Yappn Corp.

Yappn Corp.

May 15, 2014 08:48 ET

Yappn Chat Unveils New Features Including 3rd Party Global Messaging

New features enable a more seamless real-time multilingual global chat experience

NEW YORK, NEW YORK--(Marketwired - May 15, 2014) - Yappn Corp. ("Yappn" or "Company") (OTCQB:YPPN), the real-time language technology that allows members of the global community to communicate online, conduct e-commerce and facilitate customer services across nearly 70 languages, is pleased to announce that it is unveiling throughout May, a new and improved real-time multilingual chat platform. Yappn Chat has many innovative features; among them is the new SDK feature that allows 3rd parties to enable multilingual real-time chat in their native applications, creating the ability for online and mobile chat providers to service a global audience instantly.

Yappn's chat services allow users to only see comments, regardless of the language origin, in their preferred language, enabling them to have a clear understanding, in real-time about what the brand, media outlet or individual is communicating.

Yappn Chat 2.0 features include a topic search, which allows users who are in a chat room environment to locate an existing chat room or start a new chat instantly, the option to sign in using recognized social platforms, enhanced multi-language private messaging, full suite editing and an updated Graphic User Interface (GUI).

"We know billions of online messages are exchanged daily," said David Lucatch, Founder and CEO of Yappn. "In this day and age, language should no longer be a barrier to seamless worldwide communications. Yappn's Chat services platform will enable Yappn users to engage with our partners in real-time, in almost any language."

Yappn's goal is to enhance its current and future language services and technology offerings, as well as its app development program and partnerships to include Yappn Chat. Yappn plans to continue to evolve their FotoYapp platform and language technology services to provide users a seamless global communications experience for all.

For more information on Yappn or their new e-commerce platform, please visit www.yappn.com/ecommerce.

About Yappn

Yappn is a real-time multilingual company that amplifies brand messaging, helps conduct commerce and provides customer support by globalizing these experiences with its proprietary approach to language. Through its real-time multilingual amplification platform, Yappn eliminates the language barrier, allowing the free flow of communications in nearly 70 languages. Yappn has developed cost effective, unique and proprietary technology tools and services that create dynamic solutions that enhance a brands messaging, media, e-commerce and support platforms.

In addition to Yappn, FotoYapp (www.fotoyapp.com) provides consumers, brands and Influencers with the ability to share media content (images, video, audio, etc.) instantly across the global social sphere with all major social posts in a single environment in almost any language allowing global participants to interact with each other, regardless of their native tongue.

Yappn Corp. is publicly in the U.S. on the OTCQB - symbol "YPPN" and leading technology incubator, Intertainment Media Inc. (TSX VENTURE:INT)(OTCQX:ITMTF)(FRANKFURT:I4T) has a controlling interest in Yappn Corp.

For more information, please visit http://corporate.yappn.com

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Contact Information

  • Yappn Corp. - Corporate Contact
    David Lucatch
    Founder and CEO

    Yappn Corp. - Media Contact
    Chelsea Alexander
    Senior Account Executive - MBooth