SOURCE: Metiscan, Inc

Metiscan, Inc

October 06, 2009 10:15 ET

Taptopia Announces Tap Groups App

Metiscan Subsidiary Begins Its Roll Out of Enterprise iPhone Applications

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - October 6, 2009) - Metiscan, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MTIZ), a holding company focused on growing its organization by making key acquisitions and developing companies and emerging technologies, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Taptopia, Inc., Tap Groups App is now available for download in the Apple App Store.

Tap Groups delivers the tools needed to quickly create, delete and manage Contact groups on an iPhone or iPod touch. Unfortunately, until now iPhone and iPod touch users could only view and edit contact groups on their iPhone or iPod touch if they used their Mac or PC. The Tap Groups application by Taptopia overcomes this limitation. The Tap Groups application has been designed for enterprise iPhone users.

Tap Groups Key Application Features Include:

--  Create and delete Contact app Groups
--  Add and remove members in a Group
--  Easily view/edit groups for a Contact
--  Quickly remove Groups
--  Simple User Interface
--  Works with iPhones and iPod touches running version 3.0 software or

Download the Taptopia Tap Groups App from the Apple App Store. View Taptopia's Tap Groups online Tutorials. Provide feedback about our application on our website using our User Voice Feedback forum.

"We are excited to launch our first enterprise App to the Apple App Store," commented Matt Glover, Taptopia's Executive Vice President. "Tap Groups is ideal for business users that need to organize their Contacts into Groups directly on their iPhone, without using a Mac or PC. We have setup a Feedback forum on our website, powered by User Voice, where users can provide recommendations and vote for new features that they are interested in seeing in our existing applications or ideas related to new applications they would find beneficial."

Additionally, Taptopia will be showcasing a new and innovative iPhone Event Service at Expo! Expo! 2009, IAEE's Annual Meeting & Exhibition 2009 to be held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA, 8-10 December 2009 through a partnership with the International Association of Exhibitions and Events™ (IAEE).

Taptopia's Event Service enables attendees and exhibitors the ability to navigate event schedule details, exhibitor information and the exhibit floor before, during, and after the event all from Apple iPhones. The Company's unique service provides attendees with pre-event, event and post-event planning and networking tools, plus real-time event notifications and updates and the ability to compile and export critical event information.

About Metiscan, Inc.

Metiscan, Inc. is a holding company focused on growing its organization by making key acquisitions and developing companies and emerging technologies. Previously, Metiscan had been focused on healthcare related businesses and is currently pursuing acquisitions and opportunities related to healthcare and non-healthcare products and services.

Metiscan operates FirstView EHR, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary, that provides end-to-end IT services for diagnostic imaging facilities including web based electronic healthcare records (EHR), workflow efficiency, PACS administration, long-term archiving, professional IT services and strategic consulting. Metiscan operates Schuylkill Open MRI, Inc., a majority owned subsidiary that is an independent diagnostic testing facility (IDTF) providing Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) services. Metiscan also operates Taptopia, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary that provides design and development services for Smartphone platforms. Metiscan also operates Shoreline Employment Services, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary that provides employment services and benefits to all of Metiscan's subsidiaries and intends to provide such services to third parties in the future.

Safe Harbor Statement: Certain of the statements made in this press release constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 27E of the Securities Act of 1934. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other unknown factors that could cause Metiscan's actual results to be materially different from the historical results or from any future results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Statements contained in this release that are not historical facts may be deemed to be forward-looking statements. In addition to statements that explicitly describe such risks and uncertainties, readers are urged to consider statements labeled with the terms "believes," "belief," "intends," "anticipates" or "plans" to be uncertain and forward-looking. The Company does not intend to update any of the forward-looking statements after the date of this release to conform these statements to actual results or to changes in its expectations, except as may be required by law.

Contact Information

  • Taptopia Contact for Enterprise Applications:
    Matt Glover
    Voice: +1 (972) 479.8822
    Email Contact

    Investor Relations Contact:
    Dylan Yarter
    Voice: +1 (214) 872-6570
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