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Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom, 2008/07/01 - XS2TheWorld has won a bronze award in the category "Best Handset application" for their "Mobile Speaking Travel Guides" at the international Mobile Content Award (MCA) conference 2008.
XS2TheWorld was nominated earlier for both 'best handset application' and 'best entertainment service' by the judging panel at the Mobile Content Awards (MCA).
"We are delighted by the MCA award as we were competing with some globally recognised players; this is an important endorsement for our mobile application. We have been gaining real momentum with brands, global ad agencies and customers around the world who similarly have recognised the effectiveness and simplicity of both our Java application and mobile platform.” said: CEO and co-founder Sander Munsterman.
XS2TheWorld has developed the world's first 'speaking mobile travel application' that turns your phone into a multilingual holiday or business lifeline. The application contains hundreds of phrases for each of the current 20 languages supported. Not only does it display the phrases on your screen phonetically, it fluently speaks them in the local language. In addition the XS2 'Mobile City Guide' provides all kinds of directions to the best restaurants, bars and tourist places of interest, including pictures.
The XS2 consumer travel products can be downloaded from the XS2TheWorld website.
XS2TheWorld is an international operating mobile content creator who has a strong focus on mobile applications for B2C and mobile marketing and branding solutions for B2B.
XS2 also executes long-term mobile strategies for companies. XS2TheWorld also provides customized Mobile Marketing & Branding solutions such as Branded Event Guides for sponsoring of large (Sports) Events. Our partners & clients include Orange, Nokia, Samsung, Ogilvy, Guinness, BBC, KLM, Cheaptickets, Namco, and many others. The applications are available for almost all mobile phones today (Java, Symbian, Windows mobile, Blackberry, Google Android).
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