Viigo leads the market in supporting the BlackBerry Storm
TORONTO, Feb. 16 /CNW/ - Viigo Inc. (www.viigo.com), developer of the
popular mobile content and services platform for smartphones, announced today
that its award-winning application is the first third party application to be
included in the BlackBerry Application Center for Vodafone.
Viigo is a free application that delivers a rich array of news, weather,
sports, market data, personalised stock portfolios, shopping, social networks,
movie listings, flight schedules, flight status and more, all customised by
the user to suit their needs and delivered to them with unrivalled speed and
"With the wide range of features it offers, it is believed that Viigo is
not only an application that adds tremendous value to the BlackBerry Storm
platform, it will likely also become a resource Storm owners use each and
every day for a wide variety of purposes," said, Dany Bolduc, Regional
Director, Asia Pacific Research In Motion (RIM). "RIM is pleased to have Viigo
available within the BlackBerry Application Center for Vodafone in order to
enhance the customer experience on the latest BlackBerry device."
Viigo, which is immediately available to all Vodafone Australia
BlackBerry Storm customers, can be downloaded easily from the Application
Center (which is found on the BlackBerry home screen), or by visiting
"People often call Viigo the most highly used application on their
BlackBerry after email," said Mark Ruddock, CEO, Viigo. "We're excited by this
initiative, and look forward to helping Vodafone deliver a truly
differentiated BlackBerry smartphone experience, right out of the box."
Viigo(TM) is revolutionizing the way users access information on their
smart phone. Every day, people around the world rely on Viigo as their gateway
to a vast array of up-to-the-minute content and useful services, wherever they
are and whenever they need it. In one simple, fully customizable application,
Viigo delivers news, weather, flight schedules and status, real-time sports
scores, stock quotes and market data, entertainment, hotel and restaurant
reviews, blogs, and much more. Viigo is the one application smart phone users
cannot be without.
Founded in 2004, Viigo Inc. is a privately held company with its
corporate headquarters in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. For more information,
visit www.viigo.com. To download Viigo onto your device, go to
www.getviigo.com from your mobile browser.
For further information:
For further information: Matthew Bogart, Viigo Inc., (416) 640-9916,