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SHAPE Services Brings Business Card Reader to BlackBerry

STUTTGART, Germany and BOSTON, Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- SHAPE Services, the leading developer of mobile instant messaging, social networking and multimedia applications, announced today the BlackBerry release of its bestselling Business Card Reader app.
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SHAPE Services Brings Portable Business Card Reader to iPhone

STUTTGART, Germany and BOSTON, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- SHAPE Services, the leading developer of mobile instant messaging, social networking and multimedia applications, announced today the release of Business Card Reader app for iPhone.
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IM+ on iPhone Adds Twitter, Skype(TM) Chat and Gets Ready for Push Notifications!

BOSTON and STUTTGART, Germany, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- SHAPE Services, maker of IM+, the number one multi-service mobile instant messenger on all mobile platforms, has released a major update 3.0 for its flagship iPhone version. IM+ 3.0 combines all popular messaging systems and social networks: Facebook® Chat, Yahoo®, AIM® / MobileMe®, MSN® / Windows Live®, ICQ®, Jabber®, Google™ Talk, MySpaceIM and now Skype™ Chat and Twitter. IM+ is the only mobile messenger to support the broadest range of popular services on all smartphones.

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Speech Recognition in IM+ revolutionizes mobile instant messaging

Orlando, FL-May 4, 2009-SHAPE Services GmbH, a leading developer of mobile instant messaging, social networking and multimedia applications, today announced the availability of a speech recognition feature in IM+, the best selling mobile instant messenger. SHAPE has joined forces with Yap Inc., pioneer of the first fully automated voice-to-text platform, to add the first of its kind, thumbs-free message dictation feature to IM+ for BlackBerry smartphones.
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IM+ for Skype for iPhone comes to App Store

STUTTGART, Germany and BOSTON, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- SHAPE Services announced the availability of its best selling cross-platform application IM+ for Skype in the App Store on iPhone and iPod Touch.

IM+ for Skype enables text chat and cost-effective calls to Skype contacts and to any phone numbers. Reliable callback technology is used for calls thus providing best phone call quality with no extra delays and latency typical for VoIP.

IM+ for Skype is available in App Store on iPhone under the Social Networking category.


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