SOURCE: Metiscan, Inc.

Metiscan, Inc.

February 22, 2011 09:00 ET

Taptopia's Digital Show Guide™ Now Available With International Language Support for BlackBerry and iOS Smartphones

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - February 22, 2011) -  Taptopia, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Metiscan, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MTIZ) and a provider of mobile technology solutions for event organizers, convention centers and their related vendors, today announced that Taptopia's Digital Show Guide™ is now available with International Language Support for BlackBerry and iOS Smartphones.

The multi-language version of the DSG is a native Smartphone App that enables event attendees to navigate conference schedules, convention exhibitors as well as build their own list of event favorites in their native device language. Taptopia's multi-language DSG App works with today's most popular BlackBerry and iOS platforms. Connectivity is not required.

"We look forward to the release of the DSG for a Spanish-based event this week," commented Michael Foster, EVP of Sales and Marketing for Taptopia. "We have been receiving requests for our DSG in various languages from around the world and with our most recent language enhancements we can now fulfill these requests."

In a recent report published by Gartner in Feb. 2011, RIM, the manufacturer of BlackBerry Smartphones, sold 47.4M units or 16% of the market share in 2010. Apple, the manufacturer of iOS Smartphones, sold 46.6 units or 15.7% of the market share in 2010. Both manufacturers represent the mass majority of the Smartphones that attendees and exhibitors use at meetings, tradeshows and conventions.

About Taptopia, Inc.
Taptopia, a provider of mobile technology solutions, is headquartered in Dallas, TX and provides its solutions to event organizers, convention centers, and their related vendors. For more information about Taptopia and all of its services, please visit or call 972-479-8822. Taptopia is a wholly owned subsidiary of Metiscan, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MTIZ).

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Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Michael Foster
    Taptopia, Inc.
    (972) 479-8822