Download Logo flyChat Redefines the ‘Social’ in Social Networking New iPhone app and social network encourages you to interact with people all a make new friends, and ‘network’ outside their existing network 07.17.2009 – Thornhill, Ontario – flyChat, a new social networking tool from Project1010, is sparking new conversations and new friendships everywhere. The Twitter Pitc iPhone application and social network enables people to broaden their social flyChat helps conversations horizons and connect with others with shared interests. Developed for the iPhone people togeth and iPod Touch, flyChat is available for download for $1.99 USD at the Apple App shared interes store. News Facts While other social networks essentially limit interactions to existing friends and flyChat, a n colleagues, flyChat’s unique social structure encourages users to talk to new is sparking people and make new friends outside the boundaries of their existing contacts. The new friends social app makes it easy to strike up conversations with strangers with similar people to br and connect interests or send messages to someone in a particular geographical area. interests flyChat inco Additionally, since the flyChat experience is centered around making new friends nature of th rather than just reconnecting with old ones, people may choose to hide their identity game-like ex if preferred for more anonymous and explorative conversations. • flyChat is new friends To spark a conversation, simply create a message and attach it to a ‘fly’ which then reconnectin carries the message to another member anywhere in the world. The recipient sees may choose the attached message, along with the sender’s profile. Defined theme categories — preferred fo explorative such as sports, humor, news — ensure that messages are sent to the right Color-coded audience. In addition to sending flies, members can subscribe to theme channels to alert user and receive messages of interest from others in the flyChat community. The more or a soon-to messages someone sends, the more they’ll receive in return. world, with away their f flyChat offers a network system with four main networks: World, Country, City, and into fireflies Institution (workplaces and schools). As a result, it’s possible to send a news- Developed f related fly to flyChat members in a specific city. Or, users can choose to send a Touch, flyC random message to a stranger across the world, just like a high-tech message in a download f bottle. App store. Resource Li “Traditional social networking sites have done a great job in re-connecting us with Link to flyCh an old childhood friend or colleagues from our first job. However, the typical dynamic flyChat Sum on these sites segregates us in existing networks,” said Dima Novik, president and co-founder at Project1010. “We wanted to put a new spin on the concept of social Tags iphone, app networking to promote external conversations and new relationships.” flychat, chat, messaging, “Potential uses are virtually endless with this global, open system. For example, you can make new connections in Australia prior to an upcoming trip, chat with a global community about carbon emissions or the latest NBA trade, and practice Portuguese with a new friend in Brazil,” Novik continued. flyChat incorporates the entertaining nature of the iPhone to create a fun, gamelike experience. Color-coded flies buzz on the screen to alert users if they’ve received a message from a known friend or a soon-to-be friend from across the world. Using the iPhone’s touch screen, people can attract or frighten away their flies. And at night, flies turn into fireflies and light up the screen. As expected with a social networking tool, members can decorate their profile page with a photo and express themselves adding messages to a friend’s Wall. In addition, points and medals are awarded based on the number of new connections and friends made. Download flyChat for your iPhone and iPod Touch and start expanding your social network today. About Project1010 Project1010 was founded in 2002 as a self-funded startup focusing on software development in the wide area of advanced technologies. We are growing with the technology and continuously extending our portfolio from client-server and content management to e-commerce and social networks. We have also entered a new area of mobile software to take advantage of the recent success of new mobile platforms introduced by Apple and Google. 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