SOURCE: Beejive

December 17, 2008 07:00 ET

BeejiveIM for iPhone Drops Price, Helps Last Minute Shoppers Fill Stockings

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - December 17, 2008) - BeejiveIM for iPhone is helping last minute shoppers find the best deals for their loved ones -- and themselves -- by offering this top iPhone App Store instant messaging application for only $12.99, down from $15.99. This native, highly customizable iPhone app supports AIM®/iChat®/MobileMe®, MSN®/Windows Live®, Yahoo!®, MySpace, GoogleTalk®, ICQ®, & Jabber, allowing users to access all of their IM clients from one user friendly interface. With BeejiveIM, users can experience the connectivity and full features of desktop instant messaging from your iPhone, making it much easier and cost-effective to communicate than via texting.

"Rather than agonizing over what kind of sweater to get your cousin or even what to get your finicky mother, why not help your friends and family download BeejiveIM to their iPhones. Get yourself a copy too and you can give you and your loved ones a gift that will last all year: the ability to keep in touch no matter where you are," said Kai Yu, founder and CEO, Beejive. "BeejiveIM lets you see who is available at that very moment, meaning you won't ever again have to play phone tag and you won't have to rely on those annual holiday letters to stay in touch. You can chat with family and friends for far less than the cost of a phone call -- or the cost of a text. Now, that is a gift that will keep giving."

Beejive will offer this special pricing starting at midnight PT on Wednesday, December 17th, until midnight PT on Saturday, December 27th. Please visit the iTunes App Store or follow the link from to take advantage of this deal.

About Beejive

Based in San Francisco, Beejive (pronounced \be-hiv\) is a privately held company specializing in the design and development of software for mobile devices. Founded in 2006, Beejive strives to become the world's premier developer of fast, reliable, and easy-to-use mobile software. BeejiveIM, the initial offering from Beejive's product portfolio, is a multi-protocol instant messaging client that connects the mobile user to the major instant messaging networks. BeejiveIM was created to address the lack of reliable, user friendly instant messaging applications available to mobile users. For more information, please visit

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