Webnames.ca Inc.

Webnames.ca Inc.

June 30, 2009 14:00 ET

Webnames.ca Launches "Hornet"-.TEL App for Blackberry®

The .Tel address book with hustle.

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 30, 2009) - Webnames.ca is pleased to announce the launch of the alpha version of "Hornet", the .TEL address book. Available as a free download for Blackberry(R) Smartphones, Hornet is designed to easily manage and use .TEL names.

To download Hornet, go to http://hornethub.com or http://hornet.tel and download directly onto your Blackberry(R). After your download, click on the Hornet icon and simply enter your contacts' .TEL names. All of their contact details are instantly downloaded.

"I've been using early versions of the app for a month and have around 100 contacts in Hornet," said Matthew Lane, CTO of Webnames.ca. "Having complete, up to date contact information is a big change from my Outlook/Blackberry address book and adding a new contact takes seconds."

When your friends update or add new contact information, the updates are immediately propagated and can be seen on your Blackberry(R) when the .TEL name is refreshed.

Next time you meet someone, ask them what their .TEL name is and just enter it into Hornet. You will never have to exchange paper business cards again!

Access to personal data can be limited by marking it as private and electing to share it only with people you authorize and is supported in the Hornet application.

Support & FAQs: http://www.hornethub.com/support/

Download now: http://www.hornethub.com/download/ or http://hortnet.tel

Get a .TEL name: http://hornethub.com or http://www.webnames.ca

About Webnames.ca

Webnames.ca Inc. is an internet solutions company with experience dating back to 1987. A spin-off from the internet pioneers who founded the .CA domain name,Webnames.ca has expertise with specialized domains such as .TEL, corporate domain name management and numerous Internet services. Webnames.ca's reliability and exceptional customer service is complemented by robust systems and online tools which help customers get the most from their Internet presence. For more information, visit www.webnames.ca.

About dot-TEL

A .TEL name is a new way to pass personal or business contact information to someone by giving them one easy to remember name like Smith.tel or John.tel. .TEL allows users to securely store update and share their contact information - email addresses, phone numbers, websites, social networks, IM handles, location records and more - under a unique name like YourName.tel. .TEL works with any device that connects to the internet. A single click off a mobile device instantly connects friends and contacts to .TEL owners.

Contact Information

  • Webnames.ca Inc.
    Heidi Fehlauer
    Marketing and Communications
    604-633-3097
    www.Webnames.ca