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Vlingo Corporation, Cambridge, Mass., one of the world's leading providers of intelligent voice applications that turn your words into action, has released a new feature 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
 devices users called "SuperDialer."

Vlingo's original voice dialer connects users with people from a personal address book while SuperDialer expands on that functionality by accessing an infinite phone book to bridge a connection with any business, anywhere, anytime. This groundbreaking functionality can be accessed quickly and easily by using Vlingo's Tap & Speak home screen widget Pronounced "wih-jit," for decades, the term has been a popular word for a generic "thing" when there is no real name for it. It is often used to describe examples of made-up products along with other fictitious names; for example, "10 widgets, 5 frabbits and 2 dingits. . Doing so instantaneously unlocks reviews, ratings, maps and directions in addition to one-click calling.

"Consumers who have experienced the convenience and safety of Vlingo have asked for more ways to use it on the go," said Dave Grannan, president & CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board.  at Vlingo. "Adding SuperDialer was a natural progression to the product. With Vlingo, people no longer need to use a phone book, call 411 or search the web just to call a business. Instead you can just say what you want to do and we turn your words into actions."

SuperDialer surpasses other voice dialing applications because it gives users the flexibility in how they access the information they need:

-- "Call Joe's Stone Crab in Miami Beach Miami Beach, city (1990 pop. 92,639), Dade co., SE Fla., on an island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean; inc. 1915. It is connected to Miami by four causeways. " -- "Call dentist" -- "Directions to Fenway Park Coordinates:


In addition to SuperDialer, Vlingo for Android(TM) can power most tasks on Android devices. Users can simply press the "Vlingo widget" to:

-- send text and email messages -- search the web using Google or Yahoo! -- update Twitter status -- open built-in and 3rd party applications -- speak into any application with the Vlingo Everywhere voice keyboard -- SafeReader -- hear incoming text & email messages while you drive

Availability, Compatibility and Price

Vlingo is available for Android 2.x and above. U.S. users can download Vlingo on device from the Android Market. Click here to see SuperDialer in action.

For a limited time only, Vlingo for Android(TM) is available for a one-time fee of $9.99.

About Vlingo

Vlingo's intelligent voice applications turn your words into action. Simply speak to your phone to connect with the people, businesses and activities that are important to you. Vlingo is the safest and easiest way to get things done while on the go. Send text and email messages, search the web, use Google maps, update Twitter and more. Founded in 2006, Vlingo is backed by Charles River Ventures, Sigma Partners, Yahoo! and AT&T and headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

For more information, visit or call 617/283-2285.
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Date:Jul 30, 2010

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