A new standard is set for mobile application usability on Symbian handsets.
ATLANTA, GA March 23, 2009 – WorldMate, Inc., the industry leader in mobile travel services with over 2 million active customers worldwide, today announced it launched WorldMate 2009, a brand new version for Nokia smartphones. This free version is available on the over-the-air download site m.mobimate.com.
WorldMate 2009 presents a completely re-designed user experience making it even easier for travelers to access pertinent information while on the go. A new home screen welcomes users with a summary of key information such as the real-time status for upcoming flights. Other enhancements include a navigation scroll wheel for instant access to WorldMate’s numerous travel services, a cutting-edge graphical layout, and an exciting new color scheme.
“WorldMate 2009 sets a new standard in usability and further extends our company’s nine-year thought leadership in the mobile industry”, explains Nadav Gur, WorldMate’s CEO. “This major upgrade will make life on the road even better for the 1.7 million Nokia smartphone users who already rely on WorldMate as well as for the tens of millions around the globe who own NSeries and ESeries handsets such as the Nokia E71, N96 and XpressMusic 5800.”
More information is available at http://blog.worldmate.com/symbian
A runaway success with 100,000 new users joining the WorldMate ranks every month
LOS ANGELES, CA (October 20, 2008) — WorldMate, Inc., the company that has paved the way for mobile travel innovation since 2000 and serves frequent flyers and road warriors around the world, today announces that it now services over one million users on Nokia’s S60 platform. With more than 100,000 new Nokia owners signing up for WorldMate each month, more travelers than ever are managing their itineraries through their handsets.
Award-winning mobile travel service helps road warriors using Nokia’s popular platform avoid travel pitfalls
Los Angeles, CA (May 2, 2008) – WorldMate, Inc., the leading provider of mobile travel services for frequent fliers, today introduced flight alerts for Nokia S60 devices. Now, WorldMate for S60 users can automatically receive real-time updates directly on their mobile phones when their flights are canceled or delayed. In addition, travelers inconvenienced by last-minute changes can check updated flight schedules to quickly
rebook and save time at the airport.
Users of WorldMate for Nokia S60 simply enter their flight numbers directly into the mobile application. The WorldMate service acts as a ‘guardian angel’, watching over travelers’ itineraries and proactively notifying them of delays or cancellations. As flight schedules change, the service pushes personal alerts directly to the mobile device, and enables users to react within the application by referencing updated schedules to find suitable alternate flights.