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YourVersion Launches Real-Time Discovery iPhone App at Twiistup(January 28, 2010)
LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/28/10 -- Twiistup -- Real-time discovery engine YourVersion debuted its new iPhone App today at Twiistup, a startup showcase where ten promising companies are invited to present to investors, entrepreneurs, and media. YourVersion continuously brings you new, relevant web content tailored to your specific interests. YourVersion also makes it easy to bookmark and share pages via email, Facebook, and Twitter.
YourVersion launched at the TechCrunch50 Conference in September 2009 where it won the People's Choice Award. YourVersion has been featured by leading press and bloggers such as Robert Scoble, Wired, ReadWriteWeb, and the San Jose Mercury News.
YourVersion CEO and founder Dan Olsen stated, "The real-time web is creating more valuable content each day. However, the firehose of information has overwhelmed the limited time people have available to find and consume relevant web content. YourVersion's real-time discovery engine was built to solve that problem and help users easily stay on top of their interests. The new YourVersion iPhone App extends these benefits to give users the best mobile discovery experience available."
The free YourVersion iPhone App lets you stay on top of your interests on the go. YourVersion is excited to announce the release of a major update to its iPhone App (version 1.2). Features include:
-- Discover the latest news, blogs, tweets, and webpages relevant to your specific interests
-- Use Facebook Connect for quick signup and login
-- Add new interests on the fly
-- Share stories via email and Twitter with automatic URL-shortening
-- Delete stories you no longer want to see
-- "Thumbs up" stories to add them to your "Thumbed" list on the YourVersion website
The new app is available on the iTunes Store. YourVersion also offers a mobile-optimized website at m.yourversion.com.
Founded in 2007, YourVersion is a personalized, real-time discovery engine that finds new, relevant content tailored to your interests. YourVersion also makes it easy to bookmark and share pages via email, Facebook, and Twitter. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, YourVersion, Inc., is a bootstrapped startup founded by consumer Web veteran Dan Olsen. Visit www.yourversion.com to learn more.
Twiistup is a showcase for innovation, a platform for thought leaders and an audience of entrepreneurs, media and investors all wrapped in the stylized environment of a Hollywood production.
CEO and Founder, YourVersion
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