SOURCE: Flycell, Inc.

Flycell, Inc.

August 13, 2009 12:59 ET

Flycell Delivers Mobile Sports Alerts to Fans Across America

New Flycell Premium Text Service Keeps Football Buffs in the Game With Up-to-the-Minute Alerts on Their Favorite NFL Teams

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - August 13, 2009) - Flycell, Inc. (www.Flycell.com), the popular mobile and online media and entertainment company, is making it easy for football fans everywhere to keep up with their favorite National Football League (NFL) teams with the introduction of Sports Alerts, a premium text alert service. Sports Alerts complement Flycell's already diverse and growing offering of online and mobile games and quizzes, all available at Flycell.com.

With the first week of the NFL Preseason kicking off August 13, Flycell's Sports Alerts give football fans an easy way to keep up on the scores for their favorite teams with mobile text alerts delivered right to their phones. A premium SMS alert subscription service, Sports Alerts send any number of in-game or final score updates for a user's selected team(s) direct to their mobile phone. Sports Alerts is just one of the many Flycell offerings that can be selected using credits from a $9.99/month Flycell ClubPack subscription. Did the 49ers crush the Raiders in the Battle of the Bay? Did "da Bears" defeat the Giants? Find out with Sports Alerts from Flycell.com.

"Sports Alerts is a quick and fun way to get the latest information on your favorite teams even if you can't be there in person," says Lindsey Weinger, VP Web Experience at Flycell. "Fans get their selected team's final scores delivered in real-time, right to their mobile phone. And with the option for in-game score alerts, fans can always be in the know on any scoring action, as soon as it happens."

In addition to keeping up on the latest NFL scores, Flycell's Sports Alerts allow fans to track and receive mobile text alerts for many other professional and college sports teams, including: Major League Baseball (MLB), Major League Soccer (MLS), the National Hockey League (NHL), the National Basketball Association (NBA), and the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) Football and Basketball.

How to use Sports Alerts

Anyone can visit http://www.flycell.com/sports-alerts/ to get started with Sports Alerts. Simply go to the Sports Alert page, select your sport and team, and opt-in to the Sports Alerts service. Fans will receive a text message with their personalized PIN code to confirm their subscription. With a Sports Alert subscription fans can receive as many different team updates as they want.

Flycell ClubPack subscribers get the Sports Alerts service for only two credits. For just $9.99/month Flycell ClubPack subscribers receive 10 credits/per month to spend on cool mobile downloads, like ringtones and wallpapers, and other fun mobile products like games and applications.

Once a fan is subscribed, they can text HELP to 69999 to get help and text STOP to unsubscribe to Sports Alerts.

Visit http://www.flycell.com/sports-alerts/ to follow your favorite team today.

About Flycell

Flycell, Inc. is a leading mobile and online media and entertainment destination. Flycell lets people from all walks of life personalize their phones with the mobile content that reflects their own unique tastes in entertainment, sports, games and more. The company partners with media companies and mobile network operators globally that utilize Flycell's cutting edge multimedia applications and services. Headquartered in New York, N.Y. and launched in 2005, Flycell is a wholly-owned subsidiary of wireless services company Acotel Group (MIL: ACO). For more information concerning Flycell visit: http://www.flycell.com.

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