- Integration and VISTO Easy Setup enhances user experience
- HTC Touch Diamond with VISTO Mobile Email now available from TELUS
exclusively in Canada
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 10 /CNW/ -- VISTO(R), the world's leading
mobile push synchronization platform and service provider, today announced
that it is powering TELUS' mobile email service on the new HTC Touch
Diamond(TM). VISTO has worked with HTC to offer users a simplified and
integrated push email experience on a next generation device that HTC
describes as "an uncompromising mobile smartphone that sets a new benchmark
for phone sophistication and shapes consumer expectations for how a phone can
By working closely with HTC and TELUS to integrate a platform to easily
sync email, calendar and contacts on the device, VISTO has simplified the
process for users to quickly set-up their HTC Touch Diamond. As a result,
customers now have a one-stop shop that includes a next generation handset,
simplified set-up and on-device applications -- all supported and offered by
TELUS, one of Canada's leading mobile operators.
"The HTC Touch Diamond, coupled with the TELUS mobile email service is an
example of what can be achieved when companies work together to deliver on the
promise of a simplified, elegant messaging experience," said Doug Brackbill,
VISTO's executive vice president and chief marketing officer. "The combination
of true device convergence and mobile data offerings set HTC and TELUS apart
as innovators in the mobile market."
With VISTO's mobile email solution available on the HTC Touch Diamond,
VISTO continues its leadership offering easy-to-use mobile email on the
broadest range of mobile handsets. VISTO has been working closely with leading
handset manufacturers to simplify the mobile experience using VISTO Easy
Setup(TM), a simple automated process that installs and sets up mobile email
almost instantaneously. With VISTO Easy Setup, mobile users need only to
launch an on-screen VISTO SmartIcon(TM) to enjoy fast and immediate mobile
access to all of their email, calendar, contacts and tasks.
The HTC Touch Diamond with the VISTO-powered TELUS mobile email service
is available now exclusively from TELUS in Canada. For more information,
please visit TELUS mobility's web site.
VISTO is the world's leading mobile push synchronization platform and
service provider, enabling mobile operators to provide easy-to-use
communications services from email to social networking to photo sharing
across the broadest set of devices. The Company's patented VISTO Mobile(TM)
platform with ConstantSync(TM) technology works in real time with popular
email and social networking services for personal and business use, providing
maximum control and flexibility for the operator and choice for the customer.
VISTO's customized, brandable solutions are available through mobile operators
worldwide including AT&T, Elisa, Rogers Wireless, Qtel, SmarTone, SFR,
Softbank Mobile, Sprint, TELUS, T-Mobile, Turkcell and the Vodafone Group.
Established in 1996 and headquartered in Redwood Shores, California,
VISTO has offices in Seattle, Toronto, London, Milan, Paris, Madrid,
Dusseldorf, and Tianjin, China. The Company is backed by Oak Investment
Partners, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Altitude Capital Partners, Meritech Capital
Partners, DFJ ePlanet Ventures, DFJ Growth Fund, Rustic Canyon Ventures, GKM
Newport, Stanford Accelerator and Blueprint Ventures. For more information,
visit http://www.visto.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visto Corporation, Visto, the Visto logo, VistoMobile, Visto Easy Setup,
ConstantSync, Constant Synchronization and worklife.freedom are either
trademarks or registered trademarks of Visto Corporation. All third-party
trademarks, trade names, or service marks are the property of their respective
owners and are used only to refer to the goods or services identified by those
third-party marks. Visto's technology is protected by U.S. Patents 7,228,383;
7,225,231; 7,039,679; 6,085,192; 5,968,131; 6,023,708; 5,961,590; 6,131,116;
6,151,606; 6,233,341; 6,131,096, 6,708,221 and 6,766,454 and various other
foreign patents. Other patents pending.
All third-party trademarks, trade names, or service marks used herein are
the property of their respective owners and are used only to refer to the
goods or services identified by those third-party marks.
For further information:
For further information: Maureen O'Connell of VISTO, office,
+1-650-486-7502, mobile, +1-408-679-0648, email@example.com; or Chris Walker
of Connect PR, +1-480-366-6015, firstname.lastname@example.org; or Richard Fogg|Alex
Sowden of The CC Group, +44 1189 395900, email@example.com, both for
VISTO Web Site: http://www.visto.com