Windows Mobile has always been one of the most capable mobile platforms available, but there is no question new entrants have increased competition in the market
London, UK (PRWEB) December 8, 2009
Rummble, the easiest way to find people and places nearby you love, today announced the public availability of Rummble for Windows® Phone at Heroes of the Mobile Screen event in London (http://www.mobileheroes.net/). With this launch, Rummble is set to opens new doors for Windows Phone, making it's unique personalised real-time recommendations platform available for the first time on Windows® Marketplace for Mobile, using a touch-optimised interface compatible with Windows Mobile 6.5 & 6.1
"We are excited to be working closely with Rummble, and by having their latest and most up-to-date release on our Marketplace, our Windows Phone customers will have access to one of the best and most powerful location based services available today," said David Weeks, the Marketing Manager for Windows Phone.
Rummble empowers people to become an influencer among their own social circle. Anyone using Rummble can, rate, share, & review any location, and with Rummbles patent pending technology, the service delivers personalised results to users learning their tastes as they go.
Most services re-publish directories containing the same bars, restaurants and hotels where as Rummble is designed to help you create and share the "long tail" of local content in the physical world; be that a museum, a favourite park bench, meeting place, salon, dog walk, public art or hiking spot.
Features in version one of Rummble for Windows Phone include:
Discover personalised recommendations nearby, quickly and easily
Check-in to any venue and notify your group of friends instantly
Show the buzz from specific venues in real-time from the twittersphere
Find out where your friends are and what they are doing
Connect Rummble to Twitter, Facebook, Bebo and Linked-In
Rummble for Windows Phone fits neatly into peoples business and personal life, whether they're looking for a meeting spot with colleagues at a conference or hoping for serendipitous meeting with friends while out on the tiles.
"Windows Mobile has always been one of the most capable mobile platforms available, but there is no question new entrants have increased competition in the market" said Andrew J Scott, Rummble Founder "Windows Phone 6.5 is an important upgrade and with over 30 new handsets launching in 2010 that is many millions of people who we want to be Rummbling around the world!"
Get Rummble by searching for it in the Marketplace on your handset. Windows Mobile 6.0 and 6.1 users can install Marketplace here:
Rummble makes it as easy to find people and places nearby you’ll love. As a location based social search and discovery tool, Rummbles enables users to find personalised recommendations for a location very quickly. Instead of a traditional search, Rummble uses an algorithm that creates a personal ‘trust network’ for each user by calculating who they trust for different types of content. Rummble is built by a small but passionate team based in London, England. The award winning start-up was Founded by serial entrepreneur Andrew J Scott and CTO Clive Cox.
You can find more information on Rummble’s blog http://blog.rummble.com or follow them on Twitter @Rummble or email@example.com
About Windows Phone
Information about the latest updates and new Windows phones is available at: http://www.windowsphone.co.uk
Additional information about Windows phones can be found at http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/newsroom/mobile/default.mspx.
Andrew Scott, Founder & CEO, Rummble
Email: business (at) rummble (at) com
Windows Phone Marketing Manager
Phone: +44 118 909 3320
Email: david.weeks (at) microsoft (dot) com