TrueContext Mobile Solutions Corporation

February 10, 2011 14:55 ET

Addition of Android Compatibility and New Data-Capture Features Expand Addressable Market for ProntoForms

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 10, 2011) - TrueContext Mobile Solutions Corporation, ("TrueContext" or "the Company") (TSX VENTURE:TMN), a mobile data solutions company, today announced significant enhancements to its flagship product ProntoForms. Compatibility with the popular Android operating system and the addition of barcode-scanning features make the data-collection platform one of the most advanced and accessible in the industry.

The newest release of ProntoForms is now compatible with the Android platform, enabling customers either directly or through AT&T to utilize the product. (Read AT&T press release: "AT&T Extends Workbench Mobile Application Platform to Android") ProntoForm's expansion onto Android smartphones and tablets adds to its existing stable of iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, PC Browser and Windows Mobile operating systems.

In addition, the ProntoForms platform now includes barcode scanning. The product already provides key data collection capabilities including signature capture, GPS location tracking, embedded pictures, calculations and a wide-range of other electronic form controls, which result in a simple, intuitive mobile handheld user experience. Using the cameras available on mobile smartphones, ProntoForms customers can now automatically scan a variety of 1- and 2-D barcodes directly into a mobile form.

TrueContext continues to actively protect its intellectual property, and has filed eight patent applications with respect to mobile forms and data collection technologies. The company was recently allowed an invention entitled "Contextual Computing System" which covers management and synchronization of end-user devices. This patent complements the recently received US patent #7,774,504 on "Policy-Driven Mobile Forms Applications".

"With these platform additions, ProntoForms' powerful and easy to use solution is now available to more smartphone users for expanded use and functionality. By leveraging ProntoForms software with smartphone devices, enterprises can streamline their business functions across their mobile workforce in minutes - with no programming required," said Alvaro Pombo, Chief Executive Officer, TrueContext. "We are pleased with these two new patent advancements. Protecting our technology innovation is critical to our continued success and the value we provide our customers. "


TrueContext ProntoForms™ enables organizations to mobilize business processes in minutes, increasing productivity and eliminating the use of paper. Workgroups can create their own forms, capture data from the field, and then report and act on mission critical information, all in real time and in a secured and managed cloud environment. The data in the field is captured on commonly deployed mobile devices, such as Android, BlackBerry, Windows Mobile, Web browsers and iPhone devices.

ProntoForms™ is the trademark of TrueContext Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of TrueContext.

Established in 2001, TrueContext is a pioneer in the creation and utilization of easy to use Mobile Data Collection applications. TrueContext's flagship product, ProntoForms™ ( simplifies field data capture and extends the most powerful business applications to nearly any mobile device. This award-winning, patent-pending technology allows non-technical customers to securely build, manage and deploy a wide variety of forms for mobile workforce management. For questions or additional information, please contact TrueContext at or at +1.877.668.6438.

Certain information in this press release may constitute forward-looking information. This information is based on current expectations that are subject to significant risks and uncertainties that are difficult to predict. Actual results might differ materially from results suggested in any forward-looking statements. The Corporation assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those reflected in the forward looking-statements unless and until required by securities laws applicable to the Corporation. Neither the TSXV nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSXV) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. Additional information identifying risks and uncertainties is contained in the Corporation's filings with the Canadian securities regulators, which filings are available at

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Contact Information

  • TrueContext Mobile Solutions Corporation
    Alvaro Pombo
    Chief Executive Officer
    613.599.8288 ext. 1111