Milano Software has released two new apps that will customers to purchase gift cards and book appointments from the convenience of their mobile device. The booking app offers a simplified online booking process that makes it convenient for customers to schedule their own appointments from their smartphones anytime and anywhere. Also, a payment option is available so the business can allow the customer to pay for their service at the time of booking. The new gift card app allows customers to purchase electronic gift cards from their smartphones and have them sent to anyone automatically via email or text. The recipient will also get a barcoded message, which can be easily scanned by participating businesses and used for payment or transferred to a physical gift card.