13 Jul 2010

Paltalk Brings Their Popular Online Community to Handheld Devices

NEW YORK, July 13, 2010 -- Paltalk, the leading real-time, video-based community with more than 4 million active members, today announced the release of its mobile application in both the Blackberry and iPhone app stores. The app allows Paltalk users to stay connected with their friends and family, as well as utilize a number of key Paltalk features, through their iPhone and BlackBerry smartphones.

The Paltalk Mobile App provides handheld access to many of the Paltalk features to which users are already accustomed, including:
• Connectivity with Paltalk friends through instant message
• Ability to update their status or customize their latest away message and meet new friends by searching over 3 million profiles
• Administrative access to all their privacy settings and account information from their phone or iPad 

"Current mobile platform technology has now advanced to the point that we can begin to showcase and offer Paltalk features and functionality to our members on-the-go," said Jason Katz, CEO of Paltalk. "The Paltalk Mobile Application enables our users to stay active in the Paltalk community using the features they already love, no matter where their schedules might take them."

The mobile app is available to all Paltalk members for free. 

Blackberry users can download the Paltalk app here:

Iphone users can download the Paltalk app from the app store by searching for "Paltalk":

About Paltalk
Paltalk is the premier provider of software and technology for real-time, rich media, interactive social networking. The Paltalk platform powers the largest collection of video-based communities and has continued to grow since it was launched in 1998. Paltalk now boasts millions of active members with nearly 100,000 people simultaneously chatting in rooms engaged in lively dialogues, meeting new friends, trading stock tips, singing karaoke and attending family reunions.

Paltalk has a long history of technical innovation. Paltalk owns nine issued patents, and currently has five patent applications pending at the US Patent & Trademark Office. Paltalk's patents cover core technology related to multiplayer online video games and video conferencing. Paltalk supports IM pals on Facebook, Google Talk, MSN, AOL, Yahoo, and ICQ and is available as a free download.

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Justin Finnegan
Horn Group, Inc.