SOURCE: iambic, Inc.

September 16, 2008 13:10 ET

Handango Names iambic Palm OS Developer of the Year

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - September 16, 2008) - iambic, Inc., a leading provider of innovative productivity-enhancing software, today announced that Handango, Inc., the world's leading provider of smartphone content, has named iambic "Developer of the Year" for Palm OS. The award was bestowed during Handango's eighth annual partner summit, the "Handango Future Forum," which took place last week in San Francisco.

iambic's portfolio of Palm OS products includes Agendus, a fully-integrated, personal information manager (PIM) that has been optimized for Centro/Treo smartphones, YourCall, a comprehensive, multi-faceted solution for Centro/Treo call management, that provides a selection of actions that can be taken before, during and after a call, and Vehicle Manager, for proactively tracking and managing car-related vitals (gas fill-ups, services performed, etc.). Agendus for Palm OS has held top positions on the Handango Yardstick, a bi-annual report on the state of the mobile content industry.

"We were impressed with iambic's commitment to improving the customer experience of its product offerings," said Alex Bloom, vice president, content and international, Handango. "As the smartphone market evolves, it is great to know there is a developer who is continuously innovating for Palm OS users, while also looking into ways to offer its expertise on other platforms, such as Windows Mobile and BlackBerry."

"Handango has been an excellent distribution partner," said Adriano Chiaretta, chief operating officer of iambic. "We find working with them an enjoyable experience and look forward to expanding our relationship to include our new offerings for the Palm OS, Windows Mobile and BlackBerry platforms."

About iambic, Inc:

iambic is a leading provider of innovative productivity-enhancing software applications that help individuals and business organizations everywhere save time, manage their activities more effectively and get the most out of their handheld computers (smartphones and PDAs). The company's product line includes the award-winning, fully-integrated, personal information manager Agendus Professional (Palm OS and Windows Mobile), Agendus for Windows, Agendus Mail, Health & Diet Manager (Palm OS and Windows Mobile), Propel, YourCall and a growing Windows Mobile portfolio that includes GoogHelper, TripTracker, and Vehicle Manager. Founded in 1994, iambic is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California. More information is available at www.iambic.com.

About Handango

Handango is the leading provider of smartphone applications globally for the BlackBerry®, Palm®, Windows Mobile™, Symbian OS™, and Linux platforms. Leveraging its 140,000+ apps, network of 23,000+ content partners, and vast distribution network, Handango delivers top-selling mobile applications including games, business and entertainment apps and productivity tools to millions of consumers. Applications can be downloaded via www.handango.com, partner Web sites, SD cards and Handango's proprietary on-device catalog, InHand, the industry's leading content delivery platform that allows consumers to purchase mobile apps directly from their smartphone and download them over the air. Handango's unparalleled content expertise has attracted numerous mobile industry partners including Microsoft, Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile, AT&T, and AOL. For more information, visit http://corp.handango.com.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Annie Gladue
    iambic, Inc.
    415-302-8990
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