CALGARY, May 29 /CNW/ - Multiplied Media Corporation (TSX-V: MMC), a
Calgary-based provider of mobile local search services, today announced that
Poynt, its award-winning local search application, has consistently placed
among the Top Downloads on BlackBerry App World(TM), since Poynt launched
there on April 1, 2009.
Consumers that download applications on BlackBerry App World also have
the ability to add ratings and reviews of applications and Poynt has received
a four and a half (out of five) star rating and garnered rave reviews ranging
from "A Must Have!" to "amazing!" to "No. 1 Fav, No. 1 Most Useful, No. 1 BB
"BlackBerry App World is a successful distribution channel for Poynt,"
said Andrew Osis, CEO, Multiplied Media. "We have been fortunate to rank among
the top ten downloads on BlackBerry App World since our application launched
there in April and we are thrilled each time we see Poynt rise to the number
one spot in the Top Downloads." The top downloads on BlackBerry App World are
updated every 24 hours.
The Poynt application is available for the BlackBerry(R) Pearl(TM) and
BlackBerry(R) Curve(TM) series smartphones, as well as the BlackBerry(R)
Bold(TM) and BlackBerry(R) Storm(TM) smartphones and takes advantage of
capabilities including locates by GPS(*) and cell-tower detection,
click-to-call, click-to-map and click-to-view-website.
Poynt is a free application(xx) and is available to BlackBerry(R)
smartphone users in Canada, the United States and Germany. Poynt is available
for download on BlackBerry App World (www.blackberry.com/appworld) or by
visiting http://m.mypoynt.com from your BlackBerry(R) Browser.
(*) Requires a GPS-enabled BlackBerry smartphone.
(xx) Wireless charges may apply. Please check with your wireless service
About Multiplied Media Corporation
Multiplied Media (www.multiplied.com) has developed the award-winning
application Poynt (www.mypoynt.com), the mobile local search service available
over BlackBerry smartphones. Through agreements with directory and vertical
content providers in Canada, the United States and Europe, Poynt simplifies
finding and connecting with businesses, retailers and events wherever and
whenever it is most convenient for the consumer. Headquartered in Calgary, AB,
Canada, Multiplied Media trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
The BlackBerry and RIM families of related marks, images and symbols are
the exclusive properties and trademarks of Research In Motion Limited.
For further information:
For further information: Andrew Osis, CEO & Director, Multiplied Media
Corporation, (403) 444-4102, firstname.lastname@example.org; MEDIA CONTACT:
Margaret Glover-Campbell, Director, Communications, Multiplied Media
Corporation, (403) 444-4105, email@example.com