Multiplied Media Corporation
TSX VENTURE : MMC

Multiplied Media Corporation

May 03, 2010 12:00 ET

Multiplied Media Corporation: Poynt Application for iPhone Named in EnvIO's Top Ten Free Downloaded Apps

EnvIO Releases Latest Report Covering Top Consumer App Recommendations for the iPhone

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - May 3, 2010) - Multiplied Media Corporation (TSX VENTURE:MMC), a leading provider of mobile local search services, today announced their Poynt application for iPhone has been listed by EnvIO as a top free app recommended and downloaded by users. EnvIO, a leading social networking software development company, released the results from its latest report that covers the top recommended apps, free apps, and paid apps for the month of March. Poynt was named number ten on the free app list in its first month in the iTunes App Store.

Poynt, a free local search application listed in the travel section of the iTunes App Store, connects iPhone users to businesses, movies, retailers, restaurants and people. Poynt also utilizes unique augmented reality capabilities that overlay search results with the real-world environment as viewed through the iPhone's camera, providing the user with a powerful augmented local search experience.

EnvIO's top ten lists for March 2010 are based on tens of thousands of user interactions and download attempts from live apps within the iTunes Store. EnvIO utilizes powerful Social Genome™ technology to analyze discovery and referral mechanisms for mobile content and applications. Through use of their Chorus application for iPhone, EnvIO measures user activity, as well as the download and referral behaviors of its users to determine the most popular apps and app trends.

"Whether it's finding a nice place to eat, locating a friend or buying tickets to the latest movie, our app makes it easy for users to explore and interact with the area around them," said Andrew Osis, CEO of Multiplied Media. "EnvIO's Chorus users are true mobile app experts and it is a great honor to be named on their top free apps list."

Poynt is available as a free download for iPhone and iPod Touch users in Canada and the United States from Apple's App Store. Poynt is also available for BlackBerry smartphones on BlackBerry® App World (www.blackberry.com/appworld) or via Over the Air download at m.poynt.com.

About Multiplied Media Corporation

Multiplied Media (www.multiplied.com) develops and operates mobile applications that enhance the consumers' ability to connect with the people and businesses most important to them. Their multi-award-winning application Poynt (www.poynt.com) is a mobile local search service available over BlackBerry smartphones and iPhone and iPod Touch devices. 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. The MyInboxNow offering, from newly acquired UnoMobi (www.unomobi.com), enables low-end feature phones to behave like smartphones for email access. MyInboxNow is available to mobile operators as a private label solution. Headquartered in Calgary, AB, Canada, Multiplied Media trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol MMC.

Apple, iPhone and iPod Touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

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Contact Information

  • FortyThree PR, Inc. for Multiplied Media Corporation
    Evie Smith
    831-401-3175
    poynt@43pr.com