We are very pleased that RIM chose our application for the initial launch. We've been working with them since they first announced App World, but really didn't know until a couple of days ago if we would make the cut
New Paltz, NY (PRWEB) April 3, 2009
duzine.com, an award-winning mobile software company and boutique consulting firm, today announced their support and participation in the BlackBerry App World(TM) launch.
"We are very pleased that RIM chose our application for the initial launch. We've been working with them since they first announced App World, but really didn't know until a couple of days ago if we would make the cut," said Mark Desmery, founder, duzine.com.
WordScore was a finalist in the 2007 MOTODEV Game Developer challenge and spread virally from a few beta-testers to dozens of rabid users. "We gave it away to friends and family during the initial development back in 2006 and sort of forgot about it until the middle of 2008. Around that time we started shutting the servers down to cut costs and suddenly got emails from dozens of people we didn't even know. That's when we realized we had a hit," said Desmery.
WordScore is available for $4.99 on Handango, Mobihand, and Research in Motion's BlackBerry AppWorld. A version for Nokia's upcoming OVI store is in the works and other mobile titles are planned.
duzine.com LLC is an award-winning mobile developer and IT consulting firm. Established in 2001, it has emerged as an innovator in the mobile location based services field. They've been honored three times as semi-finalists in the prestigious NAVTEQ Global LBS Challenge (2007, 2008, 2009), and as a finalist in the 2007 MOTODEV Game Developer's Challenge. The company focuses on emerging technologies and continues to push the envelope of both web and mobile development.
For further information, please contact:
Mark Desmery, +1-845-494-1025
or visit http://www.duzine.com/