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CLC Lodging Launches Free Android App for Customers.

WICHITA, Kan., Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CLC (The Computer Language Company Inc.) The publisher of this Encyclopedia. See About this product.  Lodging, a leading negotiator of workforce lodging rates, is pleased to announce that its Hotel Locator app for Android An open platform for cellphones from the Open Handset Alliance (OHA). Based on Linux, Android includes a library of Java classes for building mobile applications.

Android and GPhone
 is now available to CLC customers free of charge through the Google Play store.

By offering an easy-to-use hotel search tool using Android's built-in GPS capability to instantly map CLC hotels to a traveler's current location, CLC hopes to ease the busy business travel life for its customers.

"More than 90% of our customers take their mobile devices when they travel. Our goal is to offer CLC customers a streamlined, fast and friendly hotel search interface while on the road or when they don't have access to a personal computer," said Tim Downs

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Tim Downs is an American author best known for his Bug Man series of novels featuring forensic entomologist Dr. Nick Polchak.
, President at CLC Lodging. "Our customers are busy road warriors. The ability to instantly map and get directions to the closest CLC partner hotel is a tremendous benefit to our travelers. Our iPhone app, also introduced this year, has been very well received and we are excited to provide our Android equipped travelers with the same instant mapping capability."

The new application is a private password-protected application that requires sign-up with CLC Lodging to access. The Hotel Locator mobile app takes full advantage of Android's native technology to allow users to:

* Easily search from CLC's broad network of hotels using the current location or by entering city, address or ZIP detail

* Map hotels using GPS technology and get directions in seconds

* Fine-tune hotel searches by distance and rate ranges

* Toggle To alternate back and forth between two states.

toggle - To change a bit from whatever state it is in to the other state; to change from 1 to 0 or from 0 to 1. This comes from "toggle switches", such as standard light switches, though the word "toggle" actually refers to
 hotel search results quickly between a hotel list and map view

* Filter by breakfast, high-speed Internet and truck parking

* View hotel details, amenities and photos

* One-tap dial to the hotel to make reservations

* Access CLC's 24-hour Traveler Support Center support line

To start saving on business lodging, call (866) 857-9783 or e-mail: sales@clclodging.com. Smaller companies can receive free membership by using the keycode "APPNEWS" during registration at www.CheckINNcard.com or by calling (866) 857-9747, Option 1.

CLC Lodging (www.clclodging.com) is a division of FleetCor, the Global Fleet Card Company. CLC has more than 30 years experience as a leading provider of lodging management programs to businesses, serving thousands of clients in North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere. . CLC's clients purchase more than 10 million room nights annually across CLC's proprietary network of thousands of hotels.

For Media Inquiries, Contact: Denny Marlin Director of Marketing CLC Lodging 316.771.7057 (direct) dmarlin@clclodging.com

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