If you have a Symbian smartphone (Nokia, Sony Ericsson, Motorola, Samsung, among Nimbuzz!) you are going to want to stop what you are doing RIGHT NOW and download
Why? Not only will you get messaging, chat, and cheap international calling — you also get what may be the most powerful Twitter app for the Symbian platform, as well as pop-up notifications for chats and events — all with Nimbuzz running in the background. Have a touch screen? Nimbuzz has added kinetic scrolling to give you the best multimedia experience on your Symbian phone. The Nimbuzz mobile VoIP messaging applicaton integrates these features with your social networks and instant messaging clients (Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Hyves, MSN, ICQ, Google Talk, AIM, etc). The free application has been so popular that T-Mobile USA recently launched their TAP phone with Nimbuzz preinstalled.
Nimbuzz is currently being used by more than 13 million users worldwide, with another 40,000 new users being added daily. Interested? Read on for the full press release.
@Nimbuzz Loves @Twitter!
Releases new Symbian client with industry-first Pop
Up Notifications and sophisticated Twitter functionality
San Francisco, 10 DECEMBER 2009 – Nimbuzz,
the award-winning new-generation mobile operator & social network
aggregator, has today launched its Symbian 2.2 client packed with new features
including a world first for Symbian handsets, pop up notifications, and full
From today, Nimbuzz users on Symbian can enjoy
integration with the world’s fastest-growing social network, as Nimbuzz
incorporates a feature-rich Twitter client that includes Timelines, Direct
Messaging, Searches, Trends and Profiles, and outperforms standalone Twitter
A groundbreaking world first for Symbian handsets is
the introduction of pop-up notifications, notifying users of
incoming chats and events, while the application runs in the background.
Further significant additions to the Symbian update include kinetic
scrolling for 5th edition touch screen phones, new chat
screen and contact list layout, chat history, plus a direct link to the
NimbuzzOut rate calculator for international calls have also been added.
Available as a free download from Symbian app stores, such as Nokia’s
Ovi Store, and from >,
the new Nimbuzz for Symbian is unique in offering a centralised messaging
client with the most comprehensive all-in one feature set – VoIP calls, Instant
Messaging and file-sharing with the world’s most popular social networks, plus
presence, profiles, location and now Twitter – making it the ‘must have’
application for Symbian users.
The Symbian release comes at a time of phenomenal
growth for Nimbuzz; having passed the 13 million registration milestone last
month, Nimbuzz now enjoys a current growth rate of over a million new
registrations each month (that’s a new Nimbuzz user every 3 seconds!), an
active user base of over 30% and an international user footprint of 220
countries, covering every corner of the globe.
Evert-Jaap Lugt, founder & CEO of Nimbuzz commented: “We are
delighted to announce the integration of Twitter with our new Symbian client.
Nimbuzz for Symbian is by far our most sophisticated client and the only
product available to offer users such a comprehensive range of features and
such a complete communications experience on one.”
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