Telmap’s iPhone Application to Exceed 600,000 users
LONDON, 17 March, 2011 – Telmap, the original pioneers in mobile location-based services, today announces that its user base has exceeded five million users.
Specifically, fastest growth is demonstrated on Android and iPhone devices. As a result, the iPhone version of the Telmap mobile location companion has recently exceeded 600,000 users.
Telmap provides white label, hosted and managed mobile location-based services to mobile operators, and its mobile location companion is available on more than 700 devices, on all major operating systems, including: Android, iPhone, BlackBerry, Windows Phone 7, Symbian and more.
The recently announced new business package offered by Telmap has resulted in more and more operators offering Telmap powered location-based services across their entire customer bases for free, significantly increasing end-user’s exposure to the service and its benefits, further cementing operators’ relationships with their subscribers through the delivery of real value. To date, Telmap is adding new users at a pace of about 15,000 new users every day. You can see some additional usage metrics in the Telmap Metrics Report.
"We are proud of our 5 million users mark and see a direct connection between this exponential growth and Telmap’s strategy of providing an ultra-local, social and relevant (offers) experience. The results are a significant user base growth, but also an increase in adoption and usage rates", said Motti Kushnir, Telmap CMO.
Telmap is a world leader in mobile location-based services that are fully designed to open new business opportunities and generate new revenue streams. The company has established a solid reputation for providing its customers with innovative, value added end-to-end mobile location-based services that enrich on-the-go experiences through integration of local content, community interactions, and relevant retail offers.
The company’s flagship product, Telmap Mobile Location Companion is the world’s first personalized mobile location companion integrating innovative and patented technologies including Telmap Active Interface, Telmap Active Search and Telmap Active Widgets. A complementary web companion is also available, as well as a robust location platform with a set of APIs to support Telmap customers in delivering a strong LBS strategy.
Telmap is the #1 provider of choice for mobile location-based services and its technology has been selected by leading industry players such as Orange FT Group, Vodafone, Vodacom, SFR, O2, Telefonica, SingTel, OPTUS, Cellcom, Pelephone, and more.