NEW YORK, June 22, 2011 -- Paltalk, the leading real-time, video-based community with over 70 million downloads, announced today the release of an enhanced version of its iPhone app complete with new multiple video capability within chat rooms. The free app allows users to join existing chat rooms, view multiple simultaneous video streams within the rooms, participate in group chats via text and chat one-on-one via IM or text. The app is currently also available for Android and Blackberry users.
The Paltalk Mobile App for iPhone allows users to access and experience the Paltalk social network directly from their handheld device. Major features of the Paltalk App for iPhone users include:
• Free Multiple Video Viewing in Chat Rooms
• Connect to Paltalk chat rooms on the go
• Landscape and portrait multi-view video modes in chat rooms
• Connect with Paltalk friends via IM and text chat
• Change status, login as invisible and customize away messages
• Meet new friends by searching over 3 million profiles
• Add, remove and block pals
• Manage alert and sound settings
• Login using any Paltalk nickname
• Forthcoming additions of 1:1 video broadcasting capabilities and publishing in a multi-party video conference
"From the earliest days of Paltalk, we have constantly sought new and innovative ways to connect individuals in a rich, real time format," says Jason Katz, CEO of Paltalk. "The recent introduction of our mobile app and today's addition of a video viewing feature is simply another example of our industry leading commitment to innovation."
The Paltalk mobile app is available for free from the iTunes App Store:
Additional information on the Paltalk app for Blackberry, iPhone and Android devices as well as access to the free download can be found at http://www.paltalk.com/mobile/.
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, singing karaoke and attending family reunions.
Paltalk has a long history of technical innovation. Paltalk owns 13 patents that 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.
For more information, please visit: http://www.paltalk.com.