TORONTO, Dec. 3 /CNW/ - Phantom Fiber Corporation (OTCBB: PHFB) announced
today that it is partnering with TwinSpires.com, the official advance-deposit
wagering service for Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ: CHDN) and its
family of racetracks, to extend the functionality of the TwinSpires.com
wagering platform to mobile phones and PDA's.
The mobile solution, which will be developed and implemented over the
next few months, will extend a full range of existing online functions,
including wagering transactions, racing news and alerts, race programs,
payment processing and live video streaming, to over 1,500 cellular phone
types, Blackberry, and PDA devices supported by the Phantom Fiber proprietary
Jeff Halloran, Chairman and CEO of Phantom Fiber Corporation stated,
"Phantom Fiber continues to concentrate on its core business, a
state-of-the-art mobile offering. Having been selected as the mobile partner
of choice by such a high-profile client as Churchill Downs validates that we
are on the right path. We are excited to partner with the premier brand in
horse racing on a project that will further enhance customers' wagering
experience by giving them increased flexibility."
"Churchill Downs Incorporated is fully focused on growing its
account-wagering business and finding the right mobile technology partner is
key to offering our customers greater access to news and handicapping
information as well as greater convenience in their wagering transactions,"
said Vernon Niven, president of TwinSpires.com. "The mobile platform offered
by Phantom Fiber is well suited to our needs, and we look forward to working
with the Phantom Fiber team in the coming weeks as we implement a full-service
mobile solution for our customers."
About Phantom Fiber Corporation
Phantom Fiber Corporation (OTCBB: PHFB) is a leading developer of
wireless platform software that enables its customers to deliver
high-performance applications across global communications networks to mobile
users. Their wireless platform extends the rich multimedia content and user
experience of existing Internet web sites securely and instantly to over 1,500
mobile devices including cellular phones and PDA's. This platform is already
deployed to most segments of the global gaming industry and can be used by
enterprises seeking to implement high performance mobile applications in such
markets as: remote video surveillance; banking and brokerage applications; as
well as the logistics and distribution markets. For more information about
Phantom Fiber, please visit our web site at www.phantomfiber.com
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For further information: Jeff Halloran, President & CEO, (416) 703-4007,