) is ready for purchase on the App Store!"